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Family History - Cairngorms Learning Partnership

Family History - Cairngorms Learning Partnership

Date

4 May 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm 11 May 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm 18 May 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm 25 May 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Course Details
This class will focus on how to begin researching your family tree and the resources available. It will primarily focus on Scottish ancestry, although the method applies to other countries.

You will discover how you can locate a range of documents and, in turn, learn how to gain your family's historical information from them.

In this course we will work with:

Family Sources
Surname origins & distribution
Birth, Marriage & Death certificates
Census records
Old Parish Records
Wills & Testaments
Maps

This course will also include a trip to the Archive Centre in Inverness.

Venue
Grantown Museum

What to bring
Passion & Enthusiasm!
Pen & Paper/Laptop/Tablet

Pre-requisites
Basic computer skills (eg searching on Google etc)

This is one of many courses provided by the Cairngorms Learning Partnership. For more information about our courses please visit our website https://www.clp-online.net/ or follow us on Facebook

Event type

Price

£55 (Learning Club Discounts Apply - visit https://goo.gl/JPzKnq)