2011


1st February Meeting Introducing the new Website.
Group Computers/Parish Records

8th February 9:30am Brayton Parish Hall
'Training Meeting'

15th February Meeting Speaker Maureen Hambrecht
'Where are They'?

22nd February 9:30am Brayton Parish Hall
'Training Meeting'

1st March Meeting Speaker Brian Parker
'Using Scottish Records'

8th March 9:30am Brayton Parish Hall
'Training Meeting'

15th March Meeting Speaker Susan Butler
'Parish Records'

29th March Meeting Members
'Show and Tell'

5th April 9:30am Brayton Parish Hall
'Training Meeting'

12th April Meeting Members Personal Research
(Bring along your personal research for help and support)

26th April Meeting Speaker Susan Butler
Follow up to 'Parish Records' 15th March - 'Pitfalls and Where Else Can I Look'?

3rd May 10am Brayton Parish Hall
'Committee Meeting'

10th May Meeting
'Family Tree Software in Depth, with Muriel Bowker'

18th May (Wed) 9:30am Brayton Parish Hall
'Training Meeting'

24th May Meeting Speaker Jo. Heron
Yorkshire Archeological Society

7th June Meeting
'The History of the Railway Around Selby, With Pictures and Memorabilia'

14th June 10am Brayton Parish Rooms
'Committee Meeting'

21st June 
Outing to National Railway Museum, Opportunity to View Archives 


TO CELEBRATE THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF 
THE SELBY & DISTRICT FAMILY HISTORY GROUP.
We Are Holding An Open Day at the Methodist Church Hall
On The 27th June 2011, 10am to 3pm. Everyone Welcome !

5th July Meeting 
'Personal Research Day'

12th July 9:30am Brayton Parish Rooms
'Training Meeting'

19th July Meeting, Speaker Jackie Depelle
'Starting Family History Continued'

26th July 9:30am Brayton Parish Rooms
'Training Meeting'

2nd August Meeting, Speaker Carol Sayner
'A Last Word'

9th August 9:30am Brayton Parish Rooms
'Training Meeting' followed by 'Committee Meeting'

16th August Meeting Speaker Gill Briscoe
'The History of Your House'
New Topic-'Marriage'

23rd August 9:30am Brayton Parish Rooms
'Training Meeting'

30th August Meeting

'History of Transport Around Selby - Including River Transport

13th September Annual General Meeting.
Annual Subscriptions Due.
See Membership Page for Details

27th September Meeting, Speaker Sheila Dixon
'Yorkshire Families and the Loss of the Titanic'.

4th October 9:30am Brayton Parish Rooms
'Training Meeting'

11th October Meeting. Speaker Ken Sayner
'Bits and Bobs' 

18th October 9:30am Brayton Scout HQ
'Training Meeting'

25th October Meeting. Speaker Rachel Walker and Friends
from the Waterways Museum in Goole.
'Life on the Tom Puddings!'

1st November 9:30am Brayton Parish Rooms
'Training Meeting'

 8th November Meeting. Speaker Gill Briscoe
'Wills and Probate'

15th November.  Brayton Scout HQ
'Training Meeting 9:30am-11:00am, Committee Meeting 11:00am'.

22nd November Meeting. Speaker Gill Briscoe
 'The History of your House' 

29th November 9:30am Brayton Parish Rooms
'Training Meeting'

6th December, Ken & Carol, Quiz at the Town Hall followed by
Christmas Lunch at The Londesborough Hotel.


2012


10th January 
'Memories of Selby Floods'

17th January 9:30am Brayton Scout Hut
'Training Meeting'

24th January Speaker Ron Ellis.
'Selby Hospital'.

Venue Change ..31st January 9:30am Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

7th February
'Cochranes--- Shipbuilders
This event has been changed.
Our Chairman Ken is to give a presentation of his own.

14th February. Brayton Parish Rooms.
'Committee Meeting'.

21st February. Speaker, Peter Warren.
'Agriculture'.

28th February 9:30am Town Hall
'Training Meeting' 

6th March
'Selby People…from our Research'

13th March 9:30am Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

20th March
'Research Day'

27th March 9:30am Town Hall
'Training Meeting' 

3rd April Speaker Susan Butler.
'Presenting Your Work'

10th April
'Trip to Borthwick Institute'.

