24 Oct, 2020

NEW RQG Member – Colin Dykes

Recently based in Derby after living in Lincoln for 15 years, Colin has an MSc in Genealogy, Palaeography  and Heraldry (Strathclyde) and a BA Honours in History (South Africa) His areas of interest are South Africa and Suffolk – as a consequence of his South African origins and his paternal ancestry. Colin is  in the […]

16 Oct, 2020

New RQG member – Sarah Lee

Sarah has an M.Litt from Dundee University in  Family and Local History. Her parents started researching their family tree 10 years before she was born, so she really have been involved in research her whole life! Some of her earliest memories are of graveyards and Lancashire Archives. Whilst doing her first degree (B.Ed from Sussex), […]

24 Sep, 2020

New RQG Member – Paula Kennedy

Paula is an ex-teacher and has completed the PG Diploma in Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies at Strathclyde.  She also has a Diploma in Genealogy (NFQ, Level 7) from Cork University . Based on the Surrey/Hampshire border, only a 45 minute drive from the National Archives in Kew, Paula’s particular interests are merchant seamen and […]

24 Sep, 2020

New RQG Member – Catriona Haine

Catriona has recently upgraded from being a student member as she has achieved her Post-graduate diploma in Genealogical, Palaeographic & Heraldic Studies from the University of Strathclyde. Based in Ayrshire in Scotland, Catriona is interested in Irish emigration, particularly to Scotland but also to North America, Australia and New Zealand, Scottish Family History research and […]