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Shauna Hicks
Works at Shauna Hicks History Enterprises
Attended University of Queensland
Lives in Bribie Island, Queensland
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist - my genea holiday is about to start and National Family History Month is waiting for me when I get back!
There is nothing like impending holidays to focus one's mind and try to do everything before you leave. Of course it is not possible and I am now down to the last few absolutely essential things to do. This afternoon I fly ou...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist only 8 days until I leave on the Unlock the Past Baltic genealogy cruise - so much to do!
The countdown is now really on for my genealogy cruise to the Baltic with Unlock the Past Cruises. Only 8 days before I fly out and still so much to do. Although being coordinator of National Family History Month is a volunta...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist - Tasmania on my mind and Trove just keeps on delivering the family scandals!
Another big week and some amazing family discoveries in Trove (Australia's free digitised historical newspapers for overseas readers). More and more titles are being added - see the latest update of newspapers here. Now whene...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist another busy week of talks and getting ready for National Family History Month in August
Two presentations last week - my own at the Deception Bay library which went well with an enthusiastic crowd and lots of questions. If only I had a dollar for everyone who has chatted to me about their brick wall! The present...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist some great geneaevents coming up and Trove just keeps on giving
Most weeks I wonder how quickly the week has gone and then some times I ponder where the years have gone. This Diary is celebrating its 4th birthday on 1 July and the original reason it started was to simply demonstrate how q...
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I am going to all of them - a true geneafan! Is that a new geneaword +Jill Ball 
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Genea cruising and National Family History Month - Genealogy Notes 29 Jun - 7 Jul 2015
There is nothing like impending holidays to focus one's mind and try to do everything before you leave. Of course it is not possible and I am now down to the last few absolutely essential things to do. This afternoon I fly out for the UK where I will be joi...
There is nothing like impending holidays to focus one's mind and try to do everything before you leave. Of course it is not possible and I am now down to the last few absolutely essential things to do. This afternoon I fly ou...
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New Resources & NFHM 2015 - Genealogy Notes 22-28 Jun 2015
The countdown is now really on for my genealogy cruise to the Baltic with Unlock the Past Cruises . Only 8 days before I fly out and still so much to do. Although being coordinator of National Family History Month is a voluntary position it still requires a...
The countdown is now really on for my genealogy cruise to the Baltic with Unlock the Past Cruises. Only 8 days before I fly out and still so much to do. Although being coordinator of National Family History Month is a volunta...
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Tasmania, NFHM & Trove - Genealogy Notes 15-21 Jun 2015
Another big week and some amazing family discoveries in Trove (Australia's free digitised historical newspapers for overseas readers). More and more titles are being added - see the latest update of newspapers here . Now whenever I have a spare 15 minutes I...
Another big week and some amazing family discoveries in Trove (Australia's free digitised historical newspapers for overseas readers). More and more titles are being added - see the latest update of newspapers here. Now whene...
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Brickwalls, Old Dog, New Tricks - Genealogy Notes 8-14 Jun 2015
Two presentations last week - my own at the Deception Bay library which went well with an enthusiastic crowd and lots of questions. If only I had a dollar for everyone who has chatted to me about their brick wall! The presentation is on my website Resources...
Two presentations last week - my own at the Deception Bay library which went well with an enthusiastic crowd and lots of questions. If only I had a dollar for everyone who has chatted to me about their brick wall! The present...
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Geneatripping & NFHM 2015 - Genealogy notes 1-7 Jun 2015
Most weeks I wonder how quickly the week has gone and then some times I ponder where the years have gone. This Diary is celebrating its 4th birthday on 1 July and the original reason it started was to simply demonstrate how quickly you can set up a blog usi...
Most weeks I wonder how quickly the week has gone and then some times I ponder where the years have gone. This Diary is celebrating its 4th birthday on 1 July and the original reason it started was to simply demonstrate how q...
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Week 39 Old Age Pension Records in my personal #genealogy blog challenge 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015 http://www.shaunahicks.com.au/week-39-old-age-pension-records-in-52-weeks-of-genealogical-records-in-2015/ 
This personal genealogy blog challenge is to stimulate my own genealogy blogging efforts in 2014 – 2015 by focusing on a different kind of genealogical record each week. I wanted a challenge that reflected my own archival background as well as my own genealogy interests and there are probably ...
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Researcher, writer, archivist, family historian
Employment
  • Shauna Hicks History Enterprises
    Researcher, writer, archivist, family historian, present
  • Public Record Office Victoria
  • National Archives of Australia
  • Queensland State Archives
  • State Library of Queensland
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Currently
Bribie Island, Queensland
Previously
Brisbane, Queensland - Canberra, ACT - Melbourne, Victoria
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Avid genealogist, traveller, writer
Introduction
Retired archivist and librarian now indulging my time with family history research, writing and travelling. My website is www.shaunahicks.com.au
Education
  • University of Queensland
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Griffith University (QLD)
  • Mount St Michael's College Brisbane
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