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.

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Astronomy Bikers Birdwatch 1 Birdwatch 2
Books - Non-Fiction Books - Readers Digest Camera Club Church Visits
Computers - ICT skills 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 Family History
Family History Online Film Club U3A Fossils - Before the Deluge Gardening 1
Gardening 2 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 - 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
Astronomy Bikers
Birdwatch 1 Birdwatch 2
Books - Non-Fiction Books - Readers Digest
Camera Club Church Visits
Computers - ICT skills 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 Family History
Family History Online Film Club U3A
Fossils - Before the Deluge Gardening 1
Gardening 2 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 - 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)