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2015 GENEALOGY CONFERENCE C/O EAST SURREY FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLE 109

Announcing the major Genealogy Conference of 2015, being held at the Beaumont Estate, Windsor, on 29-31 August. An exceptional event with high standard of international speakers at a magnifcent venue.

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ANCESTOR NETWORK

STAND 842

Ancestor Network Ltd offers Irish genealogy research, training, tourism, advisory and consultancy services. We have over 20 genealogists located throughout Ireland with different areas of expertise. Books on Irish genealogy available.

+353 87 050 5296

ANCESTRY

STANDS 720 & 820

Ancestry.co.uk is the largest online family history resource, with over 12 billion records and 55 million family trees. As you build your family tree, the site automatically searches for information on your ancestors, and gives you personal hints to point you in the right direction. You'll also fnd a range of expert advice to help you discover your family's past.

3rd Floor, Waterfront Building, Hammersmith Embankment, Chancellors Road, London W6 9RU
0800 404 9723
support@ancestry.co.uk

ANGLO-GERMAN FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 53 & 54

Born in Germany, Prussia, Bavaria or elsewhere in Eastern Europe? Come and have a free look at our database of 500,00+ Germans in the UK.

01934 248 399

ANGLO-ITALIAN FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

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If your ancestors lived in the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales, N. Ireland) after moving from Italy, we can help you research your family history. Our members support each other in tracing their Italian ancestry back to Italy.

01483 425 264

ARCHIVES FOR LONDON

TABLES 95 & 104

The independent voice for archives in the capital. Archives for London members are users and practitioners who come together to help everyone enjoy and learn from London's fascinating documentary heritage.

ASSOCIATION OF FHS OF WALES

TABLE 18

The Association represents the family history societies within Wales: Cardiganshire, Clwyd, Dyfed, Glamorgan, Gwent, Gwynedd, Montgomeryshire and Powys.

ASSOCIATION OF GENEALOGISTS AND RESEARCHERS OF ARCHIVES (AGRA) & ASSOCIATION OF SCOTTISH GENEALOGISTS AND RESEARCHERS IN ARCHIVES (ASGRA)

STAND 439

Promoting the highest standards of professional research. Membership covering most counties and regions of the UK, and most specialist areas of expertise.

ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL GENEALOGISTS

STAND 328

APG members have specialisms and expertise to meet the challenge of your genealogy project. Visit our online directory of specialists at www.apgen.org to fnd the right professional today.

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BBC HISTORY MAGAZINE

STAND 1103

Meet the magazine team at stand 1103. Subscribe at the show and save 30% on the shop price plus receive a choice of free book worth up to £25.

BELGIAN TOURIST OFFICE

STAND 1125
0207 531 0390

BERKSHIRE FHS

TABLES 76 & 77

Looking for Berkshire ancestors? That's anyone from Abingdon to Faringdon, Hungerford to Windsor and everywhere in between. More NEW CD and print items for Berkshire at Olympia. Get details of October's key conference for family and local historians and an exciting 2014 visits programme. Quality advice plus special membership offer.

0118 950 9553

BOOK ALCHEMIST (THENINS BOOK)

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Your family's personal stories need to be shared. Our online courses provide you with everything needed to turn your research into a written legacy for your children, grandchildren and beyond. Talk to us and fnd out how we can help. Enter our show competition: First prize is worth over £750.

01305 236 440

BORDERS ANCESTRY

STAND 424

Reiver families ruled the semi-lawless Border Marches of lowland Scotland and northern England during the 13th to 17th centuries. Their descendants, now to be found across the world, are proud of their heritage. Are you one of them? We share your passion. Borders Ancestry, Borders Journeys and Berwick Time Lines offer a wide range of experienced professional and friendly services. Whether you're just starting out or have hit a brick wall we can help!

4 Lennelhill Cottages, Coldstream, TD12 4HA
01890 883 883
susie@bordersancestry.co.uk

BRD ASSOCIATES

STAND 330

BRD specialise in video capture and compilation of your family history in book form. Having living relatives tell their life story becomes a family heirloom of increasing value as time goes by.

BRISTOL AND AVON FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLE 55

B&AFHS provide advice and information relevant to the old Avon County area. B&AFHS have published a range of CDs and booklets and have a research room with a wide range of resources for researchers.

BRITAINSDNA

STAND 840

Renwick Suite A, High Street, Melrose, TD6 9PB BritainsDNA traces your genetic origins, going far beyond the written record, uniquely blending science and history to uncover your ancient ancestry through YDNA and mtDNA testing. And with autosomal DNA testing you can learn about your recent ancestral mix, telling you what proportions of your genome are linked to different continents around the world. Start your journey at stand 840 and fnd out more about Chromo2, the world's most advanced genetic ancestry test.

