...tracing your past


Personal Tuition

Come to one of our one-to-one workshops. Each workshop is tailored to your needs, takes about two hours and costs $200

  • Getting started - genealogy basics
  • Finding ancestors on free and paid sites
  • Using specific paid sites (e.g ancestry.com)
  • Using Reunion for Mac
  • Beginners guide to DNA and family history
  • Develop your DNA testing plan
  • Interpret your DNA test results

Courses and classes

We regularly run courses for groups at community centres, genealogical societities and universities, such as:

  • Finding your UK ancestors on the internet (3 hours single session)
  • Tracing your past (6-week skills-building course
  • DNA and genealogy

Talks for groups

There are too many talks to list here...we talk frequently to groups on a wide variety of genealogical and historical subjects. These can range from topics of general interest to demonstrations of quite advanced techniques in genealogy.

Popular recent talks include:

  • Hidden secrets in my DNA
  • Getting the most out of ancestry.com
  • Telling your story

You can download a brochure about some of our talks here.