Thursday, July 30, 2015

Next week at the GSV





NATIONAL FAMILY HISTORY MONTH @ THE GSV

Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria

Tue 04 Aug 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS The National Archives (UK) online

Wed 05 Aug 15 @ 10.30AM- 12.00PM MEETING Starting Family History

Wed 05 Aug 15 @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM Meeting  GSV Writers Circle

Wed 05 Aug 15 @ 01.00PM- 04.00PM Free Open Afternoon NFHM 2015

Thu 06 Aug 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS FamilySearch™ online

Sat 08 Aug 15 @ 10.30AM- 11.30AM TALK Did they swim? Passengers into Australia - Claire Johnson

Sat 08 Aug 15 @ 01.00PM- 03.00PM MEETING Irish Ancestry Group


Friday, July 24, 2015

Migration within the British Isles Seminar

 









DATE:
 









Saturday 1 August 2015
TIME:
10.00 am – 1.00 pm
 
LOCATION:
GSV Meeting Room, Level B1 / 257 Collins Street, Melbourne
COST:
GSV Members $30.00, AIGS/RHSV $45.00 and Non-members $60.00
BOOKINGS:
Booking with payment is essential.  
Make payment through the GSV Online shop or at the GSV reception
CANCELLATION:
Refunds will only be given if cancellation is 
made five working days before the start of this seminar
Program                   
Research processes & sources for migration within the British Isles.
People movements within and between – England, Scotland and Ireland
Not knowing the place your ancestors came from can be a major reason for being stuck in your British research – discover why and where they may have moved.
Speakers:
  • Alan Fincher FGSV(English)
  • Jenny Redman (English)
  • Claire Johnson (Scottish)
  • Maureen Doyle (Irish)



Thursday, July 23, 2015

Next week at the GSV

Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria

Tue 28 Jul 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS findmypast™ & other commercial databases online

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Thu 30 Jul 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS ScotlandsPeople™ online
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Sat 01 Aug 15 @ 10.00AM- 01.00PM SEMINAR Migration within the British Isles
 

Friday, July 17, 2015

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 
Tue 21 Jul 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS Ancestry™ online
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Wed 22 Jul 15 @ 12.30PM- 02.00PM MEETING Early English Genealogy Discussion Circle
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Thu 23 Jul 15 @ 12.00PM- 01.00PM TALK RARE BOOK WEEK EVENT Preserving Your Collection - Debra Parry (BOOKED OUT)
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Thu 23 Jul 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS All online Australian archives, National and State
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Wednesday, July 15, 2015

GSV 2015 Writing Prize

A one year world subscription from ancestry.com.au is again the prize in our writing competition, which is open to GSV members, to write an article for Ancestor magazine. The winning article will be published in the December 2015 issue.


Up to four accompanying images are desirable but are not part of the criteria. Images must be the author’s own, or have the owner’s permission to publish.
The article should:
  • be between 1200 and 2400 words
  • be the author’s own original work
  • not have been previously published in any format*
  • have a family history / genealogy theme
  • contain appropriate citations to documents and other works
The winning article will be that which, in the opinion of the judges, is the most interesting and well-written. The judges will be the Ancestor editorial group together with the President of the GSV. Their decision is final. GSV staff are not eligible to enter.
 

More details

Friday, July 10, 2015

Next week at the GSV

Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 



Tue 14 Jul 15 @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM MEETING Durham, Northumberland & Cumberland Discussion Circle
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Tue 14 Jul 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS Australian BDM indexes via Digger ™
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Wed 15 Jul 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS National Archives for Scotland, Ireland & Wales online
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Thu 16 Jul 15 @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS Internet for genealogy: an introduction
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Sat 18 Jul 15 @ 10.30AM- 12.30PM MEETING Orientation Morning - Introduction to the Society and Research Basics..
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Monday, July 6, 2015

National Family History Month at the GSV

 Bookings are ESSENTIAL

DATES: August: various events & dates
LOCATION: GSV [Meeting Room], Level B1 / 257 Collins Street, Melbourne
COST: Varied
BOOKINGS: Booking are essential.  GSV reception: 03 9662 4455 or click on the event link
EVENTS: Limited places for every event
DATE/TIME EVENT SUBJECT  MEMBER  AIGS/RHSV  NON MEMBER
SAT 1 AUG
10AM-1PM
SEMINAR MIGRATION WITHIN THE BRITISH ISLES  $ 30.00 $45.00  $ 60.00
TUES 4 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS The National Archives (UK) online FREE FREE FREE
WED 5 AUG
10.30-12.00PM
MEETING Starting your family history FREE FREE FREE
WED 5 AUG
1.00-4.00PM
LIBRARY OPEN AFTERNOON FREE FREE FREE
THUR 6 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS FamilySearch™ online FREE FREE FREE
SAT 8 AUG
10.30-11.30AM
GSV TALK Did they swim? Passengers into Australia FREE FREE FREE
TUES 11 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS Australian BDM indexes via Digger ™  FREE $7.50  $ 10.00
THUR 13 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS GSV library catalogue & databases - tips  FREE $7.50  $ 10.00
TUES 18 AUG
 10.30AM-12.30PM
GSV LECTURE EARLY IRISH LAND USUAGE & RECORDS  $ 20.00 $30.00  $ 40.00
TUES 18 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS Ancestry™ online  FREE $7.50  $ 10.00
WED 19 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS National Archives for Scotland, Ireland & Wales online  FREE $7.50  $ 10.00
THUR 20 AUG
12-1PM
GSV TALK English wills & probate  FREE $7.50 $10.00
THUR 20 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS Internet for genealogy: an introduction  FREE $7.50  $ 10.00
SAT 22 AUG
10.30AM-1.30PM
LIBRARY
RESEARCH
DAY
IMMIGRATION TO AUSTRALIA  $ 5.00 $15.00  $ 20.00
TUES 25 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS findmypast™ & other commercial databases online  FREE $7.50  $ 10.00
THUR 27 AUG
1.30-2.30PM
CLASS All online Australian archives, National and State  FREE $7.50  $ 10.00

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Next week at the GSV



Events next week at the Genealogical Society of Victoria 

Tue 07 Jul @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS The National Archives (UK) online
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Wed 08 Jul @ 12.30PM- 01.30PM MEETING Cornwall Discussion Circle
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Thu 09 Jul @ 01.30PM- 02.30PM CLASS GSV library catalogue & databases - tips
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Sat 11 Jul @ 10.30AM- 11.30AM MEETING Scottish Immigrants to Port Phillip via "David Clark" - Irene Kearsey
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