For anyone with ancestors whose families originally came from Belgium, this talk aims to help you research the records and explore their stories.
Marie Cappart shows how to find all the basic family history sources in Belgian archives and repositories. In addition, she discusses the Belgian refugees who came to Britain during World War I.
About the speaker: Marie Cappart is a professional historian and genealogist, well-known speaker and the author of the best-selling Guide to Genealogy in Belgium.
Based in Brussels, Marie is the owner of Histoires de Families [Family Stories], a professional service for researching family in Belgium, Northern France and The Netherlands. She serves as country manager for MyHeritage in Belgium and has expertise in a wide range of genealogical and historical topics, including World War I and World War II, and history of women.