Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Scottish Family History Research: Where and How the Find the Real Records



Scottish Family History Research:  Where and How the Find the Real Records

One of four excellent courses being offered at: 

ISBGFH British Institute 2017  -  September 18-22, 2017, Salt Lake City, Utah
Early registration ends August 31st

Instructor: Dr Bruce Durie


Many Scottish records are the best preserved, most complete and most accessible available – but are not necessarily available digitally.  Bruce Durie, PhD,  QG, Fellow, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, will explore the records and resources available in Scotland, and online.  The “uncommon” resources available for your family history research efforts. 

For more information, see ISBGFH’s website:
https://isbgfh.org/


Tuesday, April 04, 2017

April Webinar - Researching Your Welsh Ancestors



Join us for the final webinar of our Winter Webinar series.
Presenter Darris Williams will assist us in researching our Welsh Ancestors. 
Saturday, April 8 at 1:00 eastern.

Webinar fees are $10 for ISBGFH members and $20 for non-members.

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Ulster Historical Foundation North American Tour

Irish Educational Experience
With the Ulster Historical Foundation
USA Lecture Tour, 03 – 22 March 2017



The ISBGFH supports genealogical education primarily through the British Institute and its webinar program.  In 2018, Fintan Mullan, Director, Ulster Historical Foundation, will present a weeklong program at the British Institute on researching in Ireland. He has also been a presenter for our Winter Webinar Series. 

Separately, the UHF is providing day programs listed below during the early part of March this year.  Discover Fintan and the UHF in preparation for his expanded program in Salt Lake City in 2018 by attending one of these presentations.  Dates and contact are outlined below.

Whether you are just beginning your Irish research or have been at it for years, you won’t want to miss these workshops!

Fuller contact details with additional information can be found at: www.ancestryireland.com/northamericantour2017


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March Webinar

Join us for our March webinar: Finding your American Ancestors Using the Canadian Records
with presenter Kathryn Lake Hogan
Sat, Mar 4, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST


Although your ancestors may have ultimately settled in the United States, it was not uncommon for them to have spent time in Canada, especially after the American Revolutionary War. In this webinar, Canadian research specialist, Kathryn Lake Hogan will show you how you might be successful Finding your American Ancestors Using the Canadian Records


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Saturday, January 14, 2017

February Webinar - They Came From Scotland

Our next webinar is They Came From Scotland

Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at 1:00 eastern

In this webinar, Christine Woodcock will look at the historical events that led to Scots leaving their homeland for the new world. She will share online and offline resources to assist you with researching your Scottish Immigrant Ancestor


There is a two-step process to register, the first is payment: 

http://formsmarts.com/form/1s4f

After the payment has been made, you will receive a follow-up email to register with GoToWebinar. 

We look forward to seeing you online!

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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

JANUARY WEBINAR GENEALOGY GEMS IN THE TNA

Join us for the January webinar being presented by Nick Barratt. Nick will share with us some of the genealogy gems that can be found in the National Archives in London. To pay for the webinar: http://formsmarts.com/form/1s4e


Remember that paying for the webinar is one step

The next step is to wait until you get the email that says: 

Thanks for signing up for the webinars. Below is the information to register with GoToWebinar. 

Please register for Genealogy Gems in the National Archives on Jan 10, 2017, 1:00 PM EST at: 

And then a link to register will be in this line. PLEASE take the time to register so that you will automatically get reminders about the webinar AND you will get the link to join the webinar on Jan 10th. 
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

As soon as you register with GoToWebinar - by clicking the link above and filling in the required fields, you will get another email with the link to click right before the webinar start time. 



The great thing about registering with GoToWebinar is that automatic reminders are built in. GTW will remind you one day before the webinar and again one hour before the webinar. Then all you need to do is grab a coffee, get comfy and click on the link to listen in. 







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Monday, November 21, 2016

Researching Your Scots-Irish Ancestors Webinar



Our December 10th webinar presenter is Fintan Mullan who will present on Researching Your Scots-Irish Ancestors
This webinar will assist you in researching your Irish or Scots-Irish ancestors with roots in the province of Ulster. This webinar will assist you to discover how to find various records, historical documents and links to your family history

Remember that paying for the webinar is just the first step in the process. You will also receive an email with instructions to register with GoToWebinar which will actually get you online at the time of the presentation.

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Monday, November 14, 2016

Registering for Our Webinars

We are thrilled to be able to have a full line up of great speakers in our Winter Webinar Series. And we want to make sure you are able to access the learning that the webinars offer. This is a two-step process. Paying for the webinar is one step. 

The next step is to wait until you get the email that says: 

Thanks for signing up for the webinars. Below is the information to register with GoToWebinar. 

Please register for DNA Testing for Genealogy Dr Maurice Gleeson on Nov 12, 2016 1:00 PM EST at: 

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5027915317601389827

In this webinar, Dr Gleeson will discuss the different tests available for genealogy and will help us to understand what information we can hope to get from each one. Dr Gleeson will also discuss some of the different projects available through FTDNA

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

As soon as you register with GoToWebinar - by clicking the link above and filling in the required fields, you will get another email with the link to click right before the webinar start time. 

The great thing about registering with GoToWebinar is that automatic reminders are built in. GTW will remind you one day before the webinar and again one hour before the webinar. Then all you need to do is grab a coffee, get comfy and click on the link to listen in. 

We look forward to seeing you online for the rest of our webinar series.
Here's the link to pay for the webinars that interest you: 





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