15:15 - 16:00

A very basic introduction to Family History. Covering how to organise your thoughts, draft out a pedigree and birth brief and possible usage. Searching for basic information on web sites and which may perhaps better suit your purpose. How to search for census information and just a few problems that may be encountered e.g. use of Poor law union divisions. The use of will indexes post 1858. A brief look a parish registers and what may be found. A chance to ask a question.

Dominic Johnson

Dominic Johnson B.Sc L.H.G. a professional family historian, teacher and lecturer of family history of some 40 years standing who has held positions of responsibility in various organisations namely President of Notts FHS and Registrar of the Guild of One- Name Studies.
Military history and a keen interest in palaeography, both of any periods, are perhaps at the forefront of my interests. My

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