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Mar 032017
The Guild Conference welcomes Barbara Griffiths

Barbara Griffiths has been a Guild member since 2002.  She conducts the PARRY One-Name Study and is administrator of the associated PARRY DNA project at FTDNA.  She also runs an Autosomal DNA project aimed at discovering more about all of her own ancestors.   With almost seven years experience since taking her first Autosomal DNA test, … Continue reading →

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Feb 262017
The Guild Conference welcomes Bob Cumberbatch

Over 50% of Bob’s One-Name Study centres on the Caribbean Island of Barbados, which last year celebrated its 50th year of Independence from British rule. Bob has specialised in researching in the Caribbean and is a Guild representative at the ‘Ask the Expert” stand at WDYTYA each year. Bob Cumberbatch is a Master Craftsman of … Continue reading →

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Feb 212017
The Guild Conference welcomes Dr Maurice Gleeson

Maurice Gleeson is a medical doctor and (for the last 9 years) a genetic genealogist. He runs several Surname DNA Projects, including projects for the surnames Boylan, Farrell, Gleeson, Glisson, Maloney & Spearin (his One-Name Study). He also has several blogs (e.g., and several dedicated YouTube Channels (e.g. as well as a few … Continue reading →

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Feb 162017
What's My Line? Seminar

Leasingham Village Hall, Chapel Lane, Leasingham, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 8LB

09:30am for 10:00am on Saturday 6th May 2017

This seminar will focus on a range of specific occupations, including stonemasons and administrative roles such as the Georgian clergy and legal professions, online datasets and a different approach to occupation research.

Full programme

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