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Creative Dissertation Writing

03/11/2016 - 05/11/2017

5:01

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The introduction to your dissertation should elaborate to the reader what you are about to investigate. It should describe the dissertation’s topic or scope of your dissertation. That’s why we can ...


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A Group Photograph - Before, Now & In-Between (Exploring Being Human In A World That Has War)

12/03/2017 - 01/04/2017

10:00 to 16:00 every day

The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1TF, United Kingdom

01328878922

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As part of the "Who Do You Think You Are?" exhibition, Andrew Tatham is showing his new animated photomontage based on a First World War group photograph. All 1250 photographs that he has found of ...


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Tracing Your Ancestors Through Local History Records

29/03/2017 - 29/03/2017

One-hour talk from 2 to 3 pm. Society of Genealogists Library and Archives are open from 10 am till 6 pm.

Society Of Genealogists' Library And Archives, 14, Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, Islington, London, London, EC1M 7BA, United Kingdom

020 7553 3290

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Most of us, involved in researching our ancestors, have a couple of centuries of names, dates and places. But these are merely the bare bones of ancestral history. Working on the basis that 'No ...


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£8.00; discounted for Members of Society of Genealogists £6.40

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Tracing French Genealogy

01/04/2017 - 01/04/2017

Half-day course from 2 to 5 pm. Society of Genealogists Library and Archives are open from 10 am till 6 pm.

Society Of Genealogists' Library And Archives, 14, Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, Islington, London, London, EC1M 7BA, United Kingdom

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This half-day course with Anne Morddel covers two topics: 1) The Basics of Parish and Civil Registrations France has required the recording of birth, marriage and death information since 1715, ...


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£20.00; discounted for Members of Society of Genealogists £16.00

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Olney Poor Law Records 1744 To 1820

05/04/2017 - 05/04/2017

19:30

Methodist Church Hall, Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK2 2HB, United Kingdom

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The Cowper and Newton Museum in Olney was given the Overseers of the Poor’s levy and disbursement books covering the years 1744 to 1820 in 1900. Geoff Swindells describes how these books paint a ...


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Free; non-members of Buckinghamshire Family History Society are very welcome; a small donation will be appreciated.

Wheelchair access ramp, no internal stairs, disabled convenience.



RESEARCHING THE HISTORY OF YOUR HOUSE

08/04/2017 - 08/04/2017

10-12

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We are delighted that Gill Blanchard is coming to talk to us on this topic. Why not join us? Sat 8 April 9.45 for 10 am at Bell View Centre, 33 West St, Belford ,Northumberland NE70 7QF. All welcome! ...


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Are We Really British?

11/04/2017 - 11/04/2017

19:45

Community Centre, Wakeman Road, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5SX, United Kingdom

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In this topical talk, Ian Waller discusses the importance of the many immigrant communities that have arrived in Britain, and the roles they have played in industry and civic life. He'll also look at ...


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Free; non-members of Buckinghamshire Family History Society are very welcome; a small donation will be appreciated.

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Getting The Most From The Society Of Genealogists - Free Talk

19/04/2017 - 19/04/2017

One-hour talk from 12 midday to 1 pm. Society of Genealogists Library and Archives are open from 10 am till 6 pm.

Society Of Genealogists' Library And Archives, 14, Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, Islington, London, London, EC1M 7BA, United Kingdom

020 7553 3290

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There's nothing more exciting for a family historian than to find a document belonging or relating to one of their ancestors. With our extensive and ever growing collections, many more people are ...


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This talk Is free of charge. Places go very quickly, so please book your seat in advance. You can do this by visiting our website or phoning us on 020 7553 3290.

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Getting The Most From The Society Of Genealogists' Online Data - Free Talk

19/04/2017 - 19/04/2017

One-hour talk from 2 to 3 pm. Society of Genealogists Library and Archives are open from 10 am till 6 pm.

Society Of Genealogists' Library And Archives, 14, Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, Islington, London, London, EC1M 7BA, United Kingdom

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The Society of Genealogists has made more than 11 million records available online. The collection is known as SoG Data Online. If you're a Member of the Society, you can view the full details of any ...


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This one-hour talk is free of charge. Places go very quickly, so please book your seat in advance. You can do this by visiting our website or phoning us on 020 7553 3290.

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Electronic Family History

20/04/2017 - 20/04/2017

One-hour talk from 2 to 3 pm. Society of Genealogists Library and Archives are open from 10 am till 8 pm on Thursdays.

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What's the best way to find your family's history and build a family tree online? Robert Parker delivers an engaging talk, sharing his experiences and his favourites, on: - Where to start; - ...


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£8.00; discounted for Members of Society of Genealogists £6.40

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Family History Skills: Stage 1 - Evening Classes

20/04/2017 - 13/07/2017

Our evening classes are held every Thursday evening, 6 to 8 pm, for 13 weeks, from 20th April to 13th July, 2017.

Society Of Genealogists' Library And Archives, 14, Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, Islington, London, London, EC1M 7BA, United Kingdom

020 7553 3290

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Join us at the Society of Genealogists' popular evening course to develop your family history skills. Wanting to know about our own family's history is a very natural feeling. Understanding what ...


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For 13 classes: £225.00; discounted for Members of Society of Genealogists £180.00

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Thomas Williams, The Copper King

22/04/2017 - 22/04/2017

2pm.

Southcourt Community Centre, Prebendal Avenue, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 8LF, United Kingdom

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Thomas Williams was born in Anglesey in 1737. Becoming the active partner in the Parys Mountain copper mine, he was described by Matthew Boulton as ‘the despotick sovereign of the copper trade’, ...


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Free. Buckinghamshire Family History Society welcomes non-members (a small donation is appreciated). Free help available - our Names Database (over five million entries) and libraries are available for consultation at most of our Aylesbury meetings. Come along to see how the Society can help you.

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