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WHAT'S ON IN 2017
Unless otherwise stated, all meetings are on a Tuesday evening 7.15pm for 7.30pm in the upstairs room (lift available) of Frome Library, Justice Lane, Frome BA11 1BE. Entrance at the rear door via the staff car park.



DECEMBER 2017
CHRISTMAS BREAK - NO MEETING


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30th JANUARY 2018
The group's Annual Business Meeting will be held first, followed by a talk on THE LOSS OF THE ROYAL GEORGE 1782 by GERALD BURDALL



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27th FEBRUARY 2018
ECHOES OF FRIENDSHIP: FAMILY HISTORY FROM FACT TO FICTION by WENDY WORSLEY and based on a Grandfather's WW1 letters.



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27th MARCH 2018
THE WILTSHIRE MANORIAL COURT RECORDS PROJECT JENNY POPE will explain to us what can be found in Manorial Records.


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24th APRIL 2018
THE SOCIAL HISTORY OF PARISH REGISTERS We have persuaded TED UDALL to visit and explain what more Parish Registers can tell us apart from a list of baptisms, marriages and burials.


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29th May 2018
IAN CASKIE will talk on the SS GREAT BRITAIN The building and journeys of the first transatlantic liner and what happened to her. Understand how your ancestors may have reached America.



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26th JUNE 2018
COFFERS, CLYSTERS, COMFREY AND COIFS The lives of our 17th century ancestors by JANET FEW - the renowned speaker and Family Historian. Not to be missed!



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31st JULY 2018
MEMBER'S EVENING - THE 1881 CENSUS IN FROME Anyone and everyone is welcome to join in and be part of this evening. A look at those who lived in Cheap Street. Who were they? What did they do for a living? Your help will be needed!



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AUGUST 2018
Summer Break - no meeting



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25th SEPTEMBER 2018
EAT DRINK AND BE MERRY IN THE 18th CENTURY MIKE RENDELL will show what our ancestors ate and drank in the 1700's. How did they cook and what time were mealtimes?



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30th OCTOBER 2018
DAVID LASSMAN with UNEXPLAINED DEATHS IN FROME The story behind David's research for his book The Awful Killing of Sarah Watts.


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27th NOVEMBER 2018
COMMEMORATING THE ARMISTICE OF NOVEMBER 1918 by the Frome Family History Team. How was the Armistice celebrated in Frome? Based on our research listen to stories of Frome men who came home.


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DECEMBER 2018
CHRISTMAS BREAK - NO MEETING


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