English Roots Special Interest Group

Welcome to the English Roots Special Interest Group web page for members and visitors who are researching their roots in England. Please take some time to visit with the information we have gathered and web sites we suggest you use in your family research in England.
This group usually meets from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on the 2nd Friday of each month from October through May. Members gather in the LCGS Small Group Meeting Room found at the Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home at 1600 Colonial Blvd. in Fort Myers.The meeting room is located on the west side of the building and the entrance is at the southwest corner of the back of the building. There is a sign at the door.  Check the Events area for more information.
Be sure to check out our recommended links to English research websites in our Links area.
With permission from Judith Batchelor, professional genealogist, lecturer and writer at the Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies, in Canterbury, England, we are pleased to reprint her articles on: 
Previously printed in Family Chronicle, The "How To" Genealogy Magazine in April 2007, February 2008 and June 2008 respectively.
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