Society of Genealogists President’s Centenary Lecture – Genealogy: Our Favourite Insanity
The Society of Genealogists is pleased to announce the forthcoming President’s Lecture in celebration of the Society’s 100th anniversary.
On the occasion of the Society’s Centenary, Patric Dickinson takes the opportunity to offer some reflections on the many changes that have taken place in the world of genealogy during the fifty years since Sir Anthony Wagner’s lecture ‘Genealogy and the Common Man’ (given as part of the Golden Jubilee celebrations in 1961), a period that has witnessed the growth of family history from a hobby enjoyed by a small minority to a popular activity pursued by millions of people worldwide.
With Patric Dickinson, LVO, MA, FSG, Clarenceux King of Arms and President of the Society of Genealogists
Venue: The Swedenborg Society, 20-21 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2TH
Tuesday 18th October at 7pm . Buffet & Wine . Tickets: £17.50*
Online booking at www.sog.org.uk (events & lectures section).
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*Ticket price includes a donation for buffet & wine.
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