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January 2019 – Quakers & their Family History Records – by Julian Crutch

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
INVITE YOU TO AN OPEN MEETING ENTITLED

Quakers & their

Family History Records

by

Julian Crutch

Wednesday 16th January
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

Julian will give us an introduction to the
Quakers & their beliefs and then explain
how their records can help Family
Historians discover any family connections.

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

ENTRANCE £2 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

YOU WILL BE MADE VERY WELCOME

Visit https://midnorfolkfhs.wordpress.com/program/
or simply search “Mid Norfolk FHS” for more information.

Download the November 2018 – MNFHS poster here;

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November 2018 – A Christmas Carol, an adaptation – by Medieval World

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
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A Christmas Carol

an adaptation

by

Medieval World

Wednesday 21st November
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

We set forth to celebrate A Christmas Carol
with the aid of Mike Wabe from
Medieval World
who is hoping to bring history to life!

ENTRANCE £2 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

YOU WILL BE MADE VERY WELCOME

Visit https://midnorfolkfhs.wordpress.com/program/
or simply search “Mid Norfolk FHS” for more information.

Download the November 2018 – MNFHS poster here;

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October 2018 – From Austerity to Prosperity – by Frances & Michael Holmes

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
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From Austerity
to Prosperity

by

Frances & Michael Holmes

Wednesday 17th October
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

Frances and Michael have been researching
another aspect of our history.
Many of us might just remember rationing after
the Second World War and surviving until we
were convinced we had never had it so good!

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

YOU WILL BE MADE VERY WELCOME

ENTRANCE £2 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

Visit https://midnorfolkfhs.wordpress.com/program/
or simply search Mid-Norfolk FHS for more information.

Download the October 2018 – MNFHS poster here;

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September 2018 – Victorian Photographs – by Tom Doig

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
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Victorian
Photographs

by

Tom Doig

Wednesday 19th September
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

Some of us are lucky enough to have some
old photographs of our family, and Tom
is able to look in detail at them and give
advice about possible dates that they were
taken.

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

YOU WILL BE MADE VERY WELCOME

ENTRANCE £2 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

Visit https://midnorfolkfhs.wordpress.com/program/
or simply search Mid-Norfolk FHS for more information.

Download the September 2018 – MNFHS poster here;

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Sharpening Your Family History Research Skills – course

The following was seen recently via the Federation of Family History SocietiesFacebook page, which might be of interest to some in the Mid Norfolk area;

Sharpening Your Family History Research Skills –

Unlocking Your Ancestry

Six Week Family History Course

Starting; Tuesday 4th September 2018

1:30 to 4:30pm

Continuing; 18th September, 25th September, 2nd October, 23rd October, and 30th October.

at Lophams’ Village Hall,
Church Road,
North Lopham, Norfolk IP22 2LP

Hosted by the Diss Branch of the Norfolk Family History Society (NFHS)

£30 – NFHS Members

£60 – Non Members

Tutor; Gill Blanchard. BA. MA. PGCE. (Post. Grad. Cert. Ed.) Qualified Tutor and Professional Genealogist. Author of “Tracing Your Ancestors: Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk”, “Tracing Your House History”, and Writing Your Family History”.

To book, contact Betty Morley; dissgroupnfhs@btinternet.com tel; 01379 688354

Topics;

  1. Stepping Stones and Making the Most of What You’ve Got.
  2. Parish Registers, Nonconformist Records, Cemetery Records and Monumental Inscriptions.
  3. The Workhouse and its Records
  4. The Parish Poor
  5. Crime and Healthcare
  6. Wills, Administrations and Inventories.

 

August 2018 – Alice and her Sisters – by Simon Pawley

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Alice and her
Sisters

by

Simon Pawley

Wednesday 15th August
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

Simon is again visiting us, and is going
to look at a piece of his family research that
caused him quite a hunt!
How he solved this mystery trail could
help with your research!

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

YOU WILL BE MADE VERY WELCOME

ENTRANCE £2 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

Visit https://midnorfolkfhs.wordpress.com/program/
or simply search Mid-Norfolk FHS for more information.

Download the August 2018 – MNFHS poster here;

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July 2018 – The Police Force in Norfolk – by Peter Billingham

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
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The Police Force
in Norfolk

by

Peter Billingham

Wednesday 18th July
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

Peter has been involved in working with the
records of the Norfolk Police, so will be able
to direct us to what information is available,
and how, and where we can gain access
and what restrictions might be applied.

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

YOU WILL BE MADE VERY WELCOME

ENTRANCE £2 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

Visit https://midnorfolkfhs.wordpress.com/program/
or simply search Mid-Norfolk FHS for more information.

Download the July 2018 – MNFHS poster here;

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