Starting out on family history research? The Society of Genealogists will offer two courses for beginners in April.
Family History for Beginners: Births, Marriages and Deaths and Census Records. You will learn about fundamental first steps and essential building blocks of genealogy; how and why to trace certificates of birth, marriage and death (civil registration) and how to find your ancestors in census records. (Please note a part 2 of this course will be held on 25 April, which will include finding birth, marriage & burial records in parish registers).
A half-day course on Saturday, 11 April (14:00-17:00 with tea break) with Louise Taylor. Cost £20.00/£16.00 SoG members
Places must be pre-booked (courses can be booked indiviually or together, non-members welcome) through our website or by telephone: 020 7553 3290. Do you have a question? email the events department. Notes courses will repeat on 19 September and 10 October.Read more