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Shopkeeper Ancestors

02/10/2019 - 02/10/2019

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 are indeed a nation of shopkeepers’, declared Benjamin Disraeli, with Napoleon’s jibe in mind. So no surprise if you have found hard working, entrepreneurial shopkeepers on your family ...


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

Full - please see our website for details



Apprenticeship Records And Guilds - Evening Class

03/10/2019 - 03/10/2019

Two-hour tutorial from 6 to 8 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

020 7553 3290

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A 2-hour tutorial to help you use apprenticeship and guilds records to research family history. These records can provide you with real evidence for ancestors further back in time. They can help ...


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

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Family History For Beginners And Refreshers: Parish Registers

05/10/2019 - 05/10/2019

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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Starting out on family history research or coming back to it after a break? Find out where to start and what to do. Most of the records that relate to the baptism, marriage and burial of an ...


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

Full - please see our website for details.



Getting The Most From The Society Of Genealogists

09/10/2019 - 09/10/2019

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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Join us for a free talk about the Society of Genealogists. Full of books, treasures and records, directories and databases, family papers and microfilm - what's not to like? It’s not just the ...


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Free. But places go quickly so please book your seat.

Full - please see our website for details.



Education, Trades And Professions - Evening Class

10/10/2019 - 10/10/2019

Two-hour tutorial from 6 to 8 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

020 7553 3290

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A 2-hour tutorial to help you find out what your ancestors did for a living. Records relating to schools, universities, trades, professions and work can become a very important part of your ...


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

Full - always check our website.



Further Steps In Family History

12/10/2019 - 12/10/2019

10:00 - 16:00

Birmingham & Midland Institute, 9, Margaret Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, B3 3BS, United Kingdom

01562 743912

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One day course on records prior to 1837: - Parish Registers and Bishops Transcripts - Poor Law Records - Early Wills and inventories prior to 1858 - Introduction to DNA ...


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£5

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Further Steps

12/10/2019 - 12/10/2019

10.00 until 4pm

Birmingham & Midland Institute, 9, Margaret Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, B3 3BS, United Kingdom

01562 743912

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A one day course looking at records prior to 1837 civil registration including Parish Records and Bishops Transcripts, Poor Law, Wills before 1858 and an Introduction to DNA ...


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£5

Two steps up at entrance and three steps on first floor. Ramps can be provided. Contact BMI before arrival.



Brick Walls And Lost Ancestors

12/10/2019 - 12/10/2019

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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Even the luckiest of family historians comes up against brick walls from time to time. Dave Annal shows that almost everyone leaves a paper trail and that it’s usually possible to find it. He ...


Events

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

Full - please see our website for details.



How Our Ancestors Died

12/10/2019 - 12/10/2019

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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For family historians, it isn’t just about finding a date of death for an ancestor. It’s also about the cause of the person’s death, the location and any treatment. Dr Simon Wills discusses some ...


Events

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

Full - please see our website for details.



Researching World War I And II Prisoners Of War

16/10/2019 - 16/10/2019

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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‘For you the war is over!’ Tens of thousands of British and Commonwealth servicemen heard this as they were taken prisoner during the two world wars. Join military family history expert, Simon ...


Events

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

Full - please see our website for details.



Electronic Workflows For The Family Historian

19/10/2019 - 19/10/2019

Rescheduled from 20 July. 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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Notes in your bag, family tree sketches on bits of paper, photos and print outs in the spare room, searches all over the web – loving every minute but you don’t have a real plan? Graham Walter ...


Events

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

Full - please see our website for details.



Hatch, Match And Dispatch - A Few Lessons From Civil Registration

22/10/2019 - 22/10/2019

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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Researchers look at Birth, Marriage and Death certificates every day – but do we really understand them and the process that created them?  What about corrections?  Re-registrations?  Why the order ...


Events

Free. But places go quickly so please book your seat.

Full - please see our website for details.



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