Guild of One-Name Studies

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The Guild of One-Name Studies promotes research on all instances of a surname "and its variants" rather than the ancestors or descendants of one person.
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The Guild of One-Name Studies promotes research on all instances of a surname "and its variants" rather than the ancestors or descendants of one person.  
  
The Guild of One-Name Studies encourages a different approach than many genealogists might consider for their research. This unique approach provides an excellent solution to some of the brick wall situations family historians find themselves in with their research.
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The Guild of One-Name Studies encourages a different approach than many genealogists might consider for their research. This unique approach provides an excellent solution to some of the brick wall situations family historians find themselves in with their research.  
  
Be sure to take advantage of the free search available on their home page to see if the surnames you are searching may be part of someone's one-name study.
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Be sure to take advantage of the free search available on their home page to see if the surnames you are searching may be part of someone's one-name study.  
  
The educational benefits of becoming a member of this society are exceptional even for those who do not start their own one-name study. Some of the benefits of joining the Guild of One-Name Studies include but are not limited to:
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The educational benefits of becoming a member of this society are exceptional even for those who do not start their own one-name study. Some of the benefits of joining the Guild of One-Name Studies include but are not limited to:  
  
*[http://www.one-name.org/journal/index.shtml The Journal of One-Name Studies][http://www.one-name.org/timetable.html]
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*[http://www.one-name.org/journal/index.html The Journal of One-Name Studies][http://www.one-name.org/timetable.html]  
*[http://www.one-name.org/timetable.html Meetings]
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*[http://www.one-name.org/timetable.html Meetings]  
*[http://www.one-name.org/register.shtml The Register of One-Name Studies]
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*[http://www.one-name.org/register.html The Register of One-Name Studies]  
*[http://www.one-name.org/services.html#forum The Guild Forum]
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*[http://www.one-name.org/services.html#forum The Guild Forum]  
*[http://www.one-name.org/services.html#archive The Guild Archive] (an online repository)
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*[http://www.one-name.org/services.html#archive The Guild Archive] (an online repository)  
*[http://www.one-name.org/services.html#profiles Guild Profiles]
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*[http://www.one-name.org/services.html#profiles Guild Profiles]  
 
*[http://www.one-name.org/services.html#gmi Guild Marriage Index]
 
*[http://www.one-name.org/services.html#gmi Guild Marriage Index]
  
=== Results of a One-Name Study ===
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=== Results of a One-Name Study ===
  
*[http://www.cursley.org.uk/ Cursley One-Name Study]
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*[http://www.cursley.org.uk/ Cursley One-Name Study]  
*[http://www.buntingsociety.org.uk '''Bunting Society''']
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*[http://www.buntingsociety.org.uk '''Bunting Society''']  
*[http://marfleet.co.uk Marfleet Family History]
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*[http://marfleet.co.uk Marfleet Family History]  
 
*[http://www.grubb-family.org.uk/ '''Grubb Family Association''']
 
*[http://www.grubb-family.org.uk/ '''Grubb Family Association''']
  
=== Contact information ===
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=== Contact information ===
  
For more specific information visit their website at: http://www.one-name.org/
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For more specific information visit their website at: http://www.one-name.org/  
  
[[Category:England]]
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[[Category:England]] [[Category:Societies]]
[[Category:Societies]]
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Revision as of 12:00, 13 September 2008

The Guild of One-Name Studies promotes research on all instances of a surname "and its variants" rather than the ancestors or descendants of one person.

The Guild of One-Name Studies encourages a different approach than many genealogists might consider for their research. This unique approach provides an excellent solution to some of the brick wall situations family historians find themselves in with their research.

Be sure to take advantage of the free search available on their home page to see if the surnames you are searching may be part of someone's one-name study.

The educational benefits of becoming a member of this society are exceptional even for those who do not start their own one-name study. Some of the benefits of joining the Guild of One-Name Studies include but are not limited to:

Results of a One-Name Study

Contact information

For more specific information visit their website at: http://www.one-name.org/