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Family History Skills - Stage 2 Evening Course

07/09/2017 - 30/11/2017

Every Thursday evening from September 7 to November 30; 6 to 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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The Society of Genealogist's successful family history skills course continues with a second set of evening classes to develop your research and genealogy knowledge. Our team of professional ...


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For full 13 weeks: £225; discounted price for SoG Members: £178 To download a full programme and booking form: http://www.sog.org.uk/uploads/LeafletStage2.pdf

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Family History: Beyond The Internet

21/10/2017 - 21/10/2017

10:00 - 16:30

IHGS, 79-82, Northgate, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1BA, United Kingdom

01227768664

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This day school will introduce students to records commonly encountered prior to the early nineteenth century - many of which are not available on the internet. Many people progress quickly with ...


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Rate: £45 Student Rate: £40

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Debts, Debtors, Bankrupts and Bigamists

21/10/2017 - 21/10/2017

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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Throughout the 1700s and 1800s many people, as today, got badly into debt. Some were unable to repay them and often ended in gaol. Records were generated at every level. In this half-day course ...


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

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One-To-One Tutorial - Beginning To Use Family History Websites

21/10/2017 - 21/10/2017

Session times: 10:45, 11:15, 12:45 or 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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Anyone visiting our Library can use our public PCs, on the Lower Floor. They enable you to use, at no cost, most of the pay-per-view family history websites (such as Ancestry and Findmypast). It's a ...


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Free

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Talk: The History Of Amersham

21/10/2017 - 21/10/2017

2pm

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Amersham has seen many changes from being a Rotten Borough, and market town, to a well-to-do part of commuter land celebrated by John Betjeman's Metroland. Victorian Amersham was shaped through the ...


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Free. Buckinghamshire Family History Society welcomes non-members to its Aylesbury talks (a small donation is appreciated).

Wheelchair access ramp, no internal stairs, disabled convenience.



Understanding Rural Migration in Late 19th Century England

25/10/2017 - 25/10/2017

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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Taking Parish Research to a New Level Migration within England during the 19th century was not only higher than one might imagine, but also very complex and varied. Many factors could affect the ...


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

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Researching Ancestors In The Indian Army

26/10/2017 - 26/10/2017

2pm

01296489359

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The Families in British India Society (FIBIS) along with APAC Reference Services are holding a free workshop at the British Library, London. Entitled ‘Researching Ancestors in the Indian Armies’ the ...


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Free

The British Library has full access for people with disabilities



FIBIS AGM and Lecture Meeting

28/10/2017 - 28/10/2017

10am

01296489359

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The FIBIS AGM and Lecture Meeting will take place at Resource for London, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA. 10.00 FIBIS experts answer your research questions 13.15 AGM 14.00 Film and presentation ...


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Free

Resource for Learning has full access for people with disabilities



500 Years of Reformation: Tracing Nonconformist Ancestors

28/10/2017 - 28/10/2017

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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A full-day course to mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Nonconformity to 1850 – Michael Gandy An overview of when and why and how various Protestant groups disagreed with the Church ...


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

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Free Saturday Library Tours

28/10/2017 - 28/10/2017

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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Full of family history treasures and records, directories and databases, 3 floors and over 120,000 items - what's not to like? If you're working on your family's history, the Society of Genealogists' ...


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Free

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Tracing Your Polish Ancestors

01/11/2017 - 01/11/2017

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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Many people in the UK have Polish ancestors here or in Poland. Migration has being taking place over several centuries. The largest movement was after World War 2, when 250,000 Poles were permitted ...


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

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The Many Ways Of Counting Our Days

01/11/2017 - 01/11/2017

19:30

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

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A talk for family historians in which Colin Oakes will examine how our calendar developed from Republican Rome’s, through Julius Caesar (the Julian calendar), Augustinian changes, Anglo-Saxon ...


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Free. Buckinghamshire Family History Society welcomes non-members (a small donation is appreciated).

Wheelchair access ramp, no internal stairs, disabled convenience.



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