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Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.

British Isles expert
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United States

A professional genealogist and lecturer, specialising in British Isles and US research for over 35 years, Paul was born and raised in northern England and settled in the US in 1975. He is an internationally recognised speaker for British Isles research and migration and author of a number of publications.

ABOUT THIS SPEAKER

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Paul

Paul Milner, a native of northern England is a professional genealogist and international lecturer.

He has taught weeklong English and Scottish research tracks at the Institute of Genealogical and Historical Research (IGHR), Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG), and the British Institute. Paul is the 2018 Utah Genealogical Association Fellow Award recipient for living individuals whose distinguished contributions and on-going commitment to the field of genealogy are of national or international scope. He is the 2019 Federation of Genealogical Societies recipient of the David S. Vogels, Jr award for 25 years of service and writing book reviews for the FGS Forum.

He is the author of six publications - Buried treasures: what’s in the English parish chest (Unlock the Past, 2015); Discover English census records (Unlock the Past, 2014), Discover English parish records (Unlock the Past, 2014), Genealogy at a glance: England research (Genealogical Publishing Co., 2011), plus co-author with Linda Jonas of A genealogists guide to discovering your English ancestors: how to find and record your unique heritage (Betterway Books, 2000), and A genealogists guide to discovering your Scottish ancestors: how to find and record your unique heritage (Betterway Books, 2002). Paul has specialised in British Isles genealogical research for over 35 years.

Paul is currently the book review editor for the BIGWILL newsletter and retired review editor of the FGS FORUM. He is the past-president of the British Interest Group of Wisconsin and Illinois (BIGWILL), and a past board member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, Federation of Genealogical Societies, and Genealogical Speakers Guild.

Paul focuses on British Isles resources and methodology on his blog at www.milnergenealogy.com

PRESENTATIONS

Talks by

Paul

Day 1 | Tuesday
Day 1 | Tuesday
11:30 am
Effective use of England’s National Archives website
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
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DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
11:30 am
Effective use of England’s National Archives website
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
11:30 am
Effective use of England’s National Archives website
Workshop
11:30 am
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
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Lyceum Theatre
Day 1 | Tuesday
Day 1 | Tuesday
4:00 pm
Overlooked sources for 17th and 18th century English research
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
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DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
4:00 pm
Overlooked sources for 17th and 18th century English research
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
4:00 pm
Overlooked sources for 17th and 18th century English research
Workshop
4:00 pm
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
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Lyceum Theatre
Day 2 | Wednesday
Day 2 | Wednesday
7:00 pm
The messages our ancestors leave behind
Livestreamed
CONFERENCE DINNER - 7pm-9pm
Phoenix Theatre
40
min
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DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
7:00 pm
The messages our ancestors leave behind
Livestreamed
CONFERENCE DINNER - 7pm-9pm
Phoenix Theatre
40
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
7:00 pm
The messages our ancestors leave behind
Workshop
CONFERENCE DINNER - 7pm-9pm
7:00 pm
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
40
min
LEARN MORE
Phoenix Theatre
Day 3 | Thursday
Day 3 | Thursday
9:00 am
Overlooked sources for 19th and 20th century English research
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
9:00 am
Overlooked sources for 19th and 20th century English research
Livestreamed
Lyceum Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
9:00 am
Overlooked sources for 19th and 20th century English research
Workshop
9:00 am
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
Day 3 | Thursday
Day 3 | Thursday
1:30 pm
Finding your Scottish ancestors
Livestreamed
The big five
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
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DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
1:30 pm
Finding your Scottish ancestors
Livestreamed
The big five
Lyceum Theatre
50
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
1:30 pm
Finding your Scottish ancestors
Workshop
The big five
1:30 pm
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
50
min
LEARN MORE
Lyceum Theatre
Day 4 | Friday
Day 4 | Friday
2:30 pm
New resources for British Isles research
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
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DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
2:30 pm
New resources for British Isles research
Livestreamed
Sovereign Theatre
60
min
LEARN MORE
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
2:30 pm
New resources for British Isles research
Workshop
2:30 pm
Paul Milner FUGA, M.Div.
DNA
Australia & New Zealand
Researching Abroad
TBA
Methodology & General
60
min
LEARN MORE
Sovereign Theatre
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