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Society of Genealogists

Family Historian Software for Beginners and Refreshers

Type:   Event / Course or class / Workshop, club or activity

Location:   Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London, Greater London, England, EC1M 7BA.

Date:   02 December 2017

Family Historian is a powerful, award-winning genealogy program, with comprehensive features designed to meet the needs of anyone new to family history research as well as the needs of experts.

In this full-day workshop, John Hanson provides an overview of Family Historian version 6. The sessions during the day are designed specifically for UK users, both beginners and people wanting to refresh their understanding. John covers in the morning session how to add information to the database, including:
- Adding family members;
- Editing people's details;
- Adding people that aren't related;
- Sorting or changing the order of children;
- Recording your sources - includes using Ancestral Sources;
- Adding extra facts about a person.

The afternoon session looks at how to get the information that you entered out and covers:
- Drawing tree and saving them;
- Creating reports;
- writing queries.
 
You do not need to bring a laptop for the day. But DO bring all your questions about using the software.
Important: This workshop covers using the Family Historian software. The workshop does not cover general family history research.

Suitable for Not suitable for children

Admission Full-day course: £35.00; discounted price for SoG Members: £28.00

Registration Registration required

Concessions Concessions available

Websitehttp://www.sog.org.uk/books-courses/events-courses/family-historian-software-for-beginners-refreshers-5

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