Author Archives for D Purser

RootsTech 2022

FamilySearch Announcing RootsTech 2022 Here are the key announcements! Next year's RootsTech will take place March 3–5, 2022. RootsTech 2022 will be entirely virtual and FREE. While we won't be seeing each other at RootsTech London 2021, we look forward […]

Society Private Facebook Group

The Society is trialling a private group on Facebook, to see if it can help disseminate communications and enable members to post about family history questions or experiences. If you already have a Facebook account, and wish to try the […]

Additional Transcription Tuesday

Transcription Tuesday Weekly Challenge: Decoding nonconformist records with FamilySearch "Who Do You Think You Are" Magazine, with FamilySearch, have organised an additional Transcription Tuesday for the 14th April. This is to occupy their readers, and other interested researchers, during the […]

Transcription Tuesday

"Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine are looking for volunteers to take part in a global indexing day to help unlock the potential of thousands of historic documents. If you have ever benefited from free online resources, now is […]

RootsTech FH Conference

24 – 26 October 2019, ExCeL London | London, England. For the first time ever, the world’s largest family history conference is coming to London! You won’t want to miss this epic gathering of photo organisers, storytellers, and genealogists from […]

Heaton Family Online

Heaton Family Online Andrew Heaton has a website which contains details of books that he has written to document his family history and stories surrounding his family. There are many Yorkshire families mentioned in his books, the names of which […]

Transcription Tuesday

Transcription Tuesday Event on 5th February 2019 Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine are looking for volunteers to take part in a global indexing day to help unlock the potential of thousands of family history documents. If you have […]

FamilySearch Family Tree Available to all.

FamilySearch have made Family Tree, their new on-line organisation and collaboration tool, available to everybody. Previously it was only available to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), while it was in its initial developmental […]