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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 genealogists present a carefully designed curriculum to develop your skills.
Who is this course for?
Stage 2 is designed for those who already have some experience of genealogical research and are familiar with the basic records (General Registration, the censuses, directories, parish registers and bishops' transcripts and wills).
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
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