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Family Historian Software for Beginners


New to the Family Historian software package or need a refresher? The software is powerful, quite extensive but geared towards the UK user. In this tutorial John Hanson will provide a brief overview of how to input and output your data. 

We will concentrate on the latest (version 7) of the software.  This tutorial is only about the Family Historian software package from Calico Pie. It will not cover any other package.


About the speaker: John Hanson worked for many years for one of the country’s major banks, ending up as a Systems Specialist in mainframe databases. He has written extensively on family history subjects and has been a lecturer and teacher in family history for over twenty years. 

 John served on the executive committee of the Guild of One-Names studies for several years and also as a trustee and served on many committees at the Society of Genealogists. He is currently the research director of the Halsted Trust and is a Fellow of SoG.

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