Category Archives: Genealogy

Legacy Family Tree Webinars

The folks at Legacy Family Tree Webinars have extended their 50% off sale until 20 August 2017. A subscription means that you can watch any of the more than 500 webinars in their library. This includes Tracing European Ancestors Membership … Continue reading

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My course Introduction to One-Name Studies starts 22 August 2017

The next Introduction to One-Name Studies course at Pharos Teaching and Tutoring Ltd starts on 22nd August. The course is taught online and welcomes students across the globe. Here are the Lesson Headings: About One-Name Studies Surnames and their History … Continue reading

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Findmypast Announces Free Weekend 22-25 January 2015

Originally posted on Conference Keeper:
  London, UK, 20th January 2015 Findmypast has announced that this weekend, they will be opening up their archives and giving unlimited free access to billions of records and newspaper pages from all over the…

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Southern California Genealogical Society Webinar Series 2016

The SCGS has just released the 2016 Webinar series. There are some familiar faces scheduled and in many instances I need to go to bed very late if I am to hear the webinars – there is an eight-hour time … Continue reading

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Legacy Webinars 2016 Series Announced

Last week Legacy Webinars announced the 2016 series. There are some familiar names and some great topics. To see who is presenting click HERE I will be presenting a version of Tracing Your European Ancestors on 16th December 2016. You … Continue reading

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1939 Register

Well, having waited over a year for +Findmypast to complete the task of digitising the 1939 Register Sunday night was the last sleep before the 1939 Register went live. Instead of getting up early, I went to bed late,very late! I was … Continue reading

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European Ancestors at Teignmouth Library

I am donating the proceeds from the talk to the Friends of Teignmouth Library. You can see the website that accompanies the book HERE  

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Going In-Depth – May Issue

The May issue is OUT and the Across the Pond column continues with the featured look at occupations, especially those carried out in the City of London. The April issue looks at the Worshipful Company of Butcher’s and can be found on … Continue reading

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Earlier this week I stumbled across a genealogy MOOC opportunity. The course starts officially on Monday 30th March, but is available for people to sign up and get familiar with the set up.The cost for the course is nothing, other … Continue reading

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Desk Ramblings…..(19)

The last few months (well since my last Desk Ramblings in March this year) have been busy. I am finishing a day job project. Working on another project with a September deadline and have been scoping out a further project. … Continue reading

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