Family History Day
Saturday 15th March 2014
Venue - Parkstone Grammar School, Sopers Lane, Poole BH17 7EP
1914 was the start of WWI so look out for lots of information about the event and your ancestor's part in it, in this Centenary year Family History Day.
A Family History Day to celebrate the Society's Silver Jubilee was held at
Parkstone Grammar School, Sopers Lane, Poole BH17 7EP
on Saturday 31st March 2012 from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
FREE admission and FREE parking.
Nick Barratt (well known for his association with the Who Do You Think You Are? TV programmes and author of numerous books including Hidden House Histories) opened the event and gave TWO TALKS during the day.
Family History Societies from various counties in the UK
Commercial Firms selling finding aids, storage materials, postcards,
maps, books, CDs and much more!
Our Help Desk assisted with research &
Computer access to the Society’s extensive resources for Dorset
We didn't let you go hungry or thirsty – refreshments were on sale.
The following were present:-
|Family History / Historical Societies|
|Hampshire Genealogical Society|
|Somerset & Dorset FHS|
|West Surrey FHS|
|Romany & Traveler FHS|
|Staunton Park Research Centre|
|Family & Community Historical Research Society|
|Poole Historical Trust|
|Bristol & Avon FHS|
|East of London FHS|
|East Surrey FHS|
|Verwood Historical Society|
|Poole Philatelic & Postcard Club|
|Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society|
|Colcomb Railway Search|
|Commercial Firms & Organisations|
|Bournemouth Libraries - Streets Project|
|One Stop Genealogy|
|Western Front Association|
|This Way Books & Cassini Maps|
|Warminster Medal Framing|
|M&P Barnes Books|
|Barry Rollinson Postcards|
|Laser Crystalisation Ltd|