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Shauna Hicks
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Attended University of Queensland
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Latest at Diary of an Australian Genealogist - I am at AFFHO Congress 2015 having a fantastic time - stay tuned for more news
It's not quite a week since the last Diary but I thought there should be at least one Diary post during AFFHO Congress 2015. I'm still adjusting to the new time zone and waking up late as my body is programmed to wake at the ...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist lots of exciting things happened this week. I love it when unexpected emails contain family information you have spent years looking for.
Last week's Diary brought the news of an exciting discovery of a WW1 ancestor's photograph. I'm happy to say that I have just been sent a photo of my great great grandmother's sister. As we have no photos at all on this line ...
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Week 35 Sporting records in mypersonal #genealogy blog challenge 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records 2015 http://www.shaunahicks.com.au/week-35-sporting-records-in-52-weeks-of-genealogical-records-in-2015/ #familyhistory
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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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist - not long to Congress now
I love blogging. I actually relax when I write and this week I managed to do two blogs. Week 34 in my 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015 is on Maps another fascinating resources for genealogy and family history research...
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With the AFFHO (Australasian Federation of Family History Organisations) Congress 2015 just over a week away now, many people are excited at attending this geneaevent which only happens every three years. Over the last few months, the three official Congress bloggers, Jill Ball, Pauleen Cass and ...
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Week 33 Church Records, my personal #genealogy blog challenge 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015 http://www.shaunahicks.com.au/week-33-church-records-in-52-weeks-of-genealogical-records-in-2015/#familyhistory
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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AFFHO Congress news: Genealogy notes 23-27 March 2015
It's not quite a week since the last Diary but I thought there should be at least one Diary post during AFFHO Congress 2015 . I'm still adjusting to the new time zone and waking up late as my body is programmed to wake at the same time each day. But I'm put...
It's not quite a week since the last Diary but I thought there should be at least one Diary post during AFFHO Congress 2015. I'm still adjusting to the new time zone and waking up late as my body is programmed to wake at the ...
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Google, photos, sporting ancestors:Genealogy notes 16 - 22 Mar 2015
Last week's Diary brought the news of an exciting discovery of a WW1 ancestor's photograph. I'm happy to say that I have just been sent a photo of my great great grandmother's sister. As we have no photos at all on this line I am super excited as she looks ...
Last week's Diary brought the news of an exciting discovery of a WW1 ancestor's photograph. I'm happy to say that I have just been sent a photo of my great great grandmother's sister. As we have no photos at all on this line ...
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WW1 Soldier Portraits, the first AFFHO Congress and women - Genealogy Notes 9-15 March 2015
I love blogging. I actually relax when I write and this week I managed to do two blogs. Week 34 in my 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015 is on Maps another fascinating resources for genealogy and family history research. The second blog was Thoughts o...
I love blogging. I actually relax when I write and this week I managed to do two blogs. Week 34 in my 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015 is on Maps another fascinating resources for genealogy and family history research...
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Crime, new books & a strange bird - Genealogy notes 1 - 8 Mar 2015
Another week with little time to think but an amazing range of genealogy activities. I guess there is always room to squeeze in what we like doing. Collecting my mail from the post office is an easy way and I was thrilled to see that Unlock the Past has jus...
Another week with little time to think but an amazing range of genealogy activities. I guess there is always room to squeeze in what we like doing. Collecting my mail from the post office is an easy way and I was thrilled to ...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist - a busy week to the end of summer!
Hard to believe that it is the end of February already. Having only 28 days doesn't help but it seems to have gone by in a blur but I have been busier than normal with my nursing duties on top of everything else. One casualty...
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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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Female