Category Archives: "General"

11 Mar, 2019

New member – Fiona Pegrum

Northern Ireland based Fiona has an MSc in Genealogical, Paleographic & Heraldic Studies from the University of Strathclyde. Her special area of interest is in 19th century North West Ireland, Irish church ministers and emigration and she is shortly to publish a local history book on Presbyterianism. She is also researching and writing on the local Church […]

1 Nov, 2018

Membership Milestone – RQG welcomes 100th full member

The Register of Qualified Genealogists, (RQG) an organisation whose mission is to improve standards of professional genealogical practice, is pleased to welcome its 100th full member since its foundation in 2016, Myko Clelland.  To qualify as a full member of RQG researchers must have earned suitable postgraduate degrees or diplomas from one of three accredited […]

18 Oct, 2018

New RQG member: Jane Sheehan

Jane is based in Leeds, West Yorkshire and runs her own family history research business (Jane Sheehan Family History Research) as well as being a tutor with the IHGS. She was awarded the Diploma in Genealogy (the first ever awarded with a distinction) from the Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies (IHGS) in 2017. Jane […]

16 Oct, 2018

New RQG Member: Jean-Marc Bazzoni

Based in Essex in the UK, Jean-Marc has just completed the PGDip in Family and Local History with the University of Dundee. He is also currently doing The Completing Your Ancestral Journey Advanced Level Correspondence Course in Genealogy with IHGS. Jean-Marc’s special areas of interest are French family history (he was born in France and […]