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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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Most family history researchers at some stage take the plunge and attend a genealogy conference or Expo. For some it might be one in your local area, for others it might be a national event in your country. While others go to the big international ones. Unlock The Past’s Australian History & Genealogy Expo is …
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Genealogy Notes 15-21 Sep 2016
It's been a week of catching up on lots of things. My reading pile has been reduced and lots of journals and magazines neatly filed on the bookshelves. Just about everyone one that I read had an idea to follow up or URLs to check out. Which of course then l...
It's been a week of catching up on lots of things. My reading pile has been reduced and lots of journals and magazines neatly filed on the bookshelves. Just about everyone one that I read had an idea to follow up or URLs to c...
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Rockstar Genealogists, Camden Conference & Other News - Genealogy Notes 8-14 Sep 2016
What a huge genealogy week! I'll start with the really exciting news first. Each year, John D Reid ( Canada's Anglo Celtic Connections ) conducts an online poll for Rockstar Genealogists around the world. It is always an honour to be nominated in the Austra...
What a huge genealogy week! I'll start with the really exciting news first. Each year, John D Reid (Canada's Anglo Celtic Connections) conducts an online poll for Rockstar Genealogists around the world. It is always an honour...
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Exciting Irish News, Camden Conference & Other News
The Society logo Tomorrow I head off for Canberra and my visit to AIATSIS (Australian Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies) before heading to Camden in New South Wales for the Cow Pastures and Beyond genealogy conference and family hi...
The Society logo Tomorrow I head off for Canberra and my visit to AIATSIS (Australian Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies) before heading to Camden in New South Wales for the Cow Pastures and Beyond ge...
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Some very good reasons to vote
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Congratulations to everyone on the list this year - whether in the business of genealogy or doing it as their vocation, it is a terrific international list. Please look over the list and vote for those who have inspired, educated, entertained and helped you on your genealogy journey.
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist looking at some Scottish discoveries, a book review and planning for the Adelaide geneaelogy expo coming up
It's been a week of catching up on lots of things. My reading pile has been reduced and lots of journals and magazines neatly filed on the bookshelves. Just about everyone one that I read had an idea to follow up or URLs to c...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist - awards, conferences and helping friends
What a huge genealogy week! I'll start with the really exciting news first. Each year, John D Reid (Canada's Anglo Celtic Connections) conducts an online poll for Rockstar Genealogists around the world. It is always an honour...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist - I've been having a wonderful time with the new free online Irish BDMs plus other news
The Society logo Tomorrow I head off for Canberra and my visit to AIATSIS (Australian Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies) before heading to Camden in New South Wales for the Cow Pastures and Beyond ge...
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Good to see the North Queensland Register on the Coming Soon list
News from the National Library of Australia’s historical newspaper department on Trove has been on the quiet side for a number of months. But with major funding cuts as well as loss of staff and services, it’s not surprising. While it’s sad to see the preservation of such an important part of Australia’s history being …
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist - a super busy week with the last of National Family History Month in 2016
A super big week and this blog is a little late but I have been busily notifying excited winners in the National Family History Month sponsors prizes giveaway. The draw took place after I gave my 18th talk for the month at th...
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End of National Family History Month 2016 & Other News - Genealogy Notes 25 Aug - 2 Sep 2016
A super big week and this blog is a little late but I have been busily notifying excited winners in the National Family History Month sponsors prizes giveaway. The draw took place after I gave my 18th talk for the month at the Noosaville Library. It was my ...
A super big week and this blog is a little late but I have been busily notifying excited winners in the National Family History Month sponsors prizes giveaway. The draw took place after I gave my 18th talk for the month at th...
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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
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Work
Occupation
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
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Bribie Island, Queensland
Previously
Brisbane, Queensland - Canberra, ACT - Melbourne, Victoria