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Lunchtime Chat: Researching Surnames and Undertaking a One-Name Study


Julie Goucher is in our virtual SoG common room ready for a chat. We’re continuing to open our friendly common room on Zoom, just as we did in the SoG building. So grab a sandwich and sit down with us.

Julie takes the opportunity to talk with you all about One-Name Studies and the work of the Guild of One-Name Studies.

Take part in a discussion on surnames and their variants, and why undertaking a one-name study can help you research your family.

A 90-minute social event with Julie Goucher, free of charge but you must book your place.


About our guest:  Julie Goucher has been researching her family history since the late 1980's and has an interest in Italian ancestry. She is a well-known speaker, presenting both live and electronically, also writing for a number of genealogical magazines.

Julie is conducting One-Name studies for the surnames of Butcher and Orlando; and an administrator for several DNA projects. She is the tutor for all the One-Name Studies course run by Pharos Tutors, is a Trustee for the Guild of One-Name Studies.

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