Jackie has been teaching Family History courses, mainly for the WEA since the days of micro-film and fiche!  Just over twenty years in fact.

2021 Courses


WEA courses are delivered online via zoom with course materials provided in Canvas, a virtual learning environment, giving the opportunity for sharing ideas, interests and research.  Click on the course title for further information.  If the course is full please make sure you join the Waiting List in case places become available later. Any problems please let Jackie know.

Family History - New Sources or Old? : Wednesday mornings - 9.30 am to 11.00 am

6 weeks starting 12th May 2021

Explore Family, Local and House History through a series of case studies presented by experienced Family History Tutor Jackie Depelle. Projects will cover a range of sources which brought together combine to make an illustrated narrative account.

Maps for Local and Family History : Thursday mornings - 9.30 am to 11.00 am

4 weeks starting 27th May 2021

A review of how maps and where appropriate their associated records can help extend and develop Local, House and Family History projects.  From Jurisdictions to Ordnance Survey a wide selection, often online will be discussed.  Session dates 27th May, 10th June, 24th June and 1st July

Link to the WEA Website through the above course titles OR ring their Office 0300 303 3464, they will take your details over the telephone.  Any problems please let me know - depellejg@aol.com