Evidence of Migration in the 1800s using Local Records

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Society of Genealogists

14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road
Greater London

In this half-day Zoom course, Jane Ferentzi-Sheppard asks: ‘Who was going where and why?’ Jane covers finding details of migration to the USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand using parish records, vestry minutes, poor law, quarter session records, newspapers, and letters. She will use examples from Dorset and the West Country as a case study.

For more information on this event: http://www.sog.org.uk/books-courses/events-courses/evidence-of-migration-in-the-1800s-using-local-records

Further information

Upcoming event dates:

  • Saturday 15th August 2020 10:30 - 13:15


Half-day course: £20.00. Members of the Society of Genealogists discounted price: £16.00 On 14 August an email invitation will be sent to all who have booked which includes a password and link to the talk - remember to check your spam folder! Please ensure your Zoom name is similar to the name that you used to book the talk. Zoom is a free application. If you have not used it before, you can find out more and download the application ahead of time at www.zoom.us

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