Speaking Events

Following is a list of Upcoming Events.

You can see a listing of past speaking engagements here.

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Upcoming Events

22 – 25 Aug 2018  –  “On the Three Rivers: Past, Present and Future” Federation of Genealogical Societies Annual Conference, Ft. Wayne, IN.

  • English Research: 17th Century Resources and Indexes
  • English Parish Registers: How to Access, Use and Interpret
  • Tips and Tricks for Using Scotland’s People

4 – 6 Oct 2018 – Association of Professional Genealogists – Professional Management Conference, Crowne Plaza Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri

  • Tips for Improving Your Genealogical Lecturing Skills

15 – 19 Oct 2018 – British Institute – International Society for British Genealogy and Family History, Salt Lake City.  Scottish Genealogical The Fundamentals and Beyond.

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

26 – 27 Oct 2018 – “English Genealogy before 1837: Researching Pre-Victorian Records – Advanced Topics” – Ontario Genealogical Society, Toronto Branch, Lansing United Church, Toronto, Canada.

  • Tips & Tools for Navigating the English Probate System
  • Finding Your 17th Century Ancestors in England
  • English Parish Registers: How to Access, Use and Interpret
  • Buried Treasures: What’s in the English Parish Chest
  • Finding Your 18th Century Ancestors in England

3 Nov 2018  –  “Tracing Your Irish Ancestors” – Toledo Lucas County Public Library, Toledo, Ohio

  • Irish Emigrants to North America: Before, During and After the Famine
  • Irish Maps and Tools for Finding the Right Place
  • Finding Your Ancestors in Ireland
  • Irish Land Records

13 Mar 2019 – Fountaindale Public Library District, Bolingbrook, IL

  • New Resources for British Isles Research

9 Apr 2019 – Schaumburg Public Library District, Schaumburg, IL

  • New Resources for British Isles Research

21 – 26 July 2019 – Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research, Samford University, Birmingham, AL. Course 7: English Genealogical Research.

  • 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

21 Sep – 5 Oct 2019 16th UnLockThePast Cruise – Italian Mediterranean Cruise from Southhampton, England.  For more Details select here

  • Key Noter – Numerous lectures to be determines.

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