17th April Speaker Jackie Depelle.
Subject TBA

24th April 9:30 Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

1st May Speaker Ellen Tout 
'History of Cochranes Ship Yard'

8th May 9:30 Town Hall
'Training Meeting' 
 
 13th May Family History Day at Goole Waterways Museum
Volunteers Wanted. 9:30am Start

15th May Speaker Ron Christian
'The Battle of Towton'

22nd May Trip to British Library
Boston Spa

29th May Speaker Ken Sayner
'Victorians, Snaith and Chapel'

12th June Town Hall
'Were you there? Royal Memorabilia'

26th June 
'Visit to Goole Waterways Museum'
10am Start. Boat Trips at 10:15 and 11:15
Followed by Lunch at The Aire & Calder

17th July Town Hall. Speaker Muriel Bowker
'Those Elusive Ancestors'

24th July Town Hall. Speaker Jackie Depelle
Subject TBA

31st July Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

7th August Town Hall. Speaker Irene Ward
'Oh Eliza'.
Followed by Committee Meeting.

14th August 
'The Churches of Cowick and Snaith'
Meet at Cowick Church 10am.
Pub Lunch Follows.

 21st August Town Hall. Speaker Roland Ward.
'Local History'

28th August Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

4th September Town Hall
'Open Meeting for Members to Present Their Own Research'
18th September Town Hall
'AGM'

25th September Town Hall
'Training Meeting' 

2nd October Town Hall
Film- National Memorial Aboretum

9th October Town Hall
'Training Meeting' 

10th October Town Hall. 150th Celebrations
SDFHG to Participate.

16th October Town Hall. Speaker Jo Heron
'Images, Information and Intrigue.

30th October Town Hall. Speaker David Lewis
 Ongoing research into the Yorkshire roots of Selby scientist Smithson Tennant FRS

6th November Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

 13th November Town Hall. Speaker Rene Ounsley
'New Zealand Airman's Film'

20th November Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

27th November Town Hall. Members
'Show and Tell'

4th December Town hall.
'Training Meeting'

11th December 11am. No 8 Restaurant
Christmas Quiz and Lunch

2013

January 8th 
Committee Meeting

January 15th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

January 22nd Town Hall Speaker Rhoda Dickenson
'Admiral Southeron (One of Nelson's Admirals)'

January 29th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

February 5th Town Hall. Speakers Chiefly Yourselves.
'Memories of Work'

February 12th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

February 19th Town Hall. Speaker Susan Butler
'Local History'

February 26th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

March 5th Town Hall. Speaker Tom Dixon
'Liquorice'

March 12th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

March 19th Town Hall. Speaker Roger Witts ex Registrar
TBA

March 26th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

April 2nd Town Hall. Speaker Janet Niepokojczcka
'The Isle of Colonsay'

April 9th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

April 16th Town Hall. Speaker Jackie Depelle
Remnants of a lost life - A brief encounter with life and World War I

April 23rd Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

April 30th Town Hall. Speaker Brian Elsey
Archaeology in North Duffield 

May 7th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

May 14th Town Hall. Speaker John Lee
'Knight Templar at Temple Hirst'

May 21st Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

May 28th Town Hall. Speakers Michael and Mrs Wright Family

June 4th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

June 11th Town Hall. Speaker Ken Deacon
'Airships Over The Humber'

June 18th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

June 25th. Outing
'Trip to Howden with Susan Butler'
Lunch at Aire and Calder. 

July 2nd Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

July 9th Town Hall. Speaker David Lewis.
Sir Jonathan Hutchinson (23 July 1828 – 23 June 1913), Born in Selby. Engish surgeon, ophthalmologist, dermatologist, venereologist and pathologist

July 16th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

July 23rd Town Hall. Speaker Jackie Depelle
'Family History Travels'

July 30th Town Hall
'Training Meeting Cancelled'

August 6th Town Hall. Speaker Barbara Dixon (Rtd Registrar)
'The Fun of Family History'

August 13th Town Hall
'Training Meeting Cancelled'

August 20th Town Hall. Speaker Tony Stevens.
'Selby Abbey'

August 27th Town Hall
'Training Meeting Cancelled'

September 3rd Town Hall. Speakers Bob and Charles
A Chance to Learn all About "Family Tree Maker" & "Family Historian". 
The Worlds Favourite Family History Software.

