Shropshire FHS Family History Fair 2018

Sat, 02/06/2018 - 10:00

Come and visit us, at the Society's Fair, Saturday 2nd June 2018, 10:00AM - 4:00PM, The Shirehall, Shrewsbury.  Admission: TBC Pay on Door. Free Parking. Non-Members Welcome.


Ian Waller FSG
"Beyond the Internet"
- The common philosophy that our family History can all be done 'on-line is far from the truth.

Prior to retirement Ian was a professional genealogist with over 30 years experience in English research.  He is a former Chairman of, and is a Fellow of AGRA (the Association of Genealogists and Researchers in Archives) the body which represents professional genaealogists throughout England and Wales
He is a fellow of the Society of Genealogists, was a trustee and Chairman of the Education Committee and has published several books in the Society's 'My Ancestor' series.

Ray Farlow
"Butcher, Baker, Candlestickmaker"
- A Pictorial Journey through the working lives of our Shropshire ancestors


Commercial Stands may include:   

Andrew M. Punshon (formerly Nostalgia Online)
CAB Search (Unconfirmed)
Chris Makepeace - Alan Godrey Maps
Family Ties Genealogy
M.M. Publications
Military & Family Genealogy (Unconfirmed)
Newtown Design Services
Past Lives - Genealogy & Social History Consultancy Services
This Way Books & Cassini Historical Maps
Unknown Soldier - Military Archive & Soldier Research Services (Unconfirmed)
'Wyvern' Railway Ancestry Research Advice

Family History Societies may include:

Midland Ancestors (formerly BMSGH Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry)
Bristol & Avon Family History Society (Unconfirmed)

Malvern (Worcestershire) Family History Society (Unconfirmed)
Nuneaton & Warwickshire FHS
Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society (Unconfirmed)
Romany & Traveller Family History Society

Others Societies and Groups may include:

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 2018 Fair, send an email to:- sfhsfair @ (remove spaces to use)

updated 12-03-18