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Creative Dissertation Writing

03/11/2016 - 05/11/2017

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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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Coffers, Cauldrons, Comfrey And Coifs: The Lives Of Our 17Th Century Ancestors

25/02/2017 - 25/02/2017

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

020 7553 3290

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Learn about the domestic life of our 17th century ancestors. Why do you need a bum roll? What colour were carrots in the 17th century? What did the Cavaliers use for deodorant? Can you think of 47 ...


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

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Report Writing

27/02/2017 - 27/02/2017

10:00 - 17:00

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

01227768664

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The course will describe the components of a client report and the key ingredients that should be included.  Advice on how to manage a research task, knowing when to stop, and invoicing your work, ...


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Rate: £50 Student Rate: £45

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Awaken Your Ancestors - New Online Course Launch

01/03/2017 - 01/03/2017

09:00 - 16:00

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

01227768664

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The course is designed to help those who are new to family history, those who have already started but need guidance on how to do things properly and those who are looking for inspiration on how to ...


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£135, or £115 if the course is booked before the 3rd April 2017.

Disabled entrance and toliet.



Fraud, Forgery, Feuding: The Coming Of Civil Registration

01/03/2017 - 01/03/2017

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

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Understanding how the birth, marriage and death records were collected and transmitted is helpful when you face deficiencies in the GRO (General Register Office) indexes. In this talk, Dr Gwyneth ...


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

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Heraldry

04/03/2017 - 04/03/2017

10:00 - 16:30

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

01227768664

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This course aims to show that the records of heraldry can be of great use to family historians and is suitable for absolute beginners and those with some experience. Practical guidance will be given ...


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Rate: £45 Student Rate: £40

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Census Substitutes

04/03/2017 - 04/03/2017

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

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If you get frustrated when you can’t find a person from your family tree on a census return? You're not alone! But there can be many reasons for people being missing. The essential question for ...


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

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A Brief History Of St Luke (Old Street) Parish

09/03/2017 - 09/03/2017

One-hour talk from 12 midday to 1 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

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In the south-eastern corner of modern day Islington, London, once lay the former Parish of St Luke Old Street. Originally part of the great fen which lay outside the London City Walls, the ...


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

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Family History Software On The Mac

11/03/2017 - 11/03/2017

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

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In this half-day workshop, Graham Walter looks at software specifically designed for storing your family history information. Using software specifically designed for the Mac makes it easier to ...


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

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Britain's Best Kept Secret: London's Lea Valley

15/03/2017 - 15/03/2017

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

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What do you know about London's Lea Valley? Dr Jim Lewis calls it 'Britain's Best Kept Secret'. The Lea Valley region developed more industrial firsts than anywhere else in the world. It paved the ...


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

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Lies, Damned Lies And Family History

16/03/2017 - 16/03/2017

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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We have all heard family tales about illustrious ancestors or simply tales of our forebears. Some of these tales are to hide dark secrets, but mostly they are just stories of our family's past. ...


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

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Free Tour Of Our Library

18/03/2017 - 18/03/2017

Library tour from 11.15 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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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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