Friday 18 January 2013

Advanced Irish genealogy course in London: 26 Jan

The Society of Genealogists (SoG is running an all-day Irish seminar that's aimed at the more advanced researcher. It's to be held at the SoG's London HQ on Saturday 26 January and will be presented by three highly-respected genealogy specialists.

The My Ancestor Was Irish – Further Sources programme is as follows:

10:30 Early Irish Marriages – focus on pre-19th century sources, with Roz McCutcheon

11:45 Tea Break

12:00 The Irish Poor – historical context; Poor Law Records and availability, with Roz McCutcheon

1:15 Lunch (not provided)

2:00 Problems in Irish Research, with Michael Gandy

3:15 Tea Break

3:30 Irish Sources on the Internet, with Peter Christian

4:45 Q&A

5:00 Finish

The day costs £24 for SOG members/£30 for non-members. You can book here.

UPDATE: The above was amended on 18 January to reflect a change of running order.