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Welsh Genealogy

$40.00
Explore the history of Wales and Welsh emigration through this interactive genealogy webinar with Paul Milner, a professional genealogist and international lecturer.

Date: Saturday, Mar. 26, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Registration Deadline: 12:00 p.m., Mar. 24.

The day before the webinar, a Zoom link will be emailed to the email address used at checkout. Groups or friends, please register individually.

Not refundable. Find full details, below.

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Details

  • Date: Saturday, Mar. 26, 2022
  • Time: 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. CDT (Breaks between lectures and a 30 minute lunch break.)
  • Location: Webinar (details below)
  • Registration deadline: Thursday, Mar. 24, 2022, 12:00 p.m.
  • A recording of the webinar will be available to registrants for 30 days following the event.
  • All ticket sales are final and non-refundable.

Overview

This webinar includes four one-hour lectures and 15-minute question and answer sessions. Two 15-minute breaks and a 30-minute lunch break are included.

Topics covered

  • Welsh emigration to North America - Learn why your Welsh ancestors left Wales, and where they went. See how understanding the time and place of migration can help in locating a place of origin in Wales.
  • What makes Welsh research different from English research? - Welsh and English research share many of the same records. But language, history and culture make their use different. We'll help you understand why and in what ways.
  • Effective use of the National Library of wales website - The National Library of Wales in Aberystwyth is the primary repository for Welsh records. Numerous finding aids, indexes and digital collections are available on its website. We'll share examples of how to effectively find and use these resources for research.
  • Effective use of England’s national archives website - Learn how to effectively use the research tools, indexes and catalogs on this large website to find your ancestors, including your Welsh ancestors! We'll also help you put this research into the correct historical context.

About the presenter

This webinar is led by  English native Paul Milner, a professional genealogist and international lecturer. Milner teaches week-long English and Scottish research tracks at IGHR, SLIG, and the British Institute. He is the author of six how-to books for English and Scottish researchers. Follow Paul on his blog at milnergenealogy.com.

Know before you go

  • An email link to the webinar will be sent after registration closes. If you do not see the email, please check your spam or junk mail folder.
  • A computer with internet access is required to participate. If you do not have internet access, you may be able to call in for audio-only access.
  • A recording of the webinar will be available to registrants for 30 days following the event.
  • Buying multiple tickets? Each registrant is advised to check out individually to ensure that the webinar link will be emailed to the customer name entered at checkout.

Discounts

Discount codes must be applied during checkout. They cannot be applied after checking out.

  • Society members: Enter your WHS member number in the discount field at checkout.
  • WSGS members: Use the discount code WSGS at checkout.

Contact

Register today!

Details

  • Date: Saturday, Mar. 26, 2022
  • Time: 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. CDT (Breaks between lectures and a 30 minute lunch break.)
  • Location: Webinar (details below)
  • Registration deadline: Thursday, Mar. 24, 2022, 12:00 p.m.
  • A recording of the webinar will be available to registrants for 30 days following the event.
  • All ticket sales are final and non-refundable.

Overview

This webinar includes four one-hour lectures and 15-minute question and answer sessions. Two 15-minute breaks and a 30-minute lunch break are included.

Topics covered

  • Welsh emigration to North America - Learn why your Welsh ancestors left Wales, and where they went. See how understanding the time and place of migration can help in locating a place of origin in Wales.
  • What makes Welsh research different from English research? - Welsh and English research share many of the same records. But language, history and culture make their use different. We'll help you understand why and in what ways.
  • Effective use of the National Library of wales website - The National Library of Wales in Aberystwyth is the primary repository for Welsh records. Numerous finding aids, indexes and digital collections are available on its website. We'll share examples of how to effectively find and use these resources for research.
  • Effective use of England’s national archives website - Learn how to effectively use the research tools, indexes and catalogs on this large website to find your ancestors, including your Welsh ancestors! We'll also help you put this research into the correct historical context.

About the presenter

This webinar is led by  English native Paul Milner, a professional genealogist and international lecturer. Milner teaches week-long English and Scottish research tracks at IGHR, SLIG, and the British Institute. He is the author of six how-to books for English and Scottish researchers. Follow Paul on his blog at milnergenealogy.com.

Know before you go

  • An email link to the webinar will be sent after registration closes. If you do not see the email, please check your spam or junk mail folder.
  • A computer with internet access is required to participate. If you do not have internet access, you may be able to call in for audio-only access.
  • A recording of the webinar will be available to registrants for 30 days following the event.
  • Buying multiple tickets? Each registrant is advised to check out individually to ensure that the webinar link will be emailed to the customer name entered at checkout.

Discounts

Discount codes must be applied during checkout. They cannot be applied after checking out.

  • Society members: Enter your WHS member number in the discount field at checkout.
  • WSGS members: Use the discount code WSGS at checkout.

Contact

Register today!

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