Welcome to 2022 British Institute (fully virtual)!

The International Society for British Genealogy and Family History (ISBGFH) welcomes you to British Institute (BI). This year’s fully virtual institute  focuses on writing your family history, and researching Irish and Scots-Irish, English, and Welsh ancestors. The British Institute is open to ISBGFH members and non-members alike. During this time, we will gather to learn, share, and enjoy the history of our ancestry! British Institute 2022 will be fully virtual. Information on our instructors and courses can be found here.

The dates for the fully virtual BI 2022 are:

Week 1: Meet 'n Greet - Sunday, 9 October 2022 from 3:00-4:00pm MDT
 Classes 1 and 2 - Monday, 10 October - Friday, 14 October 2022

Week 2: Meet 'n Greet - Sunday, 16 October 2022 from 3:00-4:00pm MDT
 Classes 3 and 4 - Monday, 17 October - Friday, 21 October 2022

All classes run from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. MDT.

BI 2022 will take place over 2 weeks with two classes running simultaneously in each week as follows:

Week 1: Class 1: Sourcing your English Ancestors with Else Churchill and Alec Tritton
Week 1: Class 2: Researching your Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors with Fintan Mullan and Gillian Hunt

Week 2: Class 3: Tracing your Welsh Ancestors with Beryl Evans
Week 2: Class 4: Writing your Family History Step-by-Step with Lisa Alzo



You may choose to attend these virtual classes LIVE or just receive the recordings. Each registered participant will receive access to the recordings and syllabus. Recordings will be available to access until 31 December 2022, but cannot be downloaded.

















*Members: If all 4 classes are purchased at the same time, you will receive a discount of $50. Please log into your account before purchasing.


If you are not a member of ISBGFH, you may wish to consider joining. A yearly membership is only $35 USD,  and the benefits of membership include our British Connections quarterly plus full access through the website to the British Connections archive dating back to 2000. If that isn't enough - you also get access to recordings of our Winter Webinar Series including handouts.

For the grand membership benefit, you qualify for discounts to our British Institute. Each Institute course also has a robust syllabus that is a great source of information and references for you to view and review.

We highly recommend that if you choose to become a member of ISBGFH, that you purchase your membership and wait until you receive your confirmation email with log in information before registering to attend BI. This guarantees receiving membership discounts.  

Become a member today.

Interested in purchasing access to the BI course materials?  Contact BI Director, Megan Heyl.


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