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The Family History Show York

22/06/2019 - 22/06/2019

10:00 to 16:30

The Racecourse, Knavesmire Stand, Knavesmire Road, York, Yorkshire, YO23 1EX, United Kingdom

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Show Features: Two Large Lecture Theatres with Free Talks Free Ask the Experts Area Archives and Ministry of Defence standsbookings Free Parking Free minibus from ...


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£6

Disabled Parking and lifts to talks.



My Ancestor Was A Brushmaker

22/06/2019 - 22/06/2019

Half-day course from 10.30 am to 1.00 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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Find out about brush makers – how did they make brushes, where did they make them? In this talk, Ken Doughty covers: - The practices of the Brushmakers, the first English trade union; - Methods ...


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

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For Family Historians: Free Tutorials To Help You Use Genealogy Websites

22/06/2019 - 22/06/2019

Sessions every second Saturday between 10.30 am and 2.00 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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We offer tutorials to help you effectively use the internet and the genealogy websites. If you are researching your family history, you've probably discovered a number of websites offering lots ...


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This tutorial is free. However, if you aren't a Member of the Society of Genealogists you will have to pay a small fee to use our Library and Archives.

Full access for tutorial - please see our website for details.



Manorial Records And Property And Taxation Records: Sources For Researching Rich And Poor Ancestors

22/06/2019 - 22/06/2019

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

020 7553 3290

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Learn about these specific types of records that offer very good sources for researching your rich and poor ancestors. In this half-day course, Caroline Gurney gives two talks. First talk: ...


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

Full - please see our website for details.



The WHO, The WHERE And The WHAT Of Looking For Family In New Zealand

27/06/2019 - 27/06/2019

One-hour talk from 2 to 3 pm. Society of Genealogists Library and Archives are open from 10 am till 8 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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Are you looking for the siblings of your ancestors to fill out your family tree? They may seem to have disappeared. But you might find that they have left amazing footprints in New Zealand. In ...


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

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Getting Organised - Organise Your Work, Your Computer, Your Desk And Yourself!

29/06/2019 - 29/06/2019

Full-day course from 10.30 am 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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Family History has a nasty habit of taking over our lives. Do you find that you have paper everywhere and nowhere to put everthing? In this full day workshop, Les Mitchinson offers loads of tips ...


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£35.00; discounted for Members of Society of Genealogists £28.00

Full - please see our website for details.



Explore Our Library And Archives - Free Every Second Saturday

29/06/2019 - 29/06/2019

Tour of the Library, 11.15 to 1.15. 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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With an experienced tour guide, our Tours are for people interested in family history and wanting to find out what's in our Library and Archives. At the Society of Genealogists, we're passionate ...


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Our tours are free, last 90 minutes and are every second Saturday. Places go very quickly so please book a specific date.

Full access but please check our website for details.



National University Of Ireland, Galway Ancestry Summer School 2019

30/06/2019 - 05/07/2019

18.00 30/06/2019 - 13.00 05/07/2019

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NUI Galway’s Irish Ancestry Summer School outlines the origins of people in Ireland from earliest times and then traces the development of society on this island through time down to the present day, ...


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€790

Full access to lecture venues. Access may not be possible at some field trip sites.



French Connections In Soho

03/07/2019 - 03/07/2019

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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Rob Kayne shows how French immigrants, from the 1680s, have left their marks on Soho, looking at street names, business directories, art, literature, and a resident spy. He also describes two tenuous ...


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

Full - see our website for details.



Understanding And Using The Findmypast Website

06/07/2019 - 06/07/2019

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

020 7553 3290

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Learn more than just how to search for a name on the Findmypast website. All of us, beginners and experienced family historians, can benefit from a workshop on how to effectively use this major ...


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

Full - please see our website for details.



Living Through Religious Revolution: English Church Life 1534-1559

10/07/2019 - 10/07/2019

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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Learn how ordinary Englishmen and women coped with some of the massive religious changes which took place during this 25 year period. This talk will help you understand how your ancestors lived ...


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

Full - please see our website for details.



Birth And Death: Discover The Hidden Secrets Of Registration

13/07/2019 - 13/07/2019

Half-day course from 10.30 am to 1.00 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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Have you found that birth and death certificates are far more complicated than you expected? Why can the same birth be registered more than once and in different years? Why does a death registration ...


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

Full - please see our website for details.



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