0845 872 7634

BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR LOCAL HISTORY

TABLES 33 & 42

Would you like to explore the houses and locality where your ancestors lived? Visit the British Association for Local History's stand to have your questions answered. You can also attend our talks on researching First World War memorials, the Remount Service plus lives and letters of forebears in the Workhouse.

BRITISH DEAF HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLE 11A

The British Deaf History Society promotes and advances the interest in the discovery, research, conservation and preservation of the histories of deaf people, their communities, culture and language.

BRITISH NEWSPAPER ARCHIVE

STAND 630

The British Newspaper Archive is a treasure trove of over 100 million articles and stories covering over 200 years of British history. Whether you’re a history enthusiast or a genealogist, visit the BNA team on stand 630. We’ll tell you the story of how we’ve already put over seven million pages of the British Library’s vast store of newspapers online, and show you some amazing discoveries that we and our customers have made.

The Glebe, 6 Chapel Place, London, EC2A 3DQ
support@britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

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CAB SEARCH

TABLES 116-119

Acid-free archival storage products including pockets, paper, pens, charts, binders, magnifers and more. Also countrywide range of Godfrey old street maps and quality topographical and nostalgic books.

020 7060 1849

CAMBRIDGESHIRE FHS

TABLES 89 & 90

We sell searchable transcriptions of all parish registers from 1538- 1950, Census, Quarter & Petty Sessions, Nonconformist records on CD. Look-up service at WDYTYA. Super Search facility available on our new webpage.

01223 853273

CASSINI PUBLISHING

STAND 522

Cassini is Britain’s leading supplier of historical mapping with many products designed for genealogists. Sheetmaps will be available at reduced prices as well as information on our other products and services.

CITY OF WESTMINSTER ARCHIVES

TABLE 43

Research your family, house and local area at the three borough archives. See parish records, school records, deeds, maps and images; also GRO indexes and theatre programmes at Westminster.

COLLEGE OF ARMS

STAND 340

The College of Arms is the offcial body responsible for heraldry in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, with a manuscript archive stretching back to medieval times. Its offcers provide professional heraldic and genealogical research and advice on all related subjects, and grant many new coats of arms each year.

CRAFTING TIME

STAND 408

Supplier of scrapbooking materials for your family history memories to be treasured and passed on to generations to come. FREE Demonstrations today. Visit us here or at Shepreth, Cambridge.

CYCLO-SSAGE LTD

STAND 514

Cyclo-ssage Ltd market exclusive German Manufactured Therapy Systems that offer Cycloidal massage in easy to use, completely portable systems.

01443 815 496

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DECEASED ONLINE

STAND 644

Deceased Online is the only website dedicated to creating a searchable UK national database of burial and cremation records. It features millions of records including digital scans of registers, grave details, cemetery maps with grave locations and photos of headstones. The continually-updated database includes records from North Scotland to South West England. Free to register and search, users only pay if they access documents. Visitors to the show can register on the Deceased Online stand.

jbl@deceasedonline.com

DEVON FHS

TABLES 28-31

Formed in 1976, the society has an active programme of transcribing, indexing and publishing Devon records. With a research centre in Exeter, regular group meetings and events throughout the county.

01392 433 212 (Mon, Tues, Thu)

DISCOVER YOUR ANCESTORS

TABLE 57

Discover Your Ancestors is the most exciting and engaging publication for family historians worldwide. This highly acclaimed magazine is published in print once a year and online 12 times a year.

DR WILLIAMS' LIBRARY

TABLE 98

Dr Williams’s Library is one of the oldest libraries open to the public still conducted on its original benefaction. Situated in Gordon Square, it’s the pre-eminent research library for English Protestant nonconformity.

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EAST ANGLIAN GROUP

TABLES 91-93

Representatives from the East Anglian Group will be available to answer any questions about family history research in the eastern counties. The EAG covers Cambridgeshire, Essex, Felixstowe, Fenland, Huntingdonshire, Northamptonshire, Peterborough, Royston, Romany & Travellers and Suffolk Family History Societies.

EAST OF LONDON FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 82 & 83

The Society covers the fascinating area of The East End. Membership includes the quarterly Cockney Ancestor, an active message board on its website www.eolfhs.org.uk and fve meetings every month.

EAST SURREY FHS

TABLES 105-108

We are THE Family History Society for South London, covering Croydon, Kingston, Lambeth, Merton, Richmond, Southwark, Sutton and Wandsworth, and all historic East Surrey. Visit our helpdesk for expert advice and browse our bookstall for our own publications, old maps and lots of local history books, including many new titles.

ENECLANN

STAND 544

Visit us for advice on our Irish family history research services and to browse our Irish genealogy publications, all on special offer. Also come and see President Obama’s Irish pedigree.

