The Ill, Impoverished, Illegitimate and the Insane

Speaker: Janet Few Researching our marginalised ancestors with the many and fascinating records of the workhouse, hospitals, asylums and the overseers of the poor which will be explained.

Ethical Dilemmas in Genealogy

Speaker: Dr Penny Walters This talk will look at how the faster pace of internet research has uncovered many new ethical dilemmas. Including discovering secrets, lies, bigamy, enslavement, criminals, unexpected DNA relatives. upsetting findings, relatives that aren't now related and unexpected ethnicities.