International Genealogy Festival
at the University of Strathclyde

Tuesday 21 to Friday 24 July 2009

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The Homecoming event for Family Historians, Genealogists and anyone with an interest in Scots at home and abroad

Then join us during Homecoming Scotland The International Genealogy Festival will take place  
2009 for a worldwide celebration of at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow from  
Genealogy, Family History, Tuesday 21 to Friday 24 July 2009.  
Heraldry and more.    
• Scotland has the best-maintained There will be a series of themed events  
  and most accessible set of vital, involving Genealogical bodies  
  testamentary and land records (e.g., overseas Scots Family History   
  on the planet - a dream Societies, Caledonian Clubs, Clan   
  for genealogical researchers. and Family Associations, archives)    
• Scotland’s wealth of culture, plus genealogical companies, Affinity   
  heritage and history is Scots and the international diaspora.  
  worthy of celebration.    
• For anyone who has The International Genealogy Festival       
  Scottish connections, and is will have 3 main components:  
  considering a visit, 2009 is the

The Whigmaleery - four days  

  best opportunity. of stands, exhibitors, events   
Whether you are of Scots ancestry,   and Ask the Expert sessions  
have relatives who moved or now  and Family History workshops  
live abroad or are interested in tracing The Coarum - Landmark Lectures,  
roots in Scotland, or just love the activities, visits, Historic Walks  
place and the people, come and celebrate The Come-All-Ye Ceilidh - It wouldn’t  
with us in July 2009 be a Festival without one!  

Postgraduate Certificate and Postgraduate Diploma in Genealogical Studies...the first professional postgraduate university qualifications in for details

Genealogical Studies  ●  Centre for Lifelong Learning  ●  Graham Hills Building  ●  40 George Street  ●  Glasgow G1 1QE Scotland

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