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Start Right: Starting Your Family History At The Society Of Genealogists

09/01/2019 - 09/01/2019

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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Find out where to start your search, the sources you can use and what you can do online. In this one-hour talk for beginners, Else Churchill introduces the key sources for family history research ...


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Free but please book your place.

Full access on our ground floor.



What's New On The Findmypast Website?

09/01/2019 - 09/01/2019

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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Myko Clelland gives us an overview of the latest additions to the family history databases held on the Findmypast website. Myko also gives us some tips on the best ways to search the website. ...


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Free but please book your place.

Full access on our ground floor.



Free Tutorials To Help You Use Genealogy Websites

12/01/2019 - 12/01/2019

Session 45 minutes. 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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We offer free 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 ...


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The London Labyrinth: Family History Research In London

12/01/2019 - 12/01/2019

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 about the records that will help you find your London family. Life in London was extraordinary. Throughout most of its history it has been a major world city, with immense wealth and ...


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

Full access on our ground floor.



Guidelines And Standards: How To Avoid Mistakes In Genealogy

16/01/2019 - 16/01/2019

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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‘It fits, so it must be right!’ So many budding tracers of ancestry adopt this view. Sadly, sometimes after months or even years of hard work, they realise that they have found an error. All that ...


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

Full access on our ground floor.



Stage 1 Family History Skills – Evening Course

17/01/2019 - 17/01/2019

Every Thursday evening – 6 to 8 pm, from 17 January to 11 April 2019. Our Library and Archives are open from 10 am till 8 pm on Thursdays.

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 13-week evening course to develop your family history skills. Wanting to know about our own family’s history is a very natural feeling. Understanding ...


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£225.00 for full 13-week course. Discounted price of £180.00 SoG members.

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The 18th Century History and Archives of East London

19/01/2019 - 19/01/2019

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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Develop a much better understanding of the lives and occupations of East Enders in the 18th century. Derek Morris offers a detailed analysis of a wide range of archives. He places particular ...


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

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My Ancestor Came From Birmingham

19/01/2019 - 19/01/2019

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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Has your family history taken you to Birmingham? Maybe your ancestors were ‘Brummies born and bred’ or maybe they only spent some of their lives in Birmingham. Join Doreen Hopwood as she explores ...


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

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Getting The Most From The Society Of Genealogists

23/01/2019 - 23/01/2019

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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Else Churchill aims to explain what we hold and where to find it. As the National Family History Centre we are the UK-wide repository for family history documents and records. Since 1911, when we ...


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Family History Software on the Mac

26/01/2019 - 26/01/2019

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

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Learn more about the software packages that are available if you use a Mac or an iPad. Graham Walter reviews software that is specifically designed for you to store your family history ...


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

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Genealogy as a Career - Exploring what it takes to become a professional genealogist

26/01/2019 - 26/01/2019

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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Want to be a professional genealogical researcher? There’s nothing more satisfying that doing what you love as paid work. And, if you read the classified ads in family history magazines, you will see ...


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

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Discovering Discovery: Using The National Archives Website and Catalogue

30/01/2019 - 30/01/2019

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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Find out what you can find in the catalogue and how to get the best from the website. The National Archives Discovery is The National Archives’ online catalogue. It holds more than 34 million ...


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

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