Category Archives: News

NEWS: New GRO Birth and Death Indexes and Digitized Certificates for reduced price – short time only

 News – New Indexes for civil registration birth and deaths in England and Wales that are a game changer. Plus for a short time period there is the option to order cheaper digital versions of the certificates. Read on for … Continue reading

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GB1900 – Online Project – Great for Genealogists

Online Project to Save Great Britain’s Place Names – Great for Genealogists Come join the project to identify all the place names in Great Britain. First I will explain what the project is, how it works and then why it … Continue reading

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English Research Course and Upcoming Institutes

English Research Course 20 Students gathered during the week of June 13-17 for the English research course, one of ten courses, at Samford University in Birmingham Alabama for the 51st gathering of the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research. There … Continue reading

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Irish Genealogy: Resources for Success – 4 Webinars

Irish Genealogy: Resources for Success is the title of 4 excellent webinars recorded on Wednesday March 16 at Fountaindale Public Library in Illinois. The speakers were Finlan Mullan and Gillian Hunt from the Ulster Historical Foundation who spoke with clear … Continue reading

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Upcoming speaking events around the country

For the genealogists around the country who like to know where I am speaking here is my Upcoming schedule (outside the Chicago area – that list was posted a couple of weeks ago). Come and join me, a lot is … Continue reading

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Upcoming Speaking Events in the Chicago area

Upcoming Events for my followers in the Chicago area. Come and join me starting this coming weekend in Arlington Heights, IL 6 Feb 2016 – Northwest Suburban Genealogical Society, Arlington Heights IL. Meeting at Arlington Heights Senior Center, 1801 Central … Continue reading

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IGHR Registration opens Tuesday January 19. Attend my English research track.

Be Prepared! Registration opens January 19 for Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research at Samford University. Registration opens Tuesday January 19 at 11 am for the 2016 Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research, to be held June 12-17, 2016, at … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Discount for Thanksgiving

FindMyPast, at www.findmypast.com is offering a 75% discount off its annual World subscription rate. This brings the annual cost down to $49.87 a real bargain for access to lots of British material, along with all the US, Canadian and Australian … Continue reading

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Release of 1939 Register for England and Wales

The recent release of the 1939 Register has brought fresh excitement to British researchers. This is one of the most important documents created for twentieth century British research, because the 1931 census was destroyed during the war, and the 1941 … Continue reading

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News: UPCOMING Virtual Institute – An In-Depth Look at the ‘Big Four’ Records of English Research

UPCOMING Virtual Institute: “An In-Depth Look at the ‘Big Four’ Records of English Research” By Paul Milner 30 May and 6 June 2015 Standard $69.99 Plus $99.99 Click here to register for this course When doing English and Welsh research … Continue reading

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