Past Events

Shropshire FHS March 2013 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 19/03/2013 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
Mayhem on the Midland, An Accident, a Suicide and a Murder"
Speaker -
Chris Rouse

Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society Open Morning

Sat, 02/03/2013 - 10:00

At Village Hall, Caersws, Montgomeryshire/Powys. 10AM-1PM

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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 February 2013 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 19/02/2013 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
Hitting the headlines in 18th Century Shrewsbury"
Speaker -
John Butterworth
How Thomas Wood, who founded the Shrewsbury Chronicle in 1772, the fourth oldest weekly paper still going in the UK today, and how Mr Robert Lawrence of The Lion Hotel, Shrewsbury, made Shrewsbury one of the top towns in the country in the late 18th Century.

Northwich Family History Fair

Sat, 16/02/2013 - 10:00

 At Northwich Memorial Hall, Saturday 16th February between 10.am-4.00pm.
Stalls and Displays, Second-hand Books, CD and Book Sales, Demonstrations, Help Desk.  Come and meet our Groups:

Northwich Memorial Hall, Chester Way CW9 5QJ - free parking adjacent to the venue.

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Shropshire FHS January 2013 AGM & Monthly Meeting

Tue, 15/01/2013 - 07:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND

We will be having a short AGM followed by a talk.

Subject - "Heritage Volunteering: Possibilities and Pitfalls for Family History "

  • Volunteering and general benefits to Family Historians.    
  • Useful and beneficial elements for research

Speaker - John Benson

Shropshire FHS December 2012 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 18/12/2012 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
The Good the Bad & the Spooky! - Resources, Ephemera & Family History Tips based on my own Family History"
Speaker - Graham Bradbury

 

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Shropshire FHS November 2012 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 20/11/2012 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
A Spurious Brood - A Shropshire Tragedy"
Speaker - Phil Revell

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Shropshire FHS October 2012 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 16/10/2012 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND

Subject - "Caribbean Family History Research in the UK and its Growth"

Speaker - Carlston Walters

The Caribbean Family History Group evolved - Solihull & Birmingham. (Initially just Solihull to indicate where we operated from) which involved from courses that were being run locally.

Shropshire FHS September 2012 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 18/09/2012 - 19:00

Venue - The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6ND
Subject - "
Society of Genealogists: 100 Years of Family History Treasures and More"
Speaker -
Else Churchill

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Bristol & Avon Family History Society Open Day

Sat, 15/09/2012 - 10:00

 Venue: Thornbury Leisure Centre, Thornbury, South Gloucestershire, BS35 3JB

Time 10AM-4:00PM

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.

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