Derbyshire Family History Society



7.30pm, Tuesday, 12 December


Christmas Party

This will be the last meeting of 2017 and it will be the usual mix of quizzes, food, drink and plenty of gossip. Those coming along are asked to bring an item of food with them [please contact Helen or Ruth for guidance]. Other than that please enjoy!


Christmas Closing

Bridge Chapel House

Fortnight Closure over the Christmas Period

Bridge Chapel House will be closed for the Christmas holidays from 4 pm on Tuesday 12th December and will open again at 10 am on Tuesday 2nd January 2018. Members please ignore the times given in your December magazine as things have had to change due to unforeseen circumstances. We wish all our members and visitors a very Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year.


Tracing your 'real' family

9 January 2018, 7.30

Quaker Meeting House, St Helen's Street, Derby

Talk on Long Lost Families by John Croft

John's wife was adopted and this talk shows how she finally traced her 'real' family. Lots of ideas and tips if you are facing this situation in your own family tree