Dr Elisabeth Wilson has a long-standing interest in Australian Christian history, with doctoral research on late nineteenth century British evangelists in Australia. She is also an active member of the international network of historians interested in the Christian Brethren movement, and has published several articles in this area. Elisabeth has worked as an archivist, teacher, researcher and genealogist, and is currently a University Associate at UTAS. Her Tasmanian roots go back to the early 1840s, with not a convict to be seen! She is a volunteer with the Australian Breastfeeding Association, and involved in teaching and music in her church. Elisabeth has three adult children and six grandchildren.