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Louise Wilson's Books

1994

'Brainboxes'

2007

'Pierssené, a Huguenot Family of London'

2008

'From Buryan to Bondi, the Dennis Family of West Penwith, Cornwall, and some Australian Descendants'

2009

'Robert Forrester, First Fleeter' Highly Commended, Alexander Henderson Award, 2009

2010

'Paul Bushell, Second Fleeter'   Highly Commended, Don Grant Award, 2013

2012

'Southwark Luck, the story of Charles Homer Martin, Ann Forrester and their children'   Winner of Alexander Henderson Award, 2012

2015

'Brothers in Arms: The Great War Letters of Captain Nigel Boulton, R.A.M.C. & Lieut Stephen Boulton, A.I.F.'

2016

'Margaret Flockton: A Fragrant Memory'  Winner of Don Grant Award, 2016.

2020

'Sentenced to Debt: Robert Forrester, First Fleeter'  

 

 

Louise Wilson's Published Articles Related to Family History

2010

      • 'William Cross' Grant at Wilberforce', Hawkesbury Crier, Newsletter of the Hawkesbury Family History Group, Jun 2010

2011

      • 'Placing a Value on our Family History', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 30, Issue 5, Mar 2011. Reprinted in Western Ancestor, Western Australian Genealogical Society, Vol 11, No 12, Dec 2011
      • 'Your French Connection', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 31, Issue 6, Sep 2011
      • 'Wilberforce Races', Hawkesbury Crier, Newsletter of the Hawkesbury Family History Group, Dec 2011

2012

      • 'Robert Forrester: an old love story', Hawkesbury Gazette, Wed 15 Feb 2012, p 12
      • 'My Most Unusual Ancestor, Dr George Young, c 1726-1803', Second Place, 2011 Janet Reakes Memorial Award, May 2012
      • 'Paul Bushell, 1766-1853', Hawkesbury Gazette, Wed 12 Sep 2012, p 28
      • 'An Introduction to e-Books for Family History Writers', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 31, Issue 3, Sep/Oct/Nov 2012
      • 'Southwark Luck', First Fleet Folio, Newsletter of the First Fleet Fellowship Vic, Inc, Issue 162, Oct-Nov 2012
      • 'Southwark Luck', The Mail, Newsletter of the Descendants of Convicts Group Victoria, Inc, Nov-Dec 2012, No 158, pp 6-8

2013

      • 'Southwark Luck for Charles Martin', Hawkesbury Gazette, Wed 17 April 2013, p 18
      • 'A Woman of Flowers', The Gardens, magazine of Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens, Autumn, 2013, pp 14-15
      • 'Granny's Chair', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 31, Issue 6, June 2013
      • 'Oh the places you'll go' Fifty-Plus News, July 2013, p 7
      • 'Just go right along, you'll start happening too', Fifty-Plus News, August 2013, p 7
      • 'Aspects of Structure in Family Histories', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 31, Issue 7, Sep 2013
      • 'Wilberforce Cemetery Update', The Mail, Newsletter of the Descendants of Convicts Group Victoria, Inc, Sep-Oct 2013, No 162, pp 6-8
      • 'A First Fleet Family' by Louis Becke & Walter Jeffery, Book Review, First Fleet Folio, Newsletter of the First Fleet Fellowship Vic, Inc, Issue 168, Oct 2013
      • 'Louise's Albatross', The Genealogist, Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies Inc, Vol 14, No 4, Dec 2013
      • 'A Fragrant Memory', The Botanical Artist, Journal of the American Society of Botanical Artists, Dec 2013, Vol 19, Issue 4, pp 30-32

2014

      • 'Writing a Brief Finished Piece', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 32, Issue 1, March 2014, pp 38-9
      • 'Isabella Bushell, Pioneering Publican', Hawkesbury Crier, Newsletter of the Hawkesbury Family History Group, Mar 2014 and Hawkesbury Gazette, Wed 2 April 2014
      • 'Family history boring? Never!', Fifty-Plus News, August 2014, p 7

2015

      • 'Louise's Albatross', Fifty-Plus News, May 2015, p 7

      • 'The Pierssené Family', A New Tapestry ? Australian Huguenot Families, Huguenot Society of Australia, 2015

2016

      • 'Booktown's Boulton Ghosts', Backstory Journal, Swinburne University, 22 May 2016

2017

      • 'Oh! The Places You'll Go!', Family History Matters at GSV Blog, 26 May 2017 (first published 2013)
      • 'The Boulton Family of Verna, Wentworth Falls', Blue Mountains History Journal, Issue 7, May 2017, pp 11-20
      • 'Reviewing Family Histories', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 33, Issue 7, September 2017, pp 26-27

2018

      • 'Who's Been Living In My House?', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 34, Issue 1, March 2018, pp 8-11
      • 'A Guide to Researching New South Wales Records, Part 1'AncestorQuarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 34, Issue 2, June 2018, pp 8-11
      • 'A Guide to Researching New South Wales Records, Part 2', AncestorQuarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 34, Issue 3, September 2018, pp 26-29
      • 'Isabella Ramsay, a founding mother of modern Australia', Newsletter of Cumbria Family History Society, November 2018, pp 13-22

2019

      • 'Masters of the Road', Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 34, Issue 8, December 2019, pp 4-8.  Winner of GSV's Annual Writing Prize, 2019

2020

      • 'Creating a Sense of Tension, Integrating Conflict or Struggle in a Story', with Jean Dart, Ancestor, Quarterly Journal of The Genealogical Society of Victoria, Inc, Vol 35, Issue 2, June 2020, pp 40-41.