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London Research Tour

Where: London, England

When: May 19, 2013 3:00PM - May 26, 2013 11:00AM

Description:

Experience the wealth of information available in London's archives as NEHGS returns to the U.K. Participants will enjoy one-on-one consultations, guided research at the Society of Genealogists and The National Archives, and two group dinners. Daily educational activities include lectures and tours by the experts at The National Archives, the SoG, and NEHGS.

 

 

Sunday, May 19

 

after 2:00 pm                    Check-in at Holiday Inn Bloomsbury

 

6:00 - 7:00 pm                   Cash Bar Reception, Hotel Russell

 

7:00 - 9:00 pm                   Welcome Dinner, Hotel Russell

 

 

Monday, May 20

 

10:30 - 11:30 am             Private Orientation and Tour of the Society of Genealogists (SoG)Library

 

11:45 am - 1:00 pm         Bridging the Atlantic, David Dearborn

 

2:00 - 4:00 pm                 Walking tour from SoG through the City of London to St Paul's Cathedral

 

 

Tuesday, May 21

 

10:30 - 11:30 am              Researching Before 1700, Part 1, Else Churchill

 

11:45 am - 1:00 pm         Getting the Best from the SoG Library, Part 1: Using the SoG Collections, Else Churchill

 

2:00 - 5:45 pm                   SoG Research and Consultations

 

 

Wednesday, May 22

 

10:30 - 11:30 am              Researching Before 1700, Part 2: Heraldic Visitations, Manorial and Equity Courts, Chancery Records, Emigration, Else Churchill

 

11:45 am - 1:00 pm         Getting the Best from the SoG Library, Part 2: Scottish & Irish Sources in the SoG

 

2:00 - 5:45 pm                   SoG Research and Consultations

 

 

Thursday, May 23

 

10:30 - 11:30 am             English Church Records, Else Churchill

 

11:45 am - 1:00 pm         Getting the Best from the SoG Library, Part 3: London Genealogy Resources in the SoG Library, in Record Offices and Online, Else Churchill

               

2:00 - 5:45 pm                   SoG Research and Consultations

 

               

Friday, May 24   The National Archives, Kew (SoG Closed)

 

 

10:30 - 11:30 am             What's at Kew, Else Churchill

 

11:45 am - 1:00 pm        Orientation to The National Archives

 

2:00 - 5:00 pm                   Research and Consultations at The National Archives

 

6:00 - 7:00 pm                   Cash Bar Reception, Hotel Russell

 

7:00 - 9:00 pm                   Welcome Dinner, Hotel Russell

 

 

Saturday, May 25

 

 

10:30 - 11:30 am              What did your ancestors do? Occupational records online and at the SoG,  Else Churchill

 

11:30 am - 5:45 pm          SoG Research and Consultations

 

 

Sunday, May 26               

 

Before 12:00 pm              Check out of Holiday Inn Bloomsbury

 

 

Staff Consultants

 

Christopher Child

 

David Dearborn                                                                    

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Registration for this program is now closed.

 

Registration fees include

 

Seven nights at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury (for single, double, or double with guest registrants)

Breakfast (for single, double, or double with guest registrants)

Two dinners (for all participants)

Coach transportation to The National Archives from the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury and return (for all participants)

One-one-one consultations (for all participants)

Lectures (for all participants)

Admissions (for all participants)

 

Registration fees do not include

 

Airfare

Travel insurance

Public transportation within London (our method of travel from the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury to the Society of Genealogists)

Any other fees or costs associated with the trip

 


   

Cancellation Policy

Written cancellations received before April 1, 2013 will be subject to a $500 per person cancellation fee. No refund is possible after this date. Fees are based on group participation.There is no refund for services or portions of the tour not taken,or for participants who do not complete the tour.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
 Please consider extending your stay and joining us for our Research Tour of County Record Offices in Essex, Norfolk, and Suffolk, May 27 - 31.

 

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