$99 – $330

Researching Family in the British Isles

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Historical Society of Pennsylvania

1300 Locust Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Researching Family in the British Isles

August 13 – August 16, 2018 9:00 – 4:00

HSP presents an in-depth, 4-day class series on researching family in the British Isles. Through these expert-taught classes, you’ll learn how to conduct genealogical research in Scotland, Ireland and England. Classes in using DNA to conduct research are also a part of the curriculum.

Learn how and where research on British family can be conducted, and what information can be discovered!

(Planning to attend the British Institute at the LDS Family History Library? Researching Family in the British Isles can give you a solid grounding, and help you get the most out of your research! More information is available on the British Institute at www.isbgfh.org.)


Instructors:

Dr. Maurice Gleeson, MB, London based genetic genealogist
Christine Woodcock, Genealogy Tours of Scotland
Frank Southcott, President, International Society for British Genealogy and Family History


Tuition for Researching Family in the British Isles:

Early Bird Registration (before December 31, 2017)

  • Friend of HSP $279
  • General Admission $330

Registration (January 1–June 30, 2018)

  • Friend of HSP $299
  • General Admission $350

One-day tickets for each day of the class are also available for $99/day!

Enrollment will be limited to 40 persons on a first come, first enrolled basis. Registration will open to the public on December 1, 2017. No refunds can be issued after July 13, 2018. We apologize for any inconvenience.




A limited amount of special consultations will be available during the course to help you with your research of a specific topic or family related to the British Isles of Ireland and Scotland, or DNA and in using resources appropriate to those countries. During the sixty minute consultation, you and the genealogist will:

Review the records and sources already explored to determine where to look next

Develop a research plan

Get advice on "breaking through" a brick wall research problem

Space is extremely limited. Consultations are $125/session and can be purchased during checkout.



Friends of HSP support the institution’s mission by providing philanthropic donations that fund general operations. Learn more about the benefits of giving at hsp.org/friends.


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