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Family History Skills - Stage 2 - Evening Classes

06/09/2018 - 29/11/2018

Evening classes for 13 weeks, from 6.00 to 8.00 pm, starting on Thursday 6 September through to Thursday 29 November.

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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£225 for the full 13 week course. Members' discount: £188

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The Family History Show London

22/09/2018 - 22/09/2018

10:00 to 16:00

Sandown Park, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9AJ, United Kingdom

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Informative, Entertaining, Enjoyable Our aim is to offer engaging events that bring family historians, societies and genealogical organisations together. Making the search for your family history ...


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£7 on the door, offers available for advanced ticket sales

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Somerset & Dorset Family History Society Open Day & AGM

22/09/2018 - 22/09/2018

10am to 4pm

Queen Elizabeth's School, Blandford Road, Wimborne Minster, Dorset, BH21 4DT, United Kingdom

01202772327

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Somerset & Dorset Family History Society Open Day & AGM Various Exhibitors and two Speakers - Dr Nick Barratt, President of the Federation of Family History Societies and Gill Blanchard MA BA, House ...


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Free Admission

Disabled parking. Flat access to hall and stalls



Explore Our Library And Archives - Free Every Saturday

22/09/2018 - 22/09/2018

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

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


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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.

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Wills Before 1858

25/09/2018 - 25/09/2018

Doors open at 7.15 pm and the meeting starts at 7.45 pm, finishing by 9.15 pm

Ashley School, Ashley Road, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, KT12 1HX, United Kingdom

07932 062056

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Les Mitchinson will talk about wills, and particularly how to find your way through the complex system of wills before 1858, when probate was granted by many different ecclesiastical courts ...


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West Surrey Family History Society welcomes non-members to its events, with a suggested donation of £2 per person

Easy access for wheelchairs, all on the ground floor



Coroners' Inquests

26/09/2018 - 26/09/2018

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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Coroners’ inquests produce a lot of information for family historians. Your ancestors might have been involved in a number of ways. They might have been members of the jury, a court official or a ...


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

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24th Annual Conference - British Isles Family History Society Of Greater Ottawa

28/09/2018 - 30/09/2018

Friday 28 September: 09:00 a.m. to 21:30 Saturday 29 September: 09:00 a.m. to 16:30 Sunday 30 September: 09:00 a.m. to 16:30

Ben Franklin Place, 101, Centrepointe Drive, Nepean, Please select a town, Ottawa, K2G5K7, Canada

6132342520

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Themes: Scottish Family History, Genetic Genealogy and more! Seminars, lectures, research room, marketplace. Key speakers: Dr. Bruce Durie (Edinburgh, Scotland) and Diahan Southard (Florida), and ...


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Early bird registration is in effect until August 17, 2018. Full conference registration (Sat and Sun) is $110 CAD for members, $140 CAD for non-members. Rates increase slightly after August 17. Friday seminars are $45 CAD for members, $50 CAD for non-members. Register online at: conference.bifhsgo.ca

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Adoption - Research, Psychology And Ethics

29/09/2018 - 29/09/2018

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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This half-day course covers two topics. Session 1 How to Trace Adopted Family Members and Living Relatives, with Eric Probert, FSG This talk will initially consider the clues for and reasons ...


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

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Free Tutorial - Beginning To Use Family History Websites

29/09/2018 - 29/09/2018

Sessions every second Saturday between 10.30 am and 2.00 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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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 to all. 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.

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FFHS Beyond the Census Conference 3

29/09/2018 - 29/09/2018

9.30am-5pm

49, City Road, London, Middlesex, EC1Y 1AU, United Kingdom

0800 0856322

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Be inspired and informed by the range of speakers at this year's FFHS Beyond the Census Conference at Wesley's Chapel and Leysian Mission in London. Whether you'll be attending for (re-)inspiration, ...


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£19.50 including buffet lunch and refreshments. Book your tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ffhs-beyond-the-census-conference-3-central-london-tickets-42522905154

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My Ancestor Was A Leather Worker

29/09/2018 - 29/09/2018

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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Many of us find ancestors that worked with leather: tanners, curriers, shoemakers, saddlers, leather bottle makers and bookbinders to mention a few. Some trades were highly skilled and others were ...


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

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Creating A One-Street Study To Build A Picture Of Your Ancestors' Lives

03/10/2018 - 03/10/2018

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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Create a historical picture of your street or those where your ancestors lived, by using a variety of sources. In this talk, Gill Thomas looks at using the 1911 Census, First World War records ...


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

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