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TVFHS 2013 AGM

The latest edition of The Tay Valley Family Historian gives notice of the Society’s AGM.

AGM 2013 notice


 

Beginners’ Classes

The dates for the autumn  Beginners’ Classes have been announced. Because some prospective family historians have found the usual evening classes inconvenient, we are also offering a weekend course this year.

Subject to there being sufficient interest, the evening course will commence on Wednesday 23 October 2013 at 7pm. As usual there will be six two-hour classes.

It is intended that the weekend course will take place on November 2nd and 3rd, running from 10am to 4pm each day.

The course fee will be maintained at the previous rate of £30.00, with the option of Society membership of £15.00.


 

Free access to records

There is free access to Irish Birth, Death and Marriage Records on findmypast from Thursday 27 June to Sunday 30 June. Registration is required, but that, too, is free.

PS. Having tried it out, I find that many (all?) items are already free on Family Search.


 

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The AGM this year will be via Zoom, and will be held on Tuesday 23rd November 2021, at 20.00 GMT. Continue reading >

Tay Valley Family History Society continues our series of online talks for our members, of which this is the fifth, Our
newest talk is by our guest Jennifer Jolly, on 'Diana Rae, sea-captain's widow and her family’. Jennifer was researching 'at a distance' using materials online, and she gives much detail about
the resources she used, the places in her story (Montrose, St Cyrus, Edzell), the work of cross-
referencing to check 'facts' and even the way she has organised the materials she found. Lots
of tips here for all family researchers! The story of the research shows how persistence pays off
- and how answering one research question leads on to another! Available at  https://youtu.be/h-NUnNxTkWM

There is a Q&A zoom on this one, for which registration is available on our Members Noticeboard. Passed talks are also available on the Members Noticeboard. For access to this, you will be required to use your members access password to log in.

 Also, here is a video from David Dobson, our vice-president, promoting his new book on doing Family History, entitled "Scottish Genealogy: The Basics and Beyond". This is also on Youtube so you can view it at this link: https://youtu.be/lcxAgOFPUCU

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The Historian, Issue 120, October 2021

The Historian, Issue 120 eJournal has been uploaded to the website and will be sent out to those who have requested the electronic version. We have been experiencing problems with our outgoing email, specifically btinternet addresses. If you do not received it shortly, please email [email protected].

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TVFHS 2021 ACCOUNTS

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What's On  Calendar of events (updated 3rd October 2021)

 

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