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August 2022 – Using Newspapers to Help with Family Research – Steve Manning

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
Invite you to a presentation

by Steve Manning

at Latter Day Saints Church

Yaxham Road, Dereham, NR19 1AJ

USING NEWSPAPERS
TO HELP WITH
FAMILY RESEARCH

Wednesday 17th August
7.30 pm

(Please note the different venue to normal)

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

ENTRANCE £3 to non-members – soft drinks available

Please join us – you will be made very welcome

Visit https://midnorfolkfhs.wordpress.com/program/
or www.facebook,com/MidNorfolkFHS for more information.

Next meeting: Wednesday 21st September – AGM,

& Iona Follard’s research of Norfolk schools –

at Trinity Church Hall, Dereham.

July 2022 – Visit to St. Andrew’s Church, West Bradenham

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
Invite you to join us for a visit to

St. ANDREW’S CHURCH
WEST BRADENHAM

Margaret Bohn looks at the lives of
villagers and their interaction with
the C.19 squire and his family

Wednesday 20th July
7.30 pm

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

ENTRANCE £3 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

Please join us – you will be made very welcome

Visit www.mnfhs.org/program/
or www.facebook.com/MidNorfolkFHS

Next meeting: Wed. 17th August. Steve Manning tells us about
using newspapers in your family history research.

Please see Comments (below) for directions and further details.

June 2022 – Beginning Your Family History – Debbie Bradely

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
Invite you to join us to learn

the basic facts to get your research underway

BEGINING YOUR
FAMILY HISTORY

by

Debbie Bradley

Wednesday 15th June
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

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START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

ENTRANCE £3 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

Please join us – you will be made very welcome

Visit www.mnfhs.org/program/
or simply search “Mid Norfolk FHS” for more information.

Next meeting: Wed. 20th July. Visit to St Andrew’s Church, West Bradenham –
Margaret Bohn looking at life of villagers in the mid-to-late C19 and their
interaction with the squire and his family.

April 2022 – Putting It Into Print

MID-NORFOLK FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
Invite you to a presentation

PUTTING IT INTO PRINT

Four members share the process of getting
research along the journey to publication of
leaflets, booklets and books.

Wednesday 20th April
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

ENTRANCE £3 to non-members – Tea or Coffee included

Please join us – you will be made very welcome

Visit https://midnorfolkfhs.wordpress.com/program/
or www.facebook,com/MidNorfolkFHS for more information.

Next meeting: May 18th – Visit to Castle Acre.

Download the April 2022 – MNFHS poster here;

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March 2022 – GETTING BEYOND THAT BRICK WALL

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

GETTING BEYOND THAT BRICK WALL

Members will share problems
they have had with their
research and ideas will be
offered for possible solutions

Wednesday 16th March
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

ENTRANCE £3 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

YOU WILL BE MADE VERY WELCOME

Visit www.mnfhs.org/program/,
www.facebook.com/MidNorfolkFHS,
or simply search “Mid Norfolk FHS” for more information.

February 2022 – Parliamentary Papers – Glynn Burrows

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

PARLIAMENTARY PAPERS

by

Glynn Burrows

Wednesday 16th February
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

Glynn will talk about Parliamentary Papers 
and how they can help with
your family history research.

START DIGGING INTO YOUR PAST!

ENTRANCE £3 to non-members – TEA or COFFEE INCLUDED

YOU WILL BE MADE VERY WELCOME

Visit hwww.mnfhs.org/program/
or simply search “Mid Norfolk FHS” for more information.

August 2019 – The Census and how it can help our research – by Simon Pawley

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

The Census and how

it can help our research

by

Simon Pawley

Wednesday 21st August
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

Census Records are available from 1841 – 1911,
that can show our family that were living at the
time. It can also look at the neighbours and
neighbourhood to help better understand them.

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 August 2019 – 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

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

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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June 2018 – Background to Nonconformity – by Michael Gandy

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

Background to
Nonconformity

by

Michael Gandy

Wednesday 20th June
7.30 pm

Trinity Methodist Church Hall
Theatre Street
DEREHAM
NR19 2EP

Michael makes a welcome return to Mid Norfolk FHS, to
look at a significant topic that can cause some issues
for researching the church records for a village or town.
Were your relatives nonconformists?
That could solve your problem.

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 June 2018 – MNFHS poster here;

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