West Sur­rey Fam­ily His­tory Open Day

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WOKING LEISURE CEN­TRE wsfhs.co.uk/ pages/ open­day.php open­day@ wsfhs.org This year’s West Sur­rey Fam­ily His­tory So­ci­ety Open Day and Fam­ily His­tory Fair of­fers a range of talks on top­ics in­clud­ing Scot­tish re­search, lives of the First World War, and free re­sources for trac­ing an­ces­tors in the 18th cen­tury and be­yond. The re­search area will also be open, al­low­ing fam­ily his­to­ri­ans to view re­sources such as the West Sur­rey Poor Law in­dex and lists of sol­diers who died in the First World War, with mi­cro­fiche read­ers avail­able where nec­es­sary. Visi­tors can also use a se­lec­tion of books from the so­ci­ety’s ref­er­ence li­brary and ask vol­un­teers for help and ad­vice, while a range of fam­ily his­tory so­ci­eties, pub­lish­ers and other re­lated or­gan­i­sa­tions will have stalls to browse. Free en­try.

Take ad­van­tage of a free fam­ily his­tory open day and fair at Woking in Novem­ber

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