Six Tips for Publishing Your Research on the Web.

15:15 - 15:35

A website for your local or family history research is great method to share findings and have others come to you, perhaps even distant relatives. This short talk gives some guidance on how to set up a website and connecting it with social media outlets to maximise visibility on the Internet. 

5 Things You Need to Know About Marriage Law

16:15 - 16:35

This talk briefly outlines why, how, when, where and who individuals could marry in earlier centuries and sets the context for family historians to interpret their findings

Understanding a birth certificate - how difficult can it be ?

15:40 - 16:00

We all take a simple birth certificate for granted, but this talk will explain the sometimes hidden wealth of information contained within it and how to fully decode this most basic of family history sources, including the often misunderstood additions of declarations, corrections and re-registrations.

Five Ways to Find Pauper Ancestors

12:40 - 13:00

Found a pauper on your family tree? Or an elderly relative who died in the workhouse? Or an orphaned child who was sent to an orphanage? If you want to know more about how you can find out about these people and their lives then come along to this talk. Gruel will not be served.

'Do as I Say NOT as I Did!' Confessions of an Imperfect Genealogist

10:40 - 11:00

After over 30 years of research Sue was forced to review & rethink her research when she decided to establish a one name study re her maiden name Swalwell. That reflection  has lead her to conclude that she has been an imperfect Genealogist. In this talk Sue will share her confessions of the key mistakes she has made and the lessons she has learnt re the approach, process and technique of being a good Genealogist."

Five Killer Apps for Mobile Genealogy

10:15 - 10:35

Many of us have a smart phone with us when we are out doing our genealogy research. What are the apps that will best aid us in our pursuit?

Five Killer Apps for Mobile Genealogy

10:15 - 10:35

Many of us have a smart phone with us when we are out doing our genealogy research. What are the apps that will best aid us in our pursuit?

Four top resources that you’ve never heard off (and you’ll kick yourself when you find out what they are)

16:15 - 16:35

What if there are records out there that you’ve never used that could tell you more about your ancestors or overcome that elusive brick wall. This presentation will look at four unusual sources that may provide the answers. Will they transform your research? We’ll leave that for you to decide.