Past Events

Shropshire FHS Open Day & Fair 2012

Sat, 26/05/2012 - 10:00

Come and visit us, at the Society's Open Day & Fair, Saturday 26th May 2012, 10:00AM - 4:00PM, The Shirehall, Shrewsbury.  Admission £3 Pay on Door (or TBC including lunch, to have been booked in advance). Free Parking. Non-Members Welcome.

Shrewsbury’s Flax Mill Open Days (Two Day Event)

Sun, 20/05/2012 - 10:00

The Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings are holding open days on May 19 and 20, from 10am to 4pm. As well as giving people the chance to look around the site, an arts and crafts fair will also be held.

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Shropshire FHS intend to be in attendance with a small Helpdesk/Computer Look-ups.

Shrewsbury’s Flax Mill Open Days (Two Day Event)

Sat, 19/05/2012 - 10:00

The Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings are holding open days on May 19 and 20, from 10am to 4pm. As well as giving people the chance to look around the site, an arts and crafts fair will also be held.

More information

Shropshire FHS will be in attendance with a small Helpdesk/Computer Look-ups.

Shropshire FHS May 2012 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 15/05/2012 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
Tracing Marriages"
Speaker -
Prof. Rebecca Probert
Professor Rebecca Probert – Associate Professor  School of Law, University of Warwick specialising in Marriage Law and author of a number of books on the subject.
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Shropshire FHS April 2012 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 17/04/2012 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "Sin, Sex and Probate – The Working of The Church Courts"
Speaker - Dr Colin Chapman

Dr. Colin Chapman is life Vice President of the FFHS and has written 14 Genealogical books, lectured worldwide and been involved in the foundation of six British County Genealogical Societies.
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Gloucestershire Family History Society Open Day

Sat, 14/04/2012 - 10:00

At The Crypt School, Saturday 14th April between 10.am-4.00pm.
The Fair features the following:

    Help desk for your research problems
    Products for sale, including books, maps, CDs, photographs, fiches, discs etc.
    Other societies and commercial organisations (see below)
    Light refreshments available all day (courtesy of Highnam WI)

The Crypt School, Podsmead Road, Tuffley, Gloucester, GL2 5AE - Free parking at the venue.

Shropshire FHS March 2012 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 20/03/2012 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
Life Below Stairs"
Speaker -
Jill Burton

Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society Open Morning

Sat, 03/03/2012 - 10:00

At The Monty Club. Saturday 3rd March between 10.am-1.00pm.

The Monty Club - The British Legion (opposite The Spar), 11 Broad Street  Newtown, Powys SY16 2LU

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Shropshire FHS will be in attendance with a Helpdesk/Computer Look-ups, also Shropshire Local Interest Books and Maps and our own CD's, plus General Family History Research Books all for sale.

Shropshire Doctors and Quacks

Sat, 25/02/2012 - 12:00

Richard Moore will be signing copies of his book Shropshire Doctors and Quacks at Waterstones book store in Shrewsbury on Saturday 25th of February 2012. Richard will be signing copies from 12 noon.

Copies of this book can also be ordered from us books@sfhs.org.uk

Shropshire FHS February 2012 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 21/02/2012 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "History of Methodism in Shropshire"
Speaker - John Lenton