Getting started on your family history research

Your first steps in genealogy research: where to start, using free on-line records, making choices about which paid-for resources to use, organising your findings, family history software, working with accuracy, keeping track of your work.

Going beyond the usual on-line sources

Additional free and paid-for on-line resources available to move your research further forward.  Using the National Archives and local archives.  The importance of systematic record keeping.  Considering a one-name study.

Tracing 19th and 20th Century Military Careers

Working with the available British military records when researching in the 19th Century, the World War 1 period and post 1920.  Using a combination of on-line records and records at the National Archives to further your research.

On-line courses

Please do Contact Us to discuss possible dates and timings for any course that you would be interested in, or to request a course on a different theme.