00 353 1671 0338

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FAMILIES IN BRITISH INDIA SOCIETY

TABLES 1-4

Missing ancestors 1600-1947? They may be amongst nearly three million Britons who worked and lived in India! FIBIS’s Free Database plus support and research team could help fnd them.

01273 551 557

FAMILY AND LOCAL HISTORY HANDBOOK

STAND 930

The latest issues of The Family and Local History Handbook and The Irish Family and Local History Handbooks are available at the Show. Special Offers and Prices throughout the show. www.genealogical.co.uk and www.genealogical.ie

01904 332 638

FAMILY HISTORIAN GENEALOGY SOFTWARE

STAND 302

Family Historian is the UK’s foremost desktop genealogy software product, and winner of numerous awards from magazines such as Which? Computing and Computeractive. The program offers all the features genealogists need, whether newcomers or experts. Visit the stand to view videos and demos of the latest leading-edge features.

FAMILY HISTORY BOOKSHOP

STAND 510

We have a large collection of family history books and related items for sale. Visit our stand to take advantage of our special discounted offers.

01487 814 050

FAMILY LEGACY CARDS

TABLE 73

Capture your family’s funny, tearjerking and surprising stories and memories with Family Legacy cards – creating a frst-hand written family history to grow over time and complement your computerbased records.

FAMILY SILVER

TABLE 94

Celebrate and remember years with a vintage coin by choosing from a selection at Family Silver’s stand. Cherish family names on a handmade silver bracelet by Cornish designer Esmé Burton.

01736 362 331

FAMILY TREE DNA

STAND 310

FamilyTreeDNA has the largest DNA database in the world making it the most important resource to connect people in the UK with their ancestors in other countries.

00 1 713 868 1438

FAMILY TREE MAGAZINE

STAND 320

The original magazine for family historians, Family Tree celebrates its 30th birthday this year! Packed with expert tips and solutions for both beginners and the more experienced genealogist, we’ll help you trace your ancestors. Come and visit our STAND to claim your free gift,f ind out about our special show offers and help celebrate our birthday.

0845 519 0228
info@family-tree.co.uk

FAMILYSEARCH

STAND 610

FamilySearch.org is a non-profit family history organisation dedicated to connecting families across generations. Caretaker of the world’s largest genealogy records collection, FamilySearch offers free online searching, photos,tools and a universal Family Tree to help you discover, preserve and share your family story. UK: 0800 1830 1830 or US: 1-866 406 1830

FamilySearch International, 50 East North Temple St, JSMB Main Salt Lake City,
UK: 0800 1830 1830 or US: 1-866 406 1830
help@familysearch.org

FAST TRACK ENGRAVING

STAND 1117

To mark the centenary of the First World War, check out our individual hand engraved polished Coniston Slate Medallions to commemorate your family members. A stunning family heirloom to ensure they aren’t forgotten. A work of art at very modest cost. Why not bring details of WW1 soldier,sailor or airman. Medallions can be seen being engraved at the exhibition – LIVE!

FEDERATION OF FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETIES

STAND 626

The Federation of Family History Societies is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year! We have over 185 member societies worldwide each helping their members research their ancestors. There is sure to be a society to suit your needs. Why not take the opportunity to discover how you can beneft from joining a family history society? Come along and meet us and get a copy of our really useful information leafet. We’re here to help!

PO Box 8857, Lutterworth, Leics., LE17 4RE
01455 203 133
info@ffhs.org.uk

FIND MY PAST

STAND 830

Welcome to the parish church of St Findus-in-the-Past! Take a pew at "STAND 830 and discover your ancestors’ lives from cradle to grave. We’re running free lectures with experts all day, no need to book. Just check the hymn board for details. Come and explore fndmypast’s online records for free in our research bay. Then stock up on vouchers, hear about show offers and enter our competition to win World subscriptions at our Victorian pharmacy.

The Glebe, 6 Chapel Place, London, EC2A 3DQ
020 3326 6300
support@findmypast.co.uk

FORCES WAR RECORDS

STAND 1240

Military genealogy specialists,
Forces War Records, hold a vast
range of records from different
periods of war including World
War One, World War Two, the
Boer War and the Crimean War.
Their UK-based transcription team
is constantly searching for exclusive
lists and updating their data,
providing fresh insight for anyone
researching their family history.

FRIENDS OF THE METROPOLITAN POLICE

TABLE 16

The Friends is a group of likeminded people seeking to promote and preserve the history of the Metropolitan Police Service and its service to London since 1829.

FROM THE HEARTH

STAND 843

From The Hearth – art of written narrative. Have you an ancestor you need to write about? Our workshops will help you turn remnants of memory into vibrant lasting narrative.

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GENEALOGY PRINTERS

TABLE 132-134

Genealogy Printers can print your family tree onto one large sheet of paper using the data from your family history program. Prices start at £45 for 500 people.