September 10th Town Hall
'Training Meeting' Cancelled.

September 17th Town Hall
AGM. Don't Forget Your Subscription

Saturday September 21st Doncaster School for the Deaf, Leger Way DN2 6AY
Family History Extravaganza 10am - 4pm

September 24th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

October 1st Town Hall
Meeting Cancelled, Hall in use by another group.

October 8th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

October 15th Town Hall. Speaker Chris Cade (Actor)
'George Hudson Railway King, in person'

October 22nd Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

October 29th Town Hall. Speaker Stuart Whitwell
'Radio Nostalgia Quiz'

November 5th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

November 12th Speaker Karen Adams
'Local Archeology'

November 19th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

November  26th  Speaker Chiefly Yourselves
'The History and Mystery of Personal Objects'

December 3rd Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

December 10th Town Hall, Speaker Susan Butler
Emigration at Various Times in History with Local Examples, 
Puritans, Quakers, Agricultural Distress etc.

December 17th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

December 24th, December 31st and January7th
'Club Closed'

2014

January 14th 11am. The Owl Hotel Hambleton
'Christmas Lunch and Quiz'

January 21st Town Hall Speaker Tom Dixon
'The Workhouse'

January 28th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

February 4th Town Hall
TBA

February 11th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

February 18th Town Hall. Speaker Sharon Garner
'Elizabeth Fry and Her Links to York'

February 25th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

March 4th Town Hall. Speaker Paul Dryburgh (Borthwick Institute)
'The Cause Papers'

March 11th Town Hall
'Training Meeting'

March 18thTown Hall
Potpourri

March 25th Town Hall
'Training Meeting

April 1st Town Hall. Speaker Dr Julie Rugg
'The Plot Thickens'

April 8th Town Hall
Training Meeting

April 15th Town Hall. Speaker Chris Cade
'Arthur Walkers Great War'. One Soldiers Experience of WWI

April 22nd Town Hall
Training Meeting

April 29th Town Hall. Speaker Ron Christian
'The History of York Castle'

May 6th Town Hall
Training Meeting

13th May Town Hall. Speaker John Punton
'The House That Jack Built'.

May 20th Selby Library 
Family History Day

May 27th Town Hall. Speaker Jackie Depelle
"Sources before 1837"

June 3rd Town Hall
Training Meeting

10th June Town Hall. Speaker Jo Heron
"The Metcalf Society"

June 17th Town Hall
Training Meeting

June 24th Town Hall
"Show and Tell"

July 1st
Training Meeting

July 8th Town Hall. Speaker Peter Higginbotham
Gruelling Experiences - three centuries of the workhouse
See website www.workhouses.org.uk

July 15th Town Hall
Training Meeting

July 22nd Town Hall. Speaker Barbara Wetherell
"Scarlet Women"

July 29th Town Hall
Training Meeting

August 5th
Trip to The Merchant Adventurer's Hall + Lunch in York.

August 12th Town Hall
Training Meeting

August 19th Town Hall. Speaker Gill Briscoe
"The Singing Tree. A World War One Story"

August 26th Town Hall
Training Meeting

September 2nd Town Hall. Speaker Jackie Depelle
"Further Family History Holidays"

September 9th. Town Hall
Training Meeting

September 16th. Town Hall
"Annual General Meeting. Subs Due"

September 23rd Town Hall
Training Meeting

September 30th. Town Hall. Speaker Susan Butler
'Family History through Newspapers"

October 7th Town Hall
Training Meeting

October 14th. Town Hall. Speaker Eric Houlder
"Sutton Hoo"

October 21st. Town Hall
Training Meeting

October 28th. Town Hall. Speaker Ann Batchelor
"The Right Perfect Musician"

November 4th. Town Hall
Training Meeting

November 11th. Town Hall. Speaker Ted Mitchell.
"East End Evacs".
Personal Memories of an Evacuee.
Forget "Goodnight Mr Tom". This is the real story.

November 18th. Town Hall
Training Meeting

Nov 25th.
Visit to Nuclear Bunker at York and Pub Lunch.

