Family History Events

Poor Law Workshop

When: Tuesday 27th Feb 2018
Where: Hampshire Record Office, Sussex Street, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8TH
Info: Was your ancestor ever sent to the workhouse? Want to find out more about what happened to them? Discover the different types of poor law records that exist, dating back to the Tudors, at Hampshire Archives and Local Studies and how these may help you with your family history or local research. 2-4pm. Cost: £20, advance booking required.
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Tracing your Military Ancestors

When: Thursday 22nd March 2018
Where: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies, County Hall, Hertford, Hertfordshire SG13 8EJ
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Military Records- Army, RAF and Royal Navy

When: Monday 23rd April 2018
Where: The Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies, 79-82 Northgate, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1BA
Info: The course will cover records from the 18th-21st centuries and will discuss both online and original sources.
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Palaeography for Beginners

When: Thursday 17th May 2018
Where: Hampshire Record Office, Sussex Street, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8TH
Info: Learn how to read old handwriting from the 16th-19th century with expert tips and advice from an archivist at Hampshire Archives and Local Studies. 2-4pm.
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How to Draw a Pedigree Tree Using Your Computer

When: Saturday 16th June 2018
Where: The Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies, 79-82 Northgate, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1BA
Info: The course will demonstrate how traditional pedigrees can be created using Microsoft PowerPoint.
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The Family History Show

When: Saturday 23rd June 2018
Where: The Knavesmire Exhibition Centre, The Racecourse, York, YO23 1EX
Info: Engaging events that bring family historians, societies and genealogical organisations together.
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The Family History Show

When: Saturday 22nd September 2018
Where: Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher
Info: Engaging events that bring family historians, societies and genealogical organisations together.
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Wills and How to Read Them

When: Saturday 29th September 2018
Where: The Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies, 79-82 Northgate, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1BA
Info: The course will show you how wills can help you research your family, how to find them and their associated documents and practical advice on how to interpret the handwriting.
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