GENERAL REGISTER OFFICE

STAND 822

The offcial Government source for birth marriage and death certifcates from 1837. Certifcates are the building blocks of family history research providing unique and sometimes unexpected information about your ancestors.

0300 123 1837

GENERAL REGISTER OFFICE FOR NORTHERN IRELAND

STAND 332

The General Register Offce Northern Ireland maintains the registers of births, adoptions, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships. We will be showing an example of our forthcoming genealogical website

0300 200 7890

GENES REUNITED

STAND 631

Genes Reunited has 650 million historical records and millions of scanned pages from 300 years of regional newspapers to help you uncover your ancestors’ stories. To discover what life was like for your family, visit Stand 631 to explore our records for free, consult our guest experts and enter our free prize draw. Make sure that you bring along your photos and documents for us to scan to help you keep them safe.

The Glebe, 6 Chapel Place, London, EC2A 3DQ
theteam@genesreunited.co.uk

GLAMORGAN FHS

TABLES 12, 19-21

Glamorgan Family History Society has a Resource Centre in Aberkenfg having a vast collection of information available in booklet and CD format. Membership includes four quarterly magazines and free help with research. Our new website includes the online shop and a member’s section which is under development.

GUIDE DOGS (CHARITY LINK)

STAND 326

Guide dogs provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people. Sponsor a guide dog puppy and help us train more life-changing companions.

GUILD OF ONE-NAME STUDIES

TABLES 49-51

The world’s leading organisation for one-name studies. Is your history among our 8,600+ study surnames? Check out our online register. Join the Guild at WDYTYA? Live and receive a free copy of Seven Pillars of Wisdom, The Art of One-Name Studies, and Celebrating 100 Guild Journals CD worth a combined total of £11.

Tel: 0800 011 2182

GUILDHALL LIBRARY

STAND 402

British local and family history, London and Middlesex parish, records, guilds and apprenticeships, historic trade and telephone directories, poll books, Lloyd’s marine collection, ship movements from 1741, army, navy, law and medical lists.

020 7332 1870

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HALL OF NAMES EUROPE

STAND 300

Hall of Names is the leading retailer for coats of arms, surname histories, bespoke heraldic products and personalised gifts. Look up your name for free on Stand No. 300

01984 632 120

HAMPSHIRE GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY

TABLES 63-65

At Stands 63-65, Hampshire Genealogical Society’s friendly and knowledgeable team are here to help you. See WHAT‘S NEW: Hampshire Baptisms CD 1841-75, plus NEW Village Booklets. Also take advantage of ‘on-the-spot’ research with Hampshire ‘Look-Ups’, and browse and buy our range of HGS Publications and genealogical and local history books.

HISTOIRES DE FAMILLES

TABLE 80

Marie Cappart, Anglo-Belgian historian will help you fnd thoselong-lost continental ancestors.Should it be Belgium, NorthernFrance or The Netherlands. Come and meet us or check at histoires-de-familles.org

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IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUMS

STAND 1017

Help IWM (Imperial War Museums) tell the stories of more than eight million men and women who served in uniform and worked on the home front through Lives of the First World wAR.

INSTITUTE OF HERALDIC AND GENEALOGICAL STUDIES (IHGS)

TABLE 66

Founded in 1961 for the study of family history. Our Online Correspondence Course leads to the professional qualifcation The Higher Certifcate in Genealogy. We also hold day and residential courses.

IRISH ANCESTRY RESEARCH CENTRE

TABLE 81

The Irish Ancestry Research Centre (IARC) is a leading provider of research,education and genealogy training in History of Family and Irish ancestry, based at 58 O’Connell Street, Limerick City, Ireland.  

IRISH GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH SOCIETY

STAND 844

Need guidance with your Irish family history? Visit our stand for top-quality free advice, to learn about our unique resources and to discover the many benefits of IGRS membership.

ISOGG

STAND 400

ISOGG provides a framework to educate, help and support genetic genealogists understand DNA testing in relation to a comprehensive interpretation of their family and genetic history. Membership is free.

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JERSEY FAMILY HISTORY FORUM

TABLES 39 & 40

Visit Jersey and discover your past with the Jersey Family History Forum. We are the island’s principle genealogical providers. We encourage visitors to use our facilities and offer research services

JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF GREAT BRITAIN

TABLES 140 & 141

Dedicated to promoting Jewish family history and genealogy, we encourage research and preservation of Jewish genealogy records. Library, databases and specialist advice available. Open to everyone interested in Jewish genealogy.

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KENT FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 85 & 86

Offering CDs, fche and books covering most of Kent including Medway. Six local branches, members library/study centre, online bookstall. Worldwide membership with overseas agents and a global email list.

