Stanway in Colchester

Family History

The Family History Group meeting usually begins with a welcome to any new members. Help is offered by the group for any member's research difficulties or members report the discovery of unusual research means or materials.

After that one of the group gives a short talk leading into a topic chosen by agreement at the previous meeting. Examples of recent topics are: Weddings and Christmas, Wills, How our ancestors travelled, Clothing, Medicine and health, Superstitions and their origins, and Ancestors' brushes with the law. Not surprisingly we've had a couple of meetings in the past year in connection with members' ancestors involved in the Great War.

This group meets in the afternoon of the second Thursday of each month at the Group Leader's home.

If you would find this approach helpful in your research please contact the Group Leader via the Bluebird contact button at the side of the page either to express your interest or simply to find out more about this group.

More Group Pages
Bikers Birdwatch 1 Birdwatch 2 Books - Non-Fiction
Books - Readers Digest Camera Club Church Visits Creative Writing 1
Creative Writing 2 Dining Out - Chatter & Platter Dining Out - Com Bon Appetit Dining Out - Curry Thursdays
Dining Out - Grey Gourmets Dining Out - Krishna Curry Nite Dining Out - Lunchtime Friends Dining Out - Magnificent 7th
Dining Out - Munch Bunch Dining Out - Old Originals Dining Out - Stanway Stars Dining Out - Tuesday Tearaways
Discussion Forum Exploring World Religions Family History Family History Online
Film Club U3A Fossils - Before the Deluge Gardening 1 Gardening 2
Greek Helping Hands History - Military Indoor Games - Backgammon
Indoor Games - Chess Indoor Games - MahJong Indoor Games - Rummikub 1 Indoor Games - Rummikub 2
Indoor Games - Scrabble 1 Indoor Games - Scrabble 2 Indoor Games - Scrabble 3 Interpreting History
Mindfulness Opera Appreciation Poetry Appreciation Sing from the Heart
Singing for Pleasure Solo Travellers Spanish Conversation Spanish Conversation Beginners Plus
Spanish Intermediate Sports - Badminton Sports - Badminton Thursday p.m. Sports - Croquet
Sports - Golf Sports - Nordic walking Sports - Petanque Sports - Pickleball
Sports - Squash 57 Sports - Table Tennis Sports - Tai Chi Sports - Ten Pin Bowling
Sports - Walking Football Sports - Walking Rugby Sugarcraft Thinking Allowed
Ukulele - Stanway Strummers Ukulele Ukulele - Ukes 4 Fun Walk with Lunch Wine Appreciation (SWAG)
More Group Pages
Bikers Birdwatch 1
Birdwatch 2 Books - Non-Fiction
Books - Readers Digest Camera Club
Church Visits Creative Writing 1
Creative Writing 2 Dining Out - Chatter & Platter
Dining Out - Com Bon Appetit Dining Out - Curry Thursdays
Dining Out - Grey Gourmets Dining Out - Krishna Curry Nite
Dining Out - Lunchtime Friends Dining Out - Magnificent 7th
Dining Out - Munch Bunch Dining Out - Old Originals
Dining Out - Stanway Stars Dining Out - Tuesday Tearaways
Discussion Forum Exploring World Religions
Family History Family History Online
Film Club U3A Fossils - Before the Deluge
Gardening 1 Gardening 2
Greek Helping Hands
History - Military Indoor Games - Backgammon
Indoor Games - Chess Indoor Games - MahJong
Indoor Games - Rummikub 1 Indoor Games - Rummikub 2
Indoor Games - Scrabble 1 Indoor Games - Scrabble 2
Indoor Games - Scrabble 3 Interpreting History
Mindfulness Opera Appreciation
Poetry Appreciation Sing from the Heart
Singing for Pleasure Solo Travellers
Spanish Conversation Spanish Conversation Beginners Plus
Spanish Intermediate Sports - Badminton
Sports - Badminton Thursday p.m. Sports - Croquet
Sports - Golf Sports - Nordic walking
Sports - Petanque Sports - Pickleball
Sports - Squash 57 Sports - Table Tennis
Sports - Tai Chi Sports - Ten Pin Bowling
Sports - Walking Football Sports - Walking Rugby
Sugarcraft Thinking Allowed
Ukulele - Stanway Strummers Ukulele Ukulele - Ukes 4 Fun
Walk with Lunch Wine Appreciation (SWAG)