Searching for your Ancestors Online Course 2021 Join us as we help you start researching your family history. No experience is required. Over the 12 weeks we will give you the knowledge to start woring on your family tree, the skills required to record the essential information & record where your sources come from. The… Continue reading Searching for your Ancestors Online Course 2021
The Clark & Coats families both establised thread mills in Paisley during the early years of the 19th Century, but what do we know of their origins?
We will be holding a one hour session each week where you can join us via Zoom and ask anything about genealogy and you research within the Paisley and Renfrewshire area. Although these are free sessions it is essentail to register in advance. The Sessions will restart early in January 2021 If your attending one… Continue reading Genealogy History Cafe Sessions
Starting in October we have two new online genealogy courses. Both courses will be taught on the Zoom platform and will focus on Searching for Renfrewshire Ancestors. We always focus on the Old County of Renfrew, so the courses will cover present day Councils of East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde and Renfrewshire. The first course will concentrate… Continue reading New Online Genealogy Courses
Good news! Paisley Heritage Centre reopens late next week (17th Sept). A booking system will be in place, but I’m now in a position to accept client work for researching the Paisley Poor Law records (or anything else) held in the Centre As a special offer, I can visit the centre, view and transcribe the… Continue reading Paisley Poorlaw Records Special Offer
Our next online history cafe is looking at Genealogical resources for Renfrewshire, with a focus on Paisley . This event will take place on Zoom on Wednesday 5th August at 7.30pm. We will be looking at all of the Renfrewshrie Parishes, Paisley Graveyards and Online research materials that can aid your own research. To register… Continue reading Paisley & Renfrewshire Genealogy – Online History Cafe – 5 August 2020 7.30pm
The Paisley Rentals of 1605 & 1685. Recently published these rentals are a resource for any genealogist looking at Paisley Ancestors or the Paisley landscape. To request an invitation please use our Contact Form saying ‘History Cafe 2’ and provide your name and email. This History Cafe session will look at the people and areas… Continue reading Online History Cafe 2 – 26 June 2020: Paisley Rentals 1605 & 1685
Every so often something unexpected turns up when doing your family history.