December 2nd. Town Hall
Training Meeting

December 9th Speaker Gill Briscoe.
"The Law and Parish Registers - and what it means for you"

December 16th. Town Hall
Training Meeting

December 23rd Christmas Break

December 30th Christmas Break

 

2015

January 6th Christmas Break

January 13th The Owl Hotel Christmas Lunch

Jan 20th. Town Hall. Speaker Brian Elsey. "North Duffield Iron Age Research Update"

Jan 27th. Town Hall Training Meeting

Feb 3rd. Town Hall. Speaker Roland plus 1 "Old Selby"

Feb 10th. Town Hall Training Meeting

Feb 17th Town Hall Speaker Mike Yarrow 'The Yorkshire Robin Hood'

Feb 24th. Town Hall Training Meeting

Mar 3rd. Town Hall. Speaker Rowland Ward 'More Slides of Old Selby'

Mar 10th. Town Hall Training Meeting

Mar 17th. Town Hall Speaker Ron Christian. 'York Walks'

Mar 24th. Town Hall. Training Meeting

Mar31. Town Hall Speaker Karen Wood. 'Executions at York'

April 7th. Town Hall. Training Meeting

April 14th. Town Hall. Speaker Dr Peter Asquith Cowen. 'Just Who are the English'

April 21st. Town Hall. Training Meeting

April 28th. Town Hall. Speaker Barbara Wetherall. 'Behind the Thin Blue Line'

May 5th. Town Hall. Training Meeting

May 12th. Town Hall. Speaker Muriel Bowker. Title of talk pending

May 19th. Town Hall. Training Meeting

May 26th. Town Hall. Speaker Jackie Depelle. "Every Day Conservation"

June 9th Town Hall. Training Meeting

June 9th. Trip to Susan Butler's at Saltmarshe. Meal Afterwards

June 16th. Town Hall. Training Meeting.

June 23rd. Town Hall. Speaker Eva Lambert. 'The Abbot's Staithe'.

June 30th Town Hall. Training Meeting

July 7th Abbot's Staithe Guided Tour.

July 14th Town Hall. Training Meeting.

July 21st Town Hall. Speaker Dr Phil Judkins 'Tracing WW2 Relatives'.

July 30th Town Hall Training Meeting

August 4th Town Hall. Speaker Chris Cade. 'Brunel's Billiard Table?

August 11th Town Hall. Training Meeting

August 18th Committee Meeting. No Meeting at The Town Hall

August 25th Town Hall Training Meeting

September 1st Speaker Jackie Depelle. 'WW1 Battlefields & Cemeteries'

September 8th Town Hall Training Meeting

September 15th Town Hall AGM

September 22nd Town Hall Training Meeting
September 29th Town hall. My History, Why am I here.

October 6th Town Hall Training Meeting
October 13th Town Hall. Speaker Susan Butler.

October 20th Town Hall Training Meeting

October 27th Town Hall. Speaker Ken Sayner.

November 3rd Town Hall Training Meeting

November 10th. Town Hall. Speaker Ray Newton. The Monk Fryston Dig 2015.

November 17th Town Hall Training Meeting

November 24th Town Hall. Speaker Phil Judkins. WW1 Relatives.

December 1st. Town Hall. Training Meeting

December 8th. Town hall. Speaker Chris Cade. Scrooge.

December 15th. Christmas Break

December 22nd. Christmas Break

December 29th. Christmas Break

2016
 
January 5th. Christmas Break

January 12th Christmas Party. The Owl Hambleton.

January 19th. Town Hall. Speaker Barbara Wetherall. "Look Mum That Soldier's a Lady".

January 27th. Town Hall. Training Meeting

February 2nd. Town Hall. Speaker Martin Millward. "Freemasonry".

February 9th. Town Hall. Training Meeting

16th February. Town Hall. Speaker Jackie Depelle. "Living Through Source Material".

February 23rd. Town Hall. Training Meeting

March 1st TBA

March 8th. Town Hall. Training Meeting

15th March. Town Hall. Speaker Eric Houlder. 'Winwaedfield, Whitby & Dracula'.

March 22nd. Town Hall. Training Meeting

March 29th TBA

April 5th. Town Hall. Training Meeting

12th April. Town Hall. Speaker Richard Wimpenny. Haig and his Generals.

19th April. Town Hall. Training Meeting

26th April Town Hall. Speaker Susan Butler. 'Ferries'.

3rd May. Town Hall. Training Meeting

10th May Town Hall. Trip to Aughton Church and White Swan Bubwith.

17th May. Town Hall. Training Meeting