Past Events

Burwarton Show

Thu, 01/08/2013 - 08:15

Burwarton Show is one of the premier one-day agricultural shows in the country attracting some twenty thousand visitors each year to the glorious South Shropshire countryside.

We have booked a space at this fair to see if we can make contact with interested South Shropshire folk. smiley

South-West Area Group (SWAG) Family History Fair - Weston-super-Mare

Sat, 13/07/2013 - 10:00

Venue: Winter Gardens, Royal Parade, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset

Time 10AM-4:00PM

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Shropshire Family History Society will be having a stand at the event, with a team of volunteer helpers, computers and books. They will also be selling a selection of Local Interest Books and Maps, some Family History Books and our own CDs.

Yorkshire Family History Fair

Sat, 29/06/2013 - 10:00

Venue: The Knavesmire Exhibition Centre, The Racecourse, York, YO23 1EX

Time 10AM-4:30PM

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Shropshire Family History Society will be having a stand at the event, with a team of volunteer helpers, computers and books. They will also be selling a selection of Local Interest Books and Maps, some Family History Books and our own CDs.

Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society Open Morning

Sat, 22/06/2013 - 10:00

At Village Hall, Churchstoke 10AM-1PM

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Shropshire FHS intend to 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 FHS June 2013 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 18/06/2013 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
Diary of a Shropshire Farmer in the 19th Century"
Speaker -
Martin Davis

A Young Yeoman’s Life and Travels 1835 - 37

Shropshire FHS Open Day & Fair 2013

Sat, 01/06/2013 - 10:00

Come and visit us, at the Society's Open Day & Fair, Saturday 1st June 2013, 10:00AM - 4:00PM, The Shirehall, Shrewsbury.  Admission £3 Pay on Door. Free Parking. Non-Members Welcome.

SPEAKERS:
11.00 am
Subject - "Name Lists for The Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century"
Speaker - Michael Gandy

Lay Subsidies, Protestation, Hearth Tax, etc.  It's not about the obvious parish sources such as parish registers and wills (they get mentioned but skated over).

Shropshire FHS May 2013 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 21/05/2013 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
What’s in The Parish Chest"
Speaker -
Richard Ratcliffe

Gloucestershire Family History Society Open Day

Sat, 04/05/2013 - 10:00

At a new venue - Gloucester Rugby Club, Kingsholm Stadium, Kingsholm Road, Gloucester, GL1 3AX
Saturday 4th May between 10.am-4.00pm.

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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 FHS April 2013 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 16/04/2013 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
Mining and Its Landlords, Adventurers and Miners Around Shrewsbury"
Speaker -
Mike Shaw

Hobby Crafts Craft Fair

Sun, 24/03/2013 - 09:30

Birmingham NEC 09:30-17:00

On sunday Shropshire Family History Society will be manning the Federation of Family History Societies stand at this fair. We will be there, essentially, to promote Family History and Genealogy nationally but are also happy to assist with Shropshire queries and will have a laptop of our own information with us.

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