KRESY - SIBERIA VIRTUAL MUSEUM

TABLES 74 & 75

Polish ancestors? Our Virtual Museum is dedicated to researching, remembering and recognising Polish citizens’ struggles in Eastern Poland and exile during WWII. We have over 60,000 people listed on our Memorial Wall of Names and have several galleries showing the history of Kresy before the war, during the 1939 invasions by Hitler and Stalin, the deportations to Siberia and the refugee camps in India and Africa. Join our worldwide membership to access many useful reference materials.

7 Barnstead Avenue, Withington, Manchester, M20 4UL
0161 445 6904
UK@Kresy-Siberia.org

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LINCOLNSHIRE FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 13-15

LFHS offer publications covering a wide range of Lincolnshire sources on CD and in books, advice on researching in Lincolnshire, look-ups on computer and general books on Lincolnshire places.

LONDON BOROUGH OF RICHMOND UPON THAMES

TABLE 91A

In the Victorian setting of Richmond's Old Town Hall, discover a wealth of resources for researching your family, house and the local area. Visit us today to find out more.

0208 332 6820

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MANCHESTER AND LANCASHIRE FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 23 & 24

We cover south-east Lancashire, and will have a wide selection of local books, CDs and Richardson maps. A £3 discount is offered toall new members joining during the show.

01442 268 395

MARITIME HISTORY ARCHIVE

STAND 941

A mariner in your family history? The Maritime History Archive has several million British crew agreements from the 19th and 20th centuries. Come visit our booth to find out more.

MAXBAL GENEALOGY

STAND 940

Quality blank and custom-printed family tree charts in colour, black and white and on parchment paper. Featuring the renowned Creative, Heirloom and Renaissance ranges with transparent or removable stickers.

METHODIST HERITAGE

STAND 430

Do you have faith in your family tree? Explore online tools for sharing Methodist family stories and discovering Methodist records. Speak to our experts. Collect your FREE Methodist Heritage Handbook.

METROPOLITAN POLICE HERITAGE CENTRE

TABLE 17

Metropolitan Police Heritage Centre Contains records of most offcers who served since 1829, including all those who enlisted in World War One.

020 7161 1234

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE - SERVICE PERSONNEL & VETERANS AGENCY

STAND 845

Advice on MOD medals both current and historical, information on how to access service records and veterans welfare support.

MM PUBLICATIONS

TABLES 62 & 72

Quality map reproductions of counties and towns (street plans) for many parts of the UK & Ireland – from £1. Sale of genealogical library books – many bargains (CD’s & microfche, too!)

MY HISTORY

STANDS 936 & 938

Specialist supplier of acid-free storage pockets, folders and archival storage boxes for long term storage and preservation of documents, photographs and books. Great offers available at the exhibition. A3 pedigree and ancestor charts, perfect for recording your ancestors and the six generation folded pedigree chart is ideal for insertion in the popular Family History Springback Binder range exclusive to My History. Visit our stand and learn about our wide format chart printing service.

01302 288 722

MY HISTORY - FLIP PAL

STAND 934

Checkout the Flip-Pal portable scanner. Mobile, versatile, quick and easy, this is the best tool for genealogists who wish to scan images without removing photographs from frames, albums or relatives! Visit the Flip-Pal stand and view our special offers and see it demonstrated. Scan photographs at your relative’s home without the need to use a computer. Take multiple scans of large images and join them together using the simple built in stitching software.

01302 288 722

MYHERITAGE

STAND 530

Build your family tree on MyHeritage and let our matching technologies fnd new information about your ancestors through billions of family tree profles and historical records.

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NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM

STAND 1111

The National Army Museum tells the story of the British Army from the English Civil Wars to the present day, and the historical events, people and places it has infuenced.

020 7730 0717

NATIONAL LIBRARY OF WALES

STAND 336

The Library is considered as the premier source for all Welsh genealogical research. Our free online website now includes – probate records, newspapers online, WW1 records ,and much more!

01970 632 800

NATIONAL RECORDS OF SCOTLAND

STAND 642

We create and look after many of the offcial records that are essential for Scottish ancestry research. Expert staff will advise you on the range of sources that NRS offers.

NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 58-60

Our collection encompasses parish register transcripts, monumental inscriptions, wills, pedigrees, family trees and much more to help you trace your family’s Norfolk origins. Members have access to 3,000,000+ records online.

NORTH OF IRELAND FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLE 44

Irish Ancestors? With 12 local branches and hundreds of Associate Members worldwide we can support your own research with our Journal, Newsletter, books, CD’s, reciprocal research and Library look-ups.

NORTH WEST GROUP OF FHS

TABLES 110-112

The North West Group of Family History Societies is an affliation of 12 registered charities who promote interest and research in genealogical studies for members of the general public.

