Swindon branch

Thursday 9th June 2022 - Zoom Meeting

Bridging the Gap - Tracing Forwards from 1921 - Jackie Depelle

We welcome back Jackie who is an experienced family history tutor, guiding and motivating family history research for the past twenty years.  Before the 1921 census there are plenty of records to cross-reference and roll back family research, but Jackie will talk about what material can be used to take us back to 1921?

Thursday 23rd June 2022 at 2.00pm

A visit to the Chippenham Archives

For our summer trip out this year we have the opportunity to visit the archives in Chippenham.   Places are limited so please let Margaret know if you are interested in joining us either at the May AGM or by giving her a call. 

Thursday 14th July 2022 - Zoom Meeting

Family History in newspapers and periodicals - Expected and Unexpected Sources - Colin Chapman

Colin is an international speaker and author of 15 books relating to British local, social and family history.  For over 400 years newsprint has provided information on people’s lives that is often missing in official records.  He will tell us about means of access and give illustrated examples during his talk

Our meetings are held on the Fourth Thursday of each month, starting at 7.30 pm and we would be very pleased to welcome you there.Please note that our future meetings will be held at Central Community Centre, Emlyn Square, Swindon SN1 5BP (Click for map) and not in Gorse Hill Community Centre.  There is parking available at the hall.2021 09 02 DuncanMandy for Swindon.1 crop Sw01743Venue 

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 Contact: Margaret Neaves for further information on 01793 938169


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