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16 Oct, 2019

RQQ member Laura House is talking at RootsTech London

RQG member Laura House will be taking part in a panel discussion on DNA Testing, its ethics and applications at #RootsTechLondon with Maurice Gleeson; Debbie Kennett; Michelle Leonard and Donna Rutherford. Friday at 4.30pm. We asked Laura what got her interested in family history: “I first became actively interested in genealogy when I was eighteen. […]

15 Oct, 2019

RQG member Penny Walters to talk at RootsTech

Penny will be presenting 2 lectures and 1 workshop at Roots Tech London. The ‘Psychology of Searching’ lecture will be on Thursday 24 October at 2pm (Room 1). ‘Ethical Dilemmas in Genealogy’ lecture will be given on Friday 25 October at 3.30pm (Room 17). The DNA workshop ‘Deductions that can be made through your DNA […]

14 Oct, 2019

RQG member Sylvia Valentine to talk at Rootstech London

RQG member Sylvia Valentine is talking at RoosTech London on using workhouse records in your research. We asked her about how she became interested in this topic: “I became interested in workhouse records when studying for my degree and became fascinated by the amazing stories which can be discovered in then various records created by the Poor […]

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29 Sep, 2019

RQG at RootsTech, London

RQG are proud to announce that the following members will be taking part at RootsTech, London in October. David Annal – ‘My Ancestors Were Liars’. Nick Barratt – ‘Legal sources for genealogy’ AND ‘The smuggler king of Cullercoats’. Jenifer Burden – ‘A sense of place: Land records and maps’. John Cleary – ‘Tools for tree-building […]