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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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Family History Skills: Stage 1 - Evening Classes

20/04/2017 - 13/07/2017

Our evening classes are held every Thursday evening, 6 to 8 pm, for 13 weeks, from 20th April to 13th July, 2017.

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 evening course to develop your family history skills. Wanting to know about our own family's history is a very natural feeling. Understanding what ...


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For 13 classes: £225.00; discounted for Members of Society of Genealogists £180.00

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Researching Ancestors In The Army In India

01/06/2017 - 01/06/2017

Workshop at 2pm. The British Library is open from 9.30am.

01296489359

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A free workshop looking at biographical sources for military personnel in India is being held at the British Library from 2pm to 5pm. No previous knowledge of the subject is expected or required. If, ...


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Free

The British Library has full disabled access



Irish Ancestors And Irish Lives - Getaway Week

05/06/2017 - 09/06/2017

The five-day course starts each morning at 10.30 am and finishes at 5.00 pm.

Society Of Genealogists' Library And Archives, 14, Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, Islington, London, London, EC1M 7BA, United Kingdom

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Join us at the Society of Genealogists for an Irish Family History Getaway Week. The Society is hosting this five-day programme in its Library in London. You can attend talks and workshops to find ...


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The cost covers: all talks and workshops, sandwich lunch, access to our Library and personal consultations. If you are not a Member of the Society of Genealogists: £220.00 for the full five-day course. If you are a Member: £176.00 for the full five days.

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The History Of Morris Dancing And The Morris Dancing Year

07/06/2017 - 07/06/2017

19:30

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

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Why is it called Morris? When and where did it start? Why do they do it? The questions you have never asked – answered! John Frearson has danced the Morris for nearly 30 years and was the Bagman ...


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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.



My Ancestor Came From Hampshire

10/06/2017 - 10/06/2017

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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Hampshire has an amazing history, a county right in the middle of many of Britain's big moments. At first the Jutes settled in the area, including on the Isle of Wight. Southampton was one of the ...


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

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Using Maps: Tithe, Enclosure, Ordinance Survey And Estate

10/06/2017 - 10/06/2017

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, Les Mitchinson introduces us to many of the maps our ancestors used and explains how we can use them and the records that relate to them. He covers: - Tithe maps date ...


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

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Report Writing

12/06/2017 - 12/06/2017

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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The Enumerator Strikes Back

13/06/2017 - 13/06/2017

19:45.

Community Centre, Wakeman Road, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5SX, United Kingdom

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The enumerators first went to work on the UK census in 1841 and have performed a vital role in every one since. It hasn’t always been an easy ride: confronted by hostile householders and at the ...


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

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Family History: Free Saturday Library Tours

17/06/2017 - 17/06/2017

Two-hour tour from 11 am 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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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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This tour is free to anyone interested in understanding the records and data we hold. However, if you would like to also do research in our Library, those who are not Members of the SoG will need to pay a small fee.

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Investigating Legal Records For Family History

17/06/2017 - 17/06/2017

2pm.

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

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This talk by Dr Nick Barratt will cover areas where our ancestors might have fallen foul of the law, with an overview of the legal mechanisms that generated records and how you would go about ...


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Free. Buckinghamshire Family History Society welcomes non-members to its Aylesbury talks (a small donation is appreciated). Free help available - our Names Database (over five million entries) and libraries are available for consultation at most of our Aylesbury meetings. Come along to see how the Society can help you.

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Training Sessions Using India Office Records For Family History Sources

21/06/2017 - 21/06/2017

12 noon

01296489359

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Wednesday June 21 at 12 noon Training sessions using India Office Records for family history sources Asian and African Studies Reference Services at the British Library are offering a free ...


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Free

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