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Feb 072017
The Guild Conference welcomes Jean-Marc Bazzoni

Jean-Marc is a retired detective sergeant after 30 years’ service, with both the Metropolitan and Essex Police services. Since his retirement, he has taken on the role of editor for the Guild and is currently undertaking a master’s degree course (Family and Local History) with CAIS at the University of Dundee. He has been interested … Continue reading →

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Feb 022017
The Guild Conference welcomes Debbie Kennett

Debbie began researching her family history in 2001 and registered her Cruwys One-Name Study with the Guild in 2007. She started her Cruwys DNA project later that year. She now also runs the Devon DNA Project and the mtDNA Haplogroup U4 Project. Her expertise in genetic genealogy led to her appointment as an Honorary Research … Continue reading →

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Jan 272017
Bumper Guide to DNA in Family Tree Magazine

The February 2017 issue of Family Tree Magazine (UK) has arrived with subscribers and should be available in the shops here in the UK and digital download soon. This issue includes a bumper guide to DNA with contributions from Guild members Chris Pomery, Debbie Kennett, Julie Goucher and Susan Meates, Guild DNA Advisior   730 total … Continue reading →

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Jan 162017
North Florida Genealogical Conference

If would like to learn more about one-name studies then the North Florida Genealogical Conference in the United States in early March is the place to be. Paul Howes is the Guild Chairman and runs the impressive One-Name Study for the surname HOWES Paul will be presenting two sessions: An Introduction to One Name Studies   Irish … Continue reading →

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