The Knavesmire Exhibition Centre, The Racecourse, York, YO23 1EX
Admission: Adults £5.00, Children under 14 FREE
With even more exhibitors attending this year, the York Family History Fair is probably the largest event of its kind in England. Many family history societies and companies attend each year. There is lots of local history from the York area too.
This Sunday, 24th September 2017 sees the first Family History Show - London
Organised by Discover Your Ancestors Magazine, the same people behind the ever successful event called TheFamily History Show, York it is being held at Sandown Park Racecourse between 10 am and 4:30
Watch this video of this year's York event to get a taster of what is to come...
Free Talks throughout the day
10:00 Show Openingwith Caliban's Dream, Medieval Musicians11:00 Breaking Down Brick Walls In Your Family History ResearchMark Bayley, Online Expert
Resolve stumbling blocks in your family history research using innovative search strategies and unique record sets to find those missing relatives.
12:00 Tracing Your Military AncestorsChris Baker, Military Expert & Professional Researcher
Chris draws on his experience from researching thousands of soldiers to explore what can be found when looking for a military ancestor.
13:00 Breaking Down Brick Walls In Your Family History ResearchMark Bayley, Online Expert14:00 Tips & Tricks for Online ResearchKeith Gregson, Professional Researcher & Social Historian
Keith shares top tips & techniques for finding elusive ancestors, illustrated by some fascinating case studies.
15:00 Breaking Down Brick Walls In Your Family History ResearchMark Bayley, Online Expert
Read more at: http://thefamilyhistoryshow.com/
Discover Your Ancestors Magazine Issue 4 - Free UK Postage
The "print edition" magazine from the Discover Your Ancestors stable is out and there is so much packed between the pages that I'm still reading it!
This is a really high quality 196 page bookazine that contains many new in-depth articles, research advice, social history, 'how to' features, case studies, places in focus, and much more.
In my view it really is ideal for both experienced researchers and those just starting out. Here is what you get:
35 fascinating features about life in the past
50+ types of records explored
The Georgians & beyond: Explore your family history back to medieval times
Celebrities: Daniel Craig's French forebear
and much more!
Also included is a FREE Cover DVD with over £130 worth of resources! Including:
3 Month Gold Subscription to TheGenealogist (worth £24.95!)
3 Month Subscription to Discover Your Ancestors Online Periodical
If you like to keep up with the latest news and developments in the world of family history, then the new online periodical 'Discover Your Ancestors' could be just what you're looking for. Also packed with various interesting articles on all aspects of family history research, it's a must read for all genealogists.
And if you'd like to win a free sub...
The latest competition run by TheGenealogist is currently available to enter on Facebook. It’s a ‘name the place’ competition and there’s a 100 free 12 issue subscriptions to ‘Discover Your Ancestors’, the online family history periodical up for grabs.
If you’d like to enter the competition, go to https://www.facebook.com/thegenealogist?ref=hl