Family History for Beginners - Half-day Courses on 29 April and 13 May

The first of our courses for Beginners will be held on 29 April (2-5pm): Family History for Beginners: Finding Births, Marriages and Deaths & the Census           

Starting out on family history research?  Then this course is for you. 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 13 May, which will include finding birth, marriage & burial records in parish registers. Courses can be booked independently.

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Electronic Family History - A One-hour Lecture on 20 April

With the widespread use of the Internet or World Wide Web for family history, where do you start? Which websites should you use, and where can you find the right data for your family amongst the billions of records? The lecturer will deliver an engaging talk about his experience and knowledge of the Family Historian’s Internet and will share his favourite websites, and  those that provide results.

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