Norfolk Family
History Society

Diary of Events

Date Time Meeting Venue
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 19:00 Locating Your Ancestors – using maps on the genealogical path -- Jill Wright DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 13:30 Richman Poorman Oddbods & Rascals [Strange people and events that the author learned of during research for her books] -- Sheila Wright DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Lopham Village Hall, Church Road, North Lopham, IP22 2LP
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 19:30 Hidden Faces -- Dr John Talbot : BAHS website always has the latest event info. BAHS, Harbour Room, RBL, High Street, Blakeney
Friday, October 4, 2019 19:00 Lady Lord Mayors of Norwich -- Phyllida Scrivens Kirby Hall, 70 St. Giles Street, Norwich, NR2 1LS
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 19:00 A Jolly Good Chap – Pte Frank Smith of the E.Kents -- Steve Smith DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Saturday, October 19, 2019 14:00 Anthony Marr will give his talk “Hatch, match and despatch” which he describes as a ‘general introduction to really understanding the records of civil registration – and the complex set of rules that govern the way the information is recorded’. If you have any “problematic” certificates that you would like to discuss with Anthony, please bring them along. Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 13:30 To The Hammer Born – Confessions of an Auctioneer” [Look at insider secrets of the trade today. Includes A fun quiz with audience invited to identify Unusual objects, estimate value of items and guess How much pieces sold for at auction.] -- Stephen Poulter DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Lopham Village Hall, Church Road, North Lopham, IP22 2LP
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 19:30 Captain Marryat & the Langham Connection -- Jim Ring : BAHS website always has the latest event info. BAHS, Harbour Room, RBL, High Street, Blakeney
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 19:00 Norfolk Signs” [A look at local Village Signs] -- Andrew Tullett DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 19:30 Aylsham Roman Project -- Peter Purdy: BAHS website always has the latest event info. BAHS, Harbour Room, RBL, High Street, Blakeney
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 19:00 Social evening with Christmas Fare and Talks by members. DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 19:00 From Fisherman to Prisoner of War -- Nick Woods DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 19:00 The History of spoken English [Informative and entertaining talk by renowned speaker] -- Charlie Haylock DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 19:00 TBA DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Saturday, March 14, 2020 14:00 Talk by Ian Waller – topic to be confirmed Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 19:00 Researching the History of Your Home [Author of a number of local history books. Researching history of 17C Norfolk cottage over 300 years. Processes involved to enable anyone to set out on their own journey of discovery] -- Stephen Poulter DISS FAMILY HISTORY GROUP, Diss Methodist Church, Victoria Road, Diss (A1066), Norfolk, IP22 4EY
Saturday, October 17, 2020 14:00 Members’ Day Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London EC1M 7BA

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