Contact: Phone No 634309
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm.(except Dec. 9.30am)
Meetings: 1st Friday of the Month.
Venue: North Ferriby Village Hall.
• Meeting starts with a talk given by a member or guest
• All keen to learn how and where information can be found
• Excited discussion on discoveries
• Plans for at least one visit to an Archive or Historic family home
Would you like to find out who your ancestors were, how and where they lived, what they did and explore your family’s amazing journey? Then do come and join this inquisitive, friendly group and delve into how it’s done – by documents, anecdotes, photos, objects, maps, visits etc, on-line and DNA. Hear of surprises, successes, frustrations, unusual jobs/careers, generations of fathers with the same name, changes of fortune, unconventional family arrangements, famous or infamous people that belong in members’ family trees and much, much, much more.
Meetings are monthly, on the First Friday (except August) in North Ferriby Village Hall. You will be very welcome – experience useful but not necessary. Please contact the Convenor as the group occasionally meets elsewhere.
We've started New Year, in the New Venue – North Ferriby Village Hall back room. C19 permissions applied - including good ventilation, touch points and hand sanitising and social distancing. The long-awaited Face-to-Face meeting was much enjoyed by everyone - we plan to keep them happening You are welcome to join us. You will hear detective stories with surprises and frustrations and get hints for finding information and much, much, more.
|03rd Sept. 10.00am||A School Evacuation;John Peck||Margaret Dickinson||Geoff Hoggarth|
|01st Oct. 10.00amrd||My Grandfather William; John Scotney||Gaynel Munn||Margaret Dickinson|
|05th Nov. 10.30am||August Olofsson, a Great Grandfather from Sweden; Geoff Hoggarth||John Peck||Trevor Seanor|
|3rd Dec. 09.30am||Mini Histories||Group members||Margaret Dickinson|
|07th Jan. 10.00am||My Family Tree; Louise Wreathall||Trevor Seanor||Gaynel Munn|
|04th Feb. 10.00am||Heirloom talks; Group members.||Alan Boden||Dianne Loveridge|
|04th Mar. 10.00am||Alan Hopper||Peter Adeney;||Trevor Seanor|
|07th Apr. 10.00am||From Rugeley and Knaresborough to Royalty and Slavery; Malcolm Lawrenson||Roger Hoare||Geoff Hoggarth|
|06th May 10.00am||Some holidays recorded in Ye Family Pie journal (1910 -1934); Peter Adeney||Dianne Loveridge|
|03rd Jun. 10.00am||A Visit|
|01st Jul. 10.00am||Lockdown Discoveries; Trevor Seanor||Gaynel Munn|
|Any queries to Margaret Dickinson please|