NORTH WEST KENT FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 96 & 97

We have many publications that are not available online along with a vast number of local history books for sale. Our website contains everything you need to know about our activities, services and the research area we cover.

01622 355 924

NOTTINGHAM FHS

TABLES 135-137

Uncover more about your Nottingham family at our stand, where you can buy CDs covering local parish registers, monumental inscriptions and more. There will also be local history books and members of NFHS there who can help you with your queries.

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OLD FOLDING MAPS

STAND 301

ONE STOP GENEALOGY

TABLE 84

One-stop website list for genealogists CD-ROM directory containing links to hundreds of free-to-view websites to help you trace your family tree, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Europe.

OPEN UNIVERSITY

STAND 334

Study with us to pursue your passions – we offer courses in a wide range of subjects, including an MA in History. Visit our stand to fnd out more or visit www.open.ac.uk.

ORIGINS NETWORK

STAND 528

British Origins, Irish Origins, the National Wills Index. Best value England & Wales censuses; largest collections online of English probate records and of Irish directories; apprentice records, births, burials, marriages, poor law records, court records, electoral registers, militia records, passenger lists. Most of our material is available nowhere else online.

01798 839 361

OXFORD UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION

TABLE 27

We offer a wide range of local, social and family history courses on Saturdays and weekends, plus a one-year Advanced Diploma in Local History offered online.

01865 280 973

OXFORDSHIRE FHS

TABLES 78 & 79

Progress your Oxfordshire family history research through transcribed parish register and photographic monumental inscription CDs available on our stand. Our experts can also explore our county-wide databases for you.

01628 485 013

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PEN AND SWORD

STAND 410

Pen and Sword publish books and magazines on all areas of family, local, social and military history. Our titles will help bring you closer to your past.

01226 734 686

PEN AND SWORD - DISCOVER YOUR HISTORY MAGAZINE

STAND 410

Discover Your History is a magazine with a difference – most of the content comes from eyewitness accounts and personal memories, introducing readers to the past through the eyes and voices of those who were there. A huge variety of subjects are covered and regular features include the latest news in family history research, local and social history articles, a guide to heritage and history events around the country – and much more. Subscribe at www.discoveryourhistory.net.

47 Church Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 2AS
01778 392 013
enquiries@pen-and-sword.co.uk

PHAROS TUTORS

TABLES 41 & 41a

Pharos Tutors provide online courses in family history covering English, Irish, Scottish and Welsh ancestry.  Courses are short, topic based and very reasonably priced.

01323 416 882

PUBLIC RECORDS OFFICE OF NORTHERN IRELAND (PRONI)

STAND 436

PRONI preserves and makes available church/parish registers, valuation, workhouse, court and probate records plus private estate papers, business archives and maps. Various census substitutes are available as is material relating to schools and institutions. Website includes a catalogue of PRONI holdings plus helpful records guides and databases of wills, freeholders’ registers, the Ulster Covenant, street directories, photographs from the Allison collection and the Derry/Londonderry Corporation minute books.

PRONI, 2 Titanic Boulevard, Belfast, BT3 9HQ

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QI WELLNESS

STAND 426

The Qi Wellness Centre is dedicated to healing inherited patterns passed down from previous generations. Many physical and emotional patterns can be healed through the ancient practice of Qi Energy.

0207 462 8811

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ROYAL AIR FORCE MUSEUM

STAND 1119

The museum offers free access to offcial documents, photographs, personal items and other reference materials, plus their interpretation, by appointment as part of your genealogical research. Call 020 8358 4873.

RYEDALE FAMILY HISTORY GROUP

TABLE 5

We are here to help fnd ancestors in the heart of Yorkshire. Our publications include local parish register transcripts, histories, school records and monumental inscriptions. Pick up free info.

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S&N

STANDS 810 & 910

Visit our stand 810 by the entrance for special offers and gift packs with subscriptions. We will take you back further with our unique tools and data.

01722 717 006

S&N GENEALOGY SUPPLIES

TABLES 120-129

Visit us for show specials on software, data, scanners and binders we have thousands of products to help with your research. Pick up a free catalogue or visit our website.

01722 716 121

SAGA HOLIDAYS

STAND 1101

SAVE PHOTO

STAND 540

We provide a full range of digitisation, indexing and metadata services for all types of media including images, books and magazines for clients including the BFI, IWM and Brightsolid.

01926 810 604

SHIPINDEX

STAND 339

ShipIndex.org helps genealogists and researchers quickly and easily learn more about specifc ships. We offer a free database of over 140,000 citations, and a premium database of nearly 2.8 million citations.

SHROPSHIRE FAMILY HISTORY

TABLE 34

Help and advice with your Shropshire Ancestry. Shropshire books and CD-ROMs on sale. Computer lookups and help.

