Shropshire FHS Family History Fair 2017

Sat, 03/06/2017 - 10:00

Come and visit us, at the Society's Fair, Saturday 3rd June 2017, 10:00AM - 4:00PM, The Shirehall, Shrewsbury.  Admission: £3 Pay on Door. Free Parking. Non-Members Welcome.

11.00 am
Subject - "Family History from Education Records - looking at the wide variety of sources available"
Speaker - Dr Colin Chapman

2.30 pm
Subject - "Educating Poor Johnnie - what schooling was available for the 'ordinary' child"
Speaker - Eve McLaughlin


Commercial Stands booked include:   

Andrew M. Punshon (formerly Nostalgia Online)
CAB Search
Chris Makepeace - Alan Godrey Maps
David & Elizabeth Benson - Old Postcards
Family Legacy Cards (Brythonium)
Military & Family Genealogy
Newtown Design Services
This Way Books & Cassini Historical Maps
Unknown Soldier - Military Archive & Soldier Research Services
'Wyvern' Railway Ancestry Research Advice

Family History Societies booked include:

Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry (BMSGH)
Bristol & Avon Family History Society
Buckinghamshire Family History Society
Dyfed Family History Society
Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS)
Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society
Malvern (Worcestershire) Family History Society
Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society
Romany & Traveller Family History Society

Others Societies and Groups:

Friends of Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust
Guild of One-Name Studies (GOONS)
Shropshire Archives
The Wolverhampton Branch of the Western Front Association


Plus from Shropshire FHS:

Parish Registers
Burial Indexes
Census Indexes
Monumental Inscriptions
Books & Maps
Quarter Sessions
Wills & Strays
1881 Census
SFHS Research Materials Available

Light refreshments available

Why not arrange to meet your newly found "Long lost relatives" there?

To contact us with a query about our 2017 Fair, send an email to:- sfhsfair @ (remove spaces to use)

updated 31-05-17