Swindon branch


Thursday 27th January 2022

Due to the current high number of cases of Covid in Swindon the decision has been made to cancel our face to face meeting on 27th January 2022.  We will welcome John Stooke to one of our meetings later in the year

Thursday 10 February  2022 - Zoom Meeting

Introducing the 1921 Census of England and Wales - Jen Baldwin

The 1921 Census of England and Wales is here. Join Findmypast for an unmissable exploration of the biggest new arrival in family history. After years spent digitising and transcribing this unique snapshot of our recent history, discover the stories and secrets contained within. Along with the historical context, tips for effective searching and using it to trace elusive relatives, we'll learn how the 1921 Census will help you understand your ancestors’ lives better. And your own. 

If you have joined in with our Zoom sessions recently then you will automatically receive an invitation by email.  If you have not joined us before then please contact Glenys Bettley This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   so that she can add your name to our contact list.

If you are unable to attend the above talk, please note that other talks about the 1921 Census are being given by FindMypast specialists on Zoom to Devizes (18 Jan) and Westbury (27 Jan) branches.  See their Branch pages for more information.

Thursday 24th February 2022

Sins of my forefathers - Jenny Pope

Researching her family Jenny has disovered some unexpected truths about what some of them did or didn't do and how they sought to maintain respectability.

Please note that our future meetings will be held at Central Community Centre, Emlyn Square, Swindon SN1 5BP (Click for map) and not in Gorse Hill Community Centre.  There is parking available at the hall.2021 09 02 DuncanMandy for Swindon.1 crop Sw01743Venue 

Our meetings are held on the Fourth Thursday of each month, starting at 7.30 pm and we would be very pleased to welcome you there.
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