Lectures at Soc of Genealogists #unitedkingdom


Miriam Margolyes <75342.3217@...>
 

I am a member of this Group & strongly recommend it.

Wednesday 21 July, 2pm =96 4pm. =

PROCAT has changed!
A lecture by Jone Garmendia, The National Archives (=A35/=A34)

A lecture demonstrating the new National Archives Online Catalogue, with
new
screens and improved navigation.

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Wednesday 28 July, 2pm=974.30pm. =

Using Family Tree Maker Software.
A tutorial for beginners, with Helen Williams (=A310/=A38). =


This tutorial gives you an overview of the program, the version likely to=

be =

available for demonstration is v.11. There is a practical session on 11
Sept.

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Saturday 31 July, 10.30am =96 1.30pm. =

Using Custodian Software.
A tutorial with John Hanson (=A310/=A38). =


This software is British-made and
particularly popular with researchers carrying out One-Place studies. Th=
e
tutorial will provide an overview of what this program offers.

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Saturday 7 August, 10.30am =96 1pm =

Special Collections and Unique Sources in the Library of the Society of
Genealogists.
A tutorial with Else Churchill, the Genealogy Officer (=A310/=A38).

The Society holds a remarkable collection of manuscript and printed sourc=
es
for family history. This talk will explain how to make the most of the
various collections that are unique to the Society. A more general lectu=
re
about the Society's holding takes place on 29 September.

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Saturday 7 August, 2pm =96 4pm. =

Using Family Historian.
A practical tutorial with John Hanson (=A315/=A312)

This is an opportunity for experienced users of Family Historian, a
computer
program for family historians, to bring their database on their laptops a=
nd
work through problems and advanced facilities of the program in tandem wi=
th
the tutor.

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Wednesday 1 September, 2pm =96 3.15pm. =

England Jurisdictions Project for your Parish.
A lecture by visiting staff of the Family History Library in Salt Lake Ci=
ty
(=A35/=A34)

Workers on the Project are developing an advanced internet tool for
researchers to determine the jurisdictions for a particular parish in
England, for example Poor Law Union, Hundred, Registration District and
Probate Court. The program will include maps of counties, parish
boundaries, and ordnance survey maps.

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There are still places on the Routes to Roots summer school, 2-13 August=

2004. =

More details at: http://www.sog.org.uk/events/calendar.html#aug04

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Lectures are at:-
Society of Genealogists
14 Charterhouse Buildings
Goswell Road
LONDON
EC1M 7BA

Courses, regional fairs and details of library holdings per county are
listed at http://www.sog.org.uk

David Walsh
Events and Publications
events@...
Tel: 020 7553 3290


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