Welsh Emigration to North America

Paul Milner, FUGA, MDiv
Sep 29, 2023
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Welcome
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Introduction
4m 40s
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Periods of Welsh Emigration
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19th Century Wales
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Welsh Industrial Settlements
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Patagonia - Argentina
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Emigration to Canada
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Announcements / prize
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Questions / answers
13m 23s

About this webinar

Examine migration patterns from Wales to the US and Canada, looking at the push and pull factors. An understanding of the group migration and historical processes can help in determining the place of origin. We will examine all the Welsh settlements in the US and Canada.

About the speaker

About the speaker

Paul Milner, a native of northern England, is a professional genealogist and internationally known lecturer with 30 years’ experience, specializing in British Isles research. Here’s the backstory about Paul:
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  1. PE
    Pamela Epple
    8 months ago

    lots of pertinent info, and great syllabus

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  2. AW
    Allison Willis
    8 months ago

    Awesome as usual!!! You always learn so much from attending these!!!!

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  3. KS
    Kathleen Smith
    8 months ago

    Paul Milner is a great communicator and this was an excellent webinar! I look forward to listening to his other presentations.

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  4. BL
    Barbara L Stanford
    8 months ago

    great!

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  5. RM
    Rochelle Males
    8 months ago

    So much info to take in and digest…I will absolutely need to re-watch this later to make sure I didn’t miss anything. Thank you so much for sharing with us your knowledge!

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    Patrcia Diane Godinez
    8 months ago

    Wonderful Webinar. I will want to see this again. Loved how it went down to Patagonia and then up to Saskatchewan, Canada, and spoke about the children having teachers to keep their Welch language intact.

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  7. JH
    Jonelle Hilleary
    8 months ago

    There is so much in the syllabus that it’s like having an extra webinar off of the main webinar! Thanks Paul!

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  8. NR
    Nancy R Abish
    8 months ago

    I would give this webinar a 10 if I could! So much information, I couldn’t write fast enough! It’s wonderful there is such a great syllabus included. Paul Milner is a fantastic presenter. I had the honor of seeing him in person once at an NGS conference. I get SO MUCH out of his talks. Such a wealth of knowledge! I have JONES in my tree–out of North Carolina—but had no clue where in Wales they were from. This webinar has given me a LOT to go on in my research, Can’t wait to get going!

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