Copyright 2019 - East Surrey FHS
  • Chelsham

  • The Somme

  • High Street Croydon

  • Lingfield

  • Sopwith Factury 1918

  • Southwark

  • Mitcham

Southwark

9th Dec

Christmas Lunch

Please contact Southwark Secretary for details

 

Croydon

13th January

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An illustrated history

of Upper Norwood

Nick Barber

Richmond

18th January

 Vestry House Sharing Tales of " Church or Chapel: e.g Baptism or Marriage, Summer Fete or Christmas Bazaar"   

Lingfield

22nd Jan
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The First Railway Workers

c.1825-c.1870

The prior occupations, working environment and lives of early railway workers, and some of the first strike actions by them.

David Turner 

Croydon

10th February

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Lavender

Mitcham and beyond

Alison Cousins

from The Wandle Museum

Lingfield

26th February

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Adoption & Fostering

1850-1930

From informal arrangements to legal adoption. Individuals, local authorities, charities and courts all played a role in the fostering or adoption of children.
Louise Taylor

Croydon

9th March

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Archbishops of Canterbury

& Old Palace

David Morgan

Richmond

14th March

     

Lingfield

25th March

Delinquents

Delinquents – and those who tried to change them

How to find out about child criminals and also discover the people who tried to reform them in the early days of the Probation Service.
Kathy Chater

Lingfield

22nd April
homework

Women, the home and Spanish Flu in the Great War

The Great War was won on the Home Front.
Ian Porter

Richmond

9th May

membersmtg Members Meeting   

Lingfield

27th May
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Secrets & Lies

Adventures in other people’s family history

Some extraordinary and poignant stories uncovered whilst Frances was researching for clients.
 Dr Frances Hurd

Lingfield

24th June

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Netherne Mental Hospital

Netherne was opened in 1909 and closed in 1994. The surviving archives explore all aspects of the hospital's life, and provide a rare glimpse of daily life inside a Surrey psychiatric hospital.

Julian Pooley

Of Surrey History Centre

Richmond

11th July

     

Lingfield

22nd July
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Aladdin’s Cave

Some major family and estate archives in Surrey History Centre
Mike Page

Richmond

12th September

     

Lingfield

23rd September
irishft

Irish family history resources on the internet

Introducing the most useful of the wide range of online record indexes and other resources, many free, for those with Irish ancestry.
Peter Christian

Lingfield

28th October

imagesU4HYZJ9I Creating a Family History Website John Hanson

Richmond

14th November

     

Lingfield

25th November
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Public Executions

- the macabre spectacle in 19th century Britain
Alan Essex
 
 
 
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