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Creative Dissertation Writing

03/11/2016 - 05/11/2017

5:01

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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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Latin For Beginners

19/08/2017 - 19/08/2017

Full-day course from 10.30 am to 5.00 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 England before 1733 many documents recording routine events in the lives of ordinary people were written in Latin. This is not exactly like the language you may have learned at school. In this ...


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

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Illegitimate Births, Missing Relatives

19/08/2017 - 19/08/2017

2pm

Southcourt Community Centre, Prebendal Avenue, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 8LF, United Kingdom

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Family Tree's very own journalist, agony uncle and researcher David Frost will speak about the problems experienced in researching his family tree. Solving and understanding the problems caused by ...


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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.



Historic Greenwich

23/08/2017 - 23/08/2017

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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Ian Porter introduces you to Historic Greenwich. There is naval history, with buildings such as the Old Royal Naval College. There are lovely views of the whole of London. There are the Prime ...


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

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Northwold Village History Weekend

26/08/2017 - 27/08/2017

Saturday 10.30am to 4.30pm and Sunday 10.30am to 3.00pm

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We are planning a Village History event to take place over the weekend of August 26th & 27th to explore the history of Northwold and the people who have lived there. There will be displays of old ...


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No charge

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In The Name Of God, Amen: Wills Workshop

26/08/2017 - 26/08/2017

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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Maybe your ancestors owned large swathes of land in the north of England. Maybe they came from a more humble background in the West Country. No matter. The chances are that somewhere along the line ...


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

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Lanarkshire Local & Family History Show 2017

02/09/2017 - 02/09/2017

0930-1630

Motherwell Concert Hall And Theatre, Windmillhill Street, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, ML1 1AB, United Kingdom

01555 893385

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Four keynote speakers; family history societies from throughout Scotland; local heritage groups, museums and archives; genealogy supplies; free one-to-one help and advice on starting out in family ...


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£2 entry to show; £4 for each talk - buying one or more talk tickets allows free entry to the show; free entry for accompanied children under 12 years

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Making And Breaking A Marriage

02/09/2017 - 02/09/2017

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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The history and rules governing a church or civil marriage and the problems caused by marital breakdown are always a challenge to genealogists. Finding a marriage is one of the commonest problems for ...


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

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Medieval And Early Family History

02/09/2017 - 02/09/2017

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

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In this half-day course, Dr Nick Barratt covers: - Medieval and early family history sources; - Practical information for research; - Feudalism, landholding and social hierarchy; - Government and ...


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

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London’s Villages: Piccadilly and St James

06/09/2017 - 06/09/2017

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 famous store was founded on the sale of second-hand candles? What club voted Margaret Thatcher an honorary man? Where aren’t you allowed to run, whistle, sing, open an umbrella, wheel a ...


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

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Brick Walls And Lost Ancestors

06/09/2017 - 06/09/2017

19:30

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

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Even the luckiest of family historians will come up against brick walls from time to time. We’ve all experienced the feeling that our ancestors appeared from thin air. Dave Annal’s talk will aim to ...


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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.



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

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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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