Speaking Events

Following is a list of Upcoming Events.

You can see a listing of past speaking engagements here.

Contact Paul if you would like to explore the idea Paul speaking for your Society or at your Venue

Upcoming Events

12-17 June 2016 – Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research, Samford University, Birmingham, AL. Course 6: English Genealogical Research. Online Registration now open and filling IGHR Registration

  • English Context – History, Sources, Repositories & Processes
  • Find the Correct Place: Maps & Gazetteers
  • Civil Registration
  • English Internet – National Archives (lab)
  • English Internet – Free Sites (lab)
  • English Internet – Commercial Sites (lab)
  • Making Sense of the English Census
  • Church & Diocesan Records for Birth/Marriage/Death
  • Tips & Tools for Navigating the English Probate System
  • Parish Chest/Poor Law/Quarter Session Records I +II
  • Nonconformists & Recusants
  • Occupation, Guild, & Freeman Records
  • British Military I + II
  • England Land & Landscape Records
  • Sources for Landed & Titled People
  • Overlooked Sources: 17th & 18th Centuries
  • Overlooked Sources: 19th & 20th Centuries
  • Planning Your English Trip

15 Aug 2016 – Zion Genealogical Society, IL

  • New Resources for British Isles Research

31 Aug – 3 Sept 2016 – Federation of Genealogical Societies 2016 Conference, Springfield IL

  • English Parish Registers: How to Access, Use and Interpret
  • Buried Treasures: What’s in the English Parish Chest
  • Tracing Your Pre-WWI British Soldier
  • 1914: Finding Your British WWI – – Dead or Alive

18 – 28 September 2016 – Heritage Books Cruise Conference, from Galveston TX to Cozumel, Grand Cayman Islands and Jamaica

  • Overlooked Sources: 17th & 18th Centuries
  • Overlooked Sources: 19th & 20th Centuries
  • A New Location: Steps for Quickly Getting Start

9 – 14 Oct 2016 – British Institute – English Track – Salt Lake City, UT

  • English Context – Definitions, Sources, and Repositories
  • Find the Correct Place: Maps & Gazetteers
  • Effective Use of England’s National Archives
  • Civil Registration
  • Making Sense of the English Census
  • Church & Diocesan Records for Birth/Marriage/Death
  • Tips & Tools for Navigating the English Probate System
  • Parish Chest/Poor Law/Quarter Session Records I +II
  • Occupation, Guild, & Freeman Records
  • British Military I + II
  • Overlooked Sources: 17th & 18th Centuries
  • Overlooked Sources: 19th & 20th Centuries
  • Planning Your English Trip

23-28 July 2017 – Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA (new location). Course 6: Scottish Genealogical Research.

  • Scotland – Definitions, Sources, Repositories and Processes
  • Scottish Emigration to North America
  • History of Scotland
  • Internet: Commercial Sites
  • Internet: Free Sites
  • Find the Correct Place: Maps and Gazetteers
  • Civil Registration
  • Making Sense of the Census
  • Church Records for B/M/D
  • Kirk Session and Poor Relief Records
  • Inheritance: Wills and Executries
  • Inheritance: Transfer of Land and Buildings
  • Burghs and Their Records
  • Occupation Records
  • Scots in the British Military (parts 1 and 2)
  • Overlooked Sources – 17th and 18th Centuries
  • Overlooked Sources – 19th and 20th Centuries
  • Planning your Trip to Scotland

Contact Paul if you would like to explore the idea Paul speaking for your Society or at your Venue