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   Bolton FHS Meeting 7.30 pm
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   10:30a Beginners Talk First Steps
   2p Talk by Sheila Goodyear - An ANZAC in the family
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   2p Anglo Scots Branch Meeting
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Dec 16th, 2019 (Mon) -- Jan 5th, 2020 (Sun)
2p - 4p
  Help Desk Closed

Our last help desk session this year will be Friday 13th December.

We will re-open on Monday the 6th of January 2020.

Jan 8th, 2020 (Wed)
  Bolton FHS Meeting 7.30 pm

BOLTON FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

 

David Burnham

will talk about

 

Mass Observation - a follow up on this Bolton project.

 

Tea /Coffee will be available from 7.00pm

Meeting starts at 7.30pm,

Montserrat Room [1st floor], Old Links Golf Club, Chorley Old Road,

Bolton, BL1 5SU.

 

All MLFHS members are welcome to attend our meetings.

Visitors are also welcome to attend the meeting @ £3

Jan 11th, 2020 (Sat)
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
  Beginners Talk First Steps

Held in the performance space Manchester Central Library 10:30 am

First steps & record taking. Madeline Best will take you through the basics of starting your family tree and how to avoid the pitfalls of incorrect or misleading information.

DNA for Family Historians. Hilary Hartigan will give an introductory talk about the use of DNA by family historians, what it can prove and what it can't.

Jan 11th, 2020 (Sat)
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  Talk by Sheila Goodyear - An ANZAC in the family

The story of Wykeham Henry Koba Freame from his birth in 1880 in Osaka Japan, to an Australian father and Japanese mother

He would become a sailor, mercanary, soldier in WW1, fruit farmer and a spy in WW2 until his murder at the hands of the Japanese

Venue: Education Suite at Gallery Oldham, a short walk from the Oldham Central Metrolink stop.

For more details see the Oldham Branch website

Jan 18th, 2020 (Sat)
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Anglo Scots Branch Meeting

Anglo Scots Branch Meeting

Quiz and Social

 

Meeting will be held in Chief Librarian's office