01952 402 846

SOCIETY OF GENEALOGISTS

STAND 920

Founded in 1911 and located in London, we are Britain’s premier family history society. Anyone conducting family history research would beneft from our library’s extensive resources, lectures and courses and publications.

SOCIETY OF GENEALOGISTS SECOND-HAND BOOKS

TABLE 103 & 103A

Browse a wide range of fascinating family, social and local history titles surplus to the requirements of the foremost family history library in the British Isles.

SOLDIERS OFF THE STREET

TABLE 113

The charity’s objects are the relief of charitable need of homeless ex-service personnel, by the provision of clothing, food and rehabilitation, including advice on PTSD, alcoholism, drug abuse, housing and employment.

SOMERSET AND DORSET FHS

TABLES 52 & 61

We are a large family history society, covering two counties with facilities for research, a comprehensive library in Sherborne. We have volunteers willing to undertake research for a modest fee.

SPEAKINGLIVES

TABLE 88

Have you heard the stories behind your family tree? We record spoken memories of family, businesses or communities to create an audio archive for posterity. SpeakingLives Interviewers use digital voice recording equipment to capture the stories behind your facts and photos. Professionally edited, we produce your beautifully packaged CD or mp3 file, so you can then listen to their voices – a precious and unique present for the future. We do what you always mean to...

25 Moray Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6DA.
01315 557 580
mail@speakinglives.com

SPIRIT OF REMEMBRANCE

STAND 1127

Visit us for all your battlefield and commemoration tours worldwide for individuals and groups of all sizes. Experienced ex-service battlefield guides assist your research and make history come alive.

01634 233 785

SPLENDID REFLECTIONS

STAND 432

Splendid Reflections will record your life story and present it in a DVD format for your children and grandchildren to enjoy for years to come. All from the comfort of your own home.

SUFFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 45 & 46

We will be selling CD’s of transcribed entries from the Parish Registers for Baptisms, Marriages and Burials in Deanery rather than parish format.

01787 370 598

SUPREME SAUSAGES

STAND 338

Manufacturers of quality range of British pork and speciality sausages, using fresh ingredients sourced throughout the UK.

SURREY HISTORY CENTRE

TABLE 101

Seeking Surrey Ancestors? With nine centuries of written memories, Surrey History Centre is the ideal place to plan your ancestral journey and discover your Surrey family history.

SURREY REGISTRATION SERVICE

TABLE 102

Did your ancestors live in Surrey? Surrey Registration Service holds the original records of every birth, death and marriage that has taken place in Surrey since July 1837.

T

THE HERALDRY SOCIETY

TABLES 35 & 36

The Heraldry Society exists to increase the knowledge and understanding of heraldry, which includes its relationship to family history. Information, advice and guidance available.

THE HISTORY PRESS

STAND 944

UK’s largest local and specialist history publisher. From genealogy to military and local history, we can help you discover where you live through the history on your doorstep.

01453 883 300

THE HUGUENOT SOCIETY

TABLES 114 & 115

This Learned Society was founded in 1885. Find historical background and genealogical information on Huguenots, plus use our surname look-up service. Publications will be on sale alongside CD-ROMs (see website for list), plus Huguenot crosses and memorabilia.

020 7679 2046

THE NAME SHOP

TABLE 99

The Name Shop relives the origins of your name or coat of arms, first name meanings available, too.

01952 433 399

THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES

STAND 1007

We are delighted to be back for 2014, an important year for all family historians. Visit our stand on the first foor gallery and talk to our experts who can help you navigate through our extensive records. We will be showcasing our ‘First World War 100’ programme and inviting you to join an exciting project involving our war diaries. To prepare, explore our records now at nationalarchives.gov.uk or visit our new First World War portal at nationalarchives.gov. uk/firstworldwar.

The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU
+44 (0) 20 8876 3444

THE NOSEY GENEALOGIST

TABLE 56

Brick walls in English and Welsh family history? Our download course and CDs reveal how to use Parish records; what’s in the county record offce; Clandestine marriages; Nonconformists records; apprentices; professionals; aristocratic and rural ancestors; getting back before 1837 and much more. Includes contributions from professional genealogists and authors.

THE WILDLIFE TRUSTS

STAND 440

There are 47 individual Wildlife Trusts throughout the UK. The Wildlife Trusts are the UK’s largest people-powered environmental organisation working for nature’s recovery on land and at sea.

01636 677 71

THEGENEALOGIST.CO.UK

STAND 810

Visit us for show specials on software, data, scanners and binders we have thousands of products to help with your research. Pick up a free catalogue or visit our website.

Genealogy Supplies (Jersey) Ltd, PO Box 530, Jersey JE4 8XX
01722 717006
enquiry@TheGenealogist.co.uk

TIMETUNES

315

Using the evocative power of music to remember back through the decades, timetunes is a fun and easy way to capture and share each person's life story.

