|Jan 1st, 2019 (Tue) -- Jan 6th, 2019 (Sun)
2p - 4p
||Help Desk Closure
The MLFHS Family History Help Desk at Manchester Central Library will close at 3.30pm on Friday 14 December 2018 and re-open at 10.30am on Monday 7 January 2019.
||Bolton FHS Meeting 7.30pm
BOLTON FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY
Please note that this is the SECOND Wednesday of the month.
retired director of Warburtons' Bakery, will talk about
Bread, the staff of life.
A look at the history of Warburton's Bakery.
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
||Oldham Branch - No Meeting
|Jan 12th, 2019 (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 information.
||Manchester Quarterly Meeting
MANCHESTER QUARTERLY MEETING
To be held in the Performance Space
10.30 am Sir Neville Cardus 1888 - 1975
Speaker: Chris O'Brien
The life of Sir Neville Cardus, writer on cricket and music for the Manchester Guardian, is a rags-to-riches story, but his family history is shrouded in mystery and deception. He was born in Manchester, and orgiginally named Fred, the son of a prositute and unknown father.
12.00 noon Lunch
1.00 pm The Boat Families of the Leeds - Liverpool Canal
Speaker: Bill Huyton
Bill's talk is an introduction to the Leeds - Liverpool Canal, of which he gives examples of a family who moved to Salford, and also examples of a very large family of boaters. Bill is a member of the Ormskirk and Disctrict Family History Society, who have supported a free searchable website of nearly 40,000 names, which now includes names extending into Yorkshire and Cheshire, and beyond.
Registration is essential
To register, click the Eventbrite logo on our web page www.mlfhs.org.uk
The meeting is FREE to paid up MLFHS members, but there is a charge of 3 pnds. (payable at time of booking for non-members. If, however, you decide to join MLFHS on the day this fee will be refunded
||Bolton Help Desk
Bolton Family History Society Help Desk.
On this Saturday
between 10.00am and 12.00 noon
there is a Genealogy Help Desk in
Church Street, Blackrod, BL6 5EQ
All are welcome to bring their problems and we will try to assist you to find a solution.
|Jan 19th, 2019 (Sat)
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
||Anglo-Scots Branch Meeting
Anglo Scottish Branch meeting.
This monthis our Quiz and Social meeting.
This meeting will be held in the Chief Librarian's Office.