Our May Meeting:
I’m feeling lots better so I am still hoping to arrange a visit for our May meeting – a guided tour of the Fairfield Moravian Settlement. This is rather late in the day to arrange so we may still have to have a question and answer session, with demonstrations of effective searching. I’ll keep you all informed by email. If you are new today and want to become a member of my email group to be informed of future meetings, make sure you add your email to the signing in sheet.
I am pleased to say that I now have volunteer chauffeurs to all the Society meetings I need to attend this year.
Tameside BMD Project:
Births: Replaced 39,639 for Hartshead, registers at Tameside (1837-1897) to add mother's maiden name. Soon the birth registrations for Dukinfield sub registration district 1837-1897 will be replaced to include mother’s maiden name. Mothers’ maiden names were added for Mottram,
1911 Scottish Census was released at 5th April:
Does anyone have any feedback of using it yet?
The records are available at http://www.scotlandsPeople.gov.uk via the purchase of credits. You can read more at: http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/Content/Help/index.aspx?r=546&2066
Overseas births and marriages fully indexed by findmypast:
Programme for 2010-2011:
May 11 – Visit still to be arranged – possibly “
June 8 – Keith Warrender – “Underground
July 13 – Gordon Read – “Migration to the
Any changes or alterations to this programme will be posted on our Society website: fhsc.org.uk click on Groups and then Dukinfield
I will soon be planning our programme for 2011-2012, so please let me know if you have any particular requests and suggestions.
Meetings are held in the Old Chapel schoolrooms,