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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 - 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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Asylum records, upcoming talks and new records - Genealogy notes 16- 21 Feb 2015
A week that did not go according to plan. I was supposed to give three talks for the Maryborough Heritage Institute at the weekend and we were going to have a short holiday in Bargara nee Bundaberg just before going to Maryborough. On the second day at Barg...
A week that did not go according to plan. I was supposed to give three talks for the Maryborough Heritage Institute at the weekend and we were going to have a short holiday in Bargara nee Bundaberg just before going to Marybo...
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Postcards, NFHM 2015, Congress - Genealogy Notes 1-7 Feb 2015
Another big week as I try and finalise sponsors for National Family History Month 2015. Our first event has been listed on the NFHM web calendar - thanks to State Library of Victoria for adding their annual Family History Feast. There was a Skype meeting of...
Another big week as I try and finalise sponsors for National Family History Month 2015. Our first event has been listed on the NFHM web calendar - thanks to State Library of Victoria for adding their annual Family History Fea...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogist another busy week of geneafun (a geneadictionary entry +Jill Ball )
Well I seem to be in the group of doing big changes and this week I started another one. I have been thinking about changing my genealogy software for some time and have been talking to others and reading up on what is availa...
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Latest in Diary of an Australian Genealogists - another busy week
It is a scary thought but we are into the third week of 2015 and already I think I am talking too much! I have accepted another two talks, both in May. The first is part of an all day seminar on immigration organised by South...
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Talks, articles & webinars - Genealogy notes 22-28 Feb 2015
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 was there was no new post in my...
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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Photographs, Rootstech & New books - Genealogy notes 8-15 Feb 2015
Not a lot of spare time this week due to the additional nursing and chauffeuring I have been doing. Thank goodness for the internet and social media. I had originally planned to attend Rootstech 2015 along with other Aussie geneamates but Mum's health was a...
Not a lot of spare time this week due to the additional nursing and chauffeuring I have been doing. Thank goodness for the internet and social media. I had originally planned to attend Rootstech 2015 along with other Aussie g...
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Military, Podcasts and Congress - Genealogy Notes 24-31 Jan 2015
What a week, four days without internet due to a provider issue. Nothing worse when you have a problem, make a complaint and then it does not get acted on. When you contact them again they are surprised that it isn't fixed, on checking it seems that it wasn...
What a week, four days without internet due to a provider issue. Nothing worse when you have a problem, make a complaint and then it does not get acted on. When you contact them again they are surprised that it isn't fixed, o...
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Tombstones, Trove and Doing Over: Genealogy Notes 16-23 Jan 2015
Well I seem to be in the group of doing big changes and this week I started another one. I have been thinking about changing my genealogy software for some time and have been talking to others and reading up on what is available. Back in the 90s I started o...
Well I seem to be in the group of doing big changes and this week I started another one. I have been thinking about changing my genealogy software for some time and have been talking to others and reading up on what is availa...
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Tombstones: Week 28 in my personal genealogy blog challenge 52 Weeks of Genealogical Records in 2015 http://www.shaunahicks.com.au/tombstones-week-28-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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Education records, AFFHO Congress interviews & More - Genealogy notes 8-15 Jan 2015
It is a scary thought but we are into the third week of 2015 and already I think I am talking too much! I have accepted another two talks, both in May. The first is part of an all day seminar on immigration organised by Southern Suburbs branch of the GSQ an...
It is a scary thought but we are into the third week of 2015 and already I think I am talking too much! I have accepted another two talks, both in May. The first is part of an all day seminar on immigration organised by South...
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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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