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Feb 152015
 
Hatches, Matches and Despatches Seminar

Hatches, Matches and Despatches Seminar St Leonard’s Church Hall, Marshalls Brow, Penwortham, Preston, Lancashire PR1 9JA 09:30 for 10:00 a.m. on Saturday 16th May 2015 A visit to Lancashire, and this seminar will be based on new ways to tackle our favourite topics of Birth, Baptism, Marriage, Death and Burial. The Guild has many contacts [Full journal contents>>]

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Dec 232014
 
12 Days of Christmas - Day 2 (copied from day 1)

  On the second day of CHRISTMAS, my DEARLOVE sent to me   Two turtle doves- DOVE & PIDGEON     Established in 1979, the Guild provides its members with the means to learn, share, exchange and publish information about one-name studies.   The surnames in RED are registered studies being conducted by one of [Full journal contents>>]

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Dec 222014
 
12 Days of Xmas (Day#1) with columns

On the first day of CHRISTMAS, my DEARLOVE sent to me [ezcol_2third][/ezcol_2third] [ezcol_1third_end][/ezcol_1third_end]  A partridge in a pear tree –   ATTREE  The Guild of One-Name Studies is the worldwide centre of excellence in one-name (surname) studies and promotes the interests of both individuals and groups who engage in them.   The surnames in RED are [Full journal contents>>]

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Dec 212014
 
12 Days of Christmas Day 12 (with columns :-))

  On the twelfth day of Christmas, my Dearlove sent to me   Twelve drummers drumming [ezcol_2third][/ezcol_2third] [ezcol_1third_end][/ezcol_1third_end] ALLEN, BANGS, BARTHOLOMEW, BENN, BERTIE, MARK, MARTIN, MOSES, RAYMOND, SIDNEY, SNARE, & TAPP Thanks for following our Twelve Days of Christmas (Guild of One-Name Studies style). To learn more about one-name studies or the Guild, please visit [Full journal contents>>]

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Dec 212014
 
12 Days of Christmas -day 2 (test)

On the second day of Christmas, my Dearlove sent to me   Two turtle doves (Dove & Pidgeon)  Established in 1979, the Guild provides its members with the means to learn, share, exchange and publish information about one-name studies. The surnames in RED are registered studies being conducted by one of our members. Why not visit the [Full journal contents>>]

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Dec 192014
 
12 Days of Christmas - Day 2 (nigels)

[ezcol_1quarter][/ezcol_1quarter] [ezcol_3quarter_end] On the second day of Christmas, my Dearlove sent to me Two turtle doves (Dove & Pidgeon)  Established in 1979, the Guild provides its members with the means to learn, share, exchange and publish information about one-name studies. The surnames in RED are registered studies being conducted by one of our members. Why not visit [Full journal contents>>]

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Nov 032014
 

This is where the text of a Press Release would go, if we were to issue one. 47 total views, no views today

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May 182014
 

Bookings are now open for the August 2014 seminar on Medieval & Early Modern Records.  The Guild visits Yorkshire to discover records from 1274, including Manorial Records, York Archbishopric Cause Papers and Early Immigrant papers, some newly indexed, providing the potential to extend your knowledge of early surname distribution throughout the country. 56 total views, no [Full journal contents>>]

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Apr 292014
 

Updated details for current Marriage Challenges are now available. 50 total views, no views today

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Feb 212014
 

This seminar covered a number of interesting areas, from old newspapers to libraries and a few really unusual items we believed would be new for your One-Name Study. 38 total views, no views today

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Jan 012014
 

As announced in the January 2014 issue of the Journal, the Guild’s BMD Vault is now live! This is an online database of Birth, Marriage and Death records, designed to hold records from anywhere in the world at any period of time, with all names fully searchable. Currently most of the content consists of records [Full journal contents>>]

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Nov 222013
 

Bookings are now being taken for the next Guild Seminar: “One-Name Studies: The Next Generation”. This is being held at the Telford Innovation Centre in Telford, UK on 15th February 2014. Further information and bookings can be found on the page for the Seminar. 47 total views, no views today

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