Past Events

Yorkshire Family History Fair

Sat, 22/06/2019 - 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.

 

Shropshire FHS June 2019 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 18/06/2019 - 19:00

Subject - "Gathering our Memories” 
Speaker - Dorothy Nicolle
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Dorothy suggests ways of gathering together the information we usually have stored away in boxes so that we can put together a family history.

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The Genealogy Show

Repeats every day until Sat Jun 08 2019 .
Fri, 07/06/2019 - 10:00
Sat, 08/06/2019 - 10:00

At NEC, Birmingham>

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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.

The Genealogy Show

Fri, 07/06/2019 - 10:00
Sat, 08/06/2019 - 10:00

At NEC, Birmingham>

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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 Family History Fair 2019

Sat, 01/06/2019 - 10:00

This event is now over, of course.  Keep your eye open for any news of next year's fair!

Come and visit us, at the Society's Fair, Saturday 1st June 2019, 10:00AM - 4:00PM,
The Shirehall, Shrewsbury, SY2 6ND.
Admission: £3 Pay on Door. Free Parking. Non-Members Welcome.
How to get to the Shirehall

SPEAKERS:

11.00am

Ian Waller FSG

Shropshire County Agricultural Show

Sat, 25/05/2019 - 08:30

At the Agricultural Showground, Berwick Road, Shrewsbury, SY1 2PF. 8:30AM to 7:00PM.

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We understand we will be in the "Shopping Arcade Marquee".
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 May 2019 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 21/05/2019 - 19:00

Subject - "500 Years of History in Wood – the Tilley Timber Project” 
Speaker - Dr George Nash
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Dr Nash describes the history of the hamlet of Tilley using estate documents and maps dating back from the 16th Century up to the present day. The Project looked at the age of the houses, most of which are listed buildings put up in the traditional half-timbered style of North Shropshire.

Family Tree Live

Repeats every day until Sat Apr 27 2019 .
Fri, 26/04/2019 - 10:00
Sat, 27/04/2019 - 10:00

Venue: Alexandra Palace, London

Time 10AM-4:30PM

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This is a new Fair with major backers - Family Tree Magazine!
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.

Family Tree Live

Fri, 26/04/2019 - 10:00
Sat, 27/04/2019 - 10:00

Venue: Alexandra Palace, London

Time 10AM-4:30PM

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This is a new Fair with major backers - Family Tree Magazine!
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.

Shropshire FHS Apr 2019 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 19:00

Subject - "1644 – the Year that Thomas Mytton captured Oswestry, raided Welshpool, defended Montgomery Castle, and lost his Hat” 
Speaker - Col David Thorneycroft
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Col Thorneycroft’s 7x greatgrandfather was reputedly the best soldier thrown up by the Civil War in Shropshire and his exploits during this frenetic period are illustrated by personal documents from the family.