|Adriatic -- one of the ships that my emigrant ancestors took to "Cross the Pond!"|
The National Genealogical Society proudly announces a strategic partnership with Pharos Teaching and Tutoring Ltd of the
UK to present My British Isles Origins: Where and How Do I Cross the Pond? This
four-week online learning course begins 9 January 2014 and is
designed to show genealogists with British ancestry how to “leap the pond” and
discover their roots in the British Isles.
The four week course, My
British Isles Origins: Where and How Do I Cross the Pond?, offers students a mixture of history, population study, sources, and research strategies. Its primary objectives are to present practical guidance for launching research into the British origins of immigrant ancestors and to offer help on building contextual knowledge of migration patterns and history, at national and local levels.
This course concentrates on the period from 1600 to 1830 and covers:
- Find Your Immigrant Ancestor
- When, Where From, Where To and Who?
- 1713 - 1830: Indexes Sources and Strategies
- 1600 - 1712: Indexes Sources and Strategies
Click here to access the full course syllabus.
NGS Members Discount: Members registering through the NGS member’s only website, receive a 15% discount. This brings the cost of the course to $55.25.
The presenter is Sherry Irvine, BA (History), MSC, CG, of
a favorite lecturer across the Courtenay, British Columbia,
Canada , is an established teacher and
lecturer of family history with over twenty-five years of experience. Further
biographical information is available here or at Pharos http://www.pharostutors.com/. United
copyright © National Genealogical Society, 3108 Columbia Pike, Suite 300, Arlington, Virginia 22204-4370. http://www.ngsgenealogy.org.
Want to learn more about interacting with the blog, please read Hyperlinks, Subscribing and Comments -- How to Interact with Upfront with NGS Blog posts!
NGS does not imply endorsement of any outside advertiser or other vendors appearing in this blog.
Republication of UpFront articles is permitted and encouraged for non-commercial purposes without express permission from NGS. Please drop us a note telling us where and when you are using the article. Express written permission is required if you wish to republish UpFront articles for commercial purposes. You may send a request for express written permission to [email protected]. All republished articles may not be edited or reworded and must contain the copyright statement found at the bottom of each UpFront article.
Think your friends, colleagues, or fellow genealogy researchers would find this blog post interesting? If so, please let them know that anyone can read past UpFront with NGS posts or subscribe!
Suggestions for topics for future UpFront with NGS posts are always welcome. Please send any suggested topics to [email protected]
Post a Comment