TOURISM IRELAND

STAND 438

Plan your visit to Ireland in 2014, for a year full of festivities and exciting things to do, maybe meet long-lost relatives or explore the many classic car touring routes throughout the Island. For all you need to know about getting to and around Ireland, where to stay and much, much more visit us on Stand 438.

Tourism Ireland, 103 Wigmore Street, London, WIU IQS.
0800 039 7000
info.gb@tourismireland.com

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UKBMD / UKGDL / UKMFH

TABLE 138

Free-to-use websites providing thousands of categorised genealogy, family history and military website links to information online, aiding your UK research. For 2014, UKMFH is concentrating on World War One websites

www.ukbmd.org.uk

UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE FAMILY

STAND 411

History courses online. Innovative short courses taught by expert genealogists and archivists. Learn how to delve into the archives and fnd out more about your ancestors and the local area.

UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE

TABLES 47 & 48

Postgraduate qualifcations in genealogy at the University of Strathclyde. • World-leading postgraduate courses in Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies • Flexible online distance learning format • Study part-time at home or work • Developed by and for professional genealogists • Open to all seeking formal qualifcations • No exams; progress based on continuous assessment • Flexible progression from Postgraduate Certifcate, to Postgraduate Diploma and to Masters degree.

Course Administrator, Centre for Lifelong Learning, University of Strathclyde, 40 George St, Glasgow, G1 1QE.
0141 548 2492
learn-cll@strath.ac.uk

UNLOCK THE PAST CRUISES

STAND 932

Major genealogy conferences with leading international presenters combined with relaxing cruises. Visit us to learn more and enter the draw for over £1,000 in prizes.

V

VIDEO2DVDTRANSFERS

STAND 520

Video2DVDtransfers preserve your precious memories and unique footage of parties, weddings, and holidays by transferring them from video and cine flm onto quality DVDs. We can transfer audio cassette and open reel, too. We’re offering photo restoration, for a fxed price, at the show so visit the stand. Fully insured.

0800 592 433

VISIT SURREY

TABLE 100

Whilst exploring your families heritage, why not discover Surrey further with galleries, museums, gardens, pubs, restaurants and fantastic hotels, plus beautiful villages, vibrant towns and stunning countryside.

W

WEST MIDDLESEX FHS

TABLE 38

Friendly, helpful advice on researching your West Middlesex ancestors. Access to our computerised indexes. Books for helping you put ‘meat on the bones’ of your research.

WEST SURREY FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

TABLES 67-70

With 39 years experience transcribing and indexing Surrey records, we offer numerous publications, including many for Middlesex and London. Information about these and our other activities are on our website.

WHARFEDALE FAMILY HISTORY GROUP

TABLE 11

Wharfedale Family History Group has around 400 publications for the parishes of Wharfedale and the Western Dales of Yorkshire. These include parish registers and nonconformist registers.

WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? MAGAZINE

STAND 624

Meet the magazine team on stand 624 and take advantage of our exclusive subscription offer: try fve issues for just £5 PLUS receive a free gift!

0117 3147 300

WILTSHIRE FHS

TABLE 25 & 26

The focus for everyone with ancestors from the historic county of Wiltshire. Friendly advice available. Wiltshire books and many of the Society’s paper, fche and CD transcriptions available.

01380 723 830

WOODLAND TRUST

STAND 443

Our vision is a UK rich in woods and trees, enjoyed by everyone. We aim create new native woodland, protect ancient woods and fght for those under threat.

07876 825 046

WRITING THE PAST

TABLE 32

Would you like your research written in an illustrated family history album? We help you bring your ancestors’ stories to life and preserve your valuable work for future generations.

01527 877 714

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Yorkshire - The London Group of Yorkshire Family History Societies

TABLES 9, 10 & 10A

Here to help you with your Yorkshire family history. We have materials from most Yorkshire family history societies. Speak to experienced Yorkshire family historians.

YORKSHIRE ANCESTORS

TABLES 6-8

Research aids for family, local and house history. Related books for adults and children. Full range of Alan Godfrey Yorkshire Street maps. Yorkshire flags. Research undertaken in England, particularly Yorkshire.

01723 859 285

YOUR FAMILY TREE MAGAZINE

STAND 404

Your Family Tree magazine is the perfect companion for helping you start your journey into your family history. Our simple approach, easy-to-follow guides and expert advice will help you discover the amazing lives of your ancestors, build your tree and take research back further than ever. What’s more, you can try 3 issues of the magazine for just £1 with our special subscription offer that is only available at the show.

Your Family Tree, 30 Monmouth Street, Bath, BA1 2BW, UK
01225 442 244
adam.rees@futurenet.com

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