Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

at the University of Massachusetts Boston

Maps & Directions

Faculty & Staff

Susan Steele

Additional Information

Susan Steele directed The Irish Ancestral Research Association's Foresters Project from 2005-2011. Forester Project volunteers rescued 80,000 fraternal insurance records of the Massachusetts Catholic Order of Foresters. Susan continues to work on processing this collection in its new home at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Susan has presented lectures at genealogy conferences, cultural centers, libraries, and universities including UMass, Boston College, and the National University of Ireland, Maynooth.

1 Brown Bag:

Flood, Flu, and Fire: History through the Foresters’ Eyes