Past Events

Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society Spring Open Morning

Sat, 04/03/2017 - 10:00

 Venue: Chirbury Village Hall, Chirbury, SY15 6BH

Time 10AM-1:00PM

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Shropshire Family History Society will be having a small 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.

Community History Day (Wellington)

Sat, 04/03/2017 - 10:00

 Venue: Change of Venue to All Saints Parish Centre

Time 10:00AM-2:00PM

This is a free event and a must for anyone interested in any aspect of local and family history.

Shropshire FHS Feb 2017 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 21/02/2017 - 19:00

Subject - "Crime and Punishment in South Shropshire 1786-1898"
Speaker - Robert Hodge
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Shropshire FHS Jan 2017 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 19:00

Subject - "Was It Yesterday? A fictionalised account of the First World War, by Arthur Mervyn Bown M.C., formerly of Woolstaston Hall, Shropshire."
Speaker - Professor Emeritus Lalage Bown OBE
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Shropshire FHS Dec 2016 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 20/12/2016 - 19:00

Subject - "Researching Your Soldier Ancestor"
Speaker - Geoff Harrison
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Shropshire FHS Nov 2016 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 15/11/2016 - 19:00

Subject - "Secrets of Shrewsbury Cemetery"
Speaker - Peter Francis
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Shropshire FHS Oct 2016 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 18/10/2016 - 19:00

Subject - "Commons, Custom and Cottages in Shropshire during the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries"
Speaker - James Bowen
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Shropshire History Day

Sat, 15/10/2016 - 10:30

The Friends of Shropshire Archives have organised a Shropshire History Day 10:30 to 4pm.

Venue: Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury

Oxfordshire FHS' "Family History Fair" - Sat 1 Oct '16, Woodstock

Sat, 01/10/2016 - 10:00

We are heading down to the The Marlborough School, Shipton Road, Woodstock, OX20 1LP for Saturday's fair.
This is another of our trips further afield to meet members and other folk interested in Shropshire Family History.
We will be having a stand at the event, with a team of volunteer helpers running our Shropshire HelpDesk. 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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Shropshire FHS Sept 2016 Monthly Meeting

Tue, 20/09/2016 - 19:00

Subject - "Family History and The Waterways"
Speaker - John Benson
Venue - The Old Chapel Community Centre, Cross Houses, Nr Shrewsbury SY5 6JH

Was your ancestor part of the boating community? Relevant sources for family history will be explained and the lives of people living on Britain’s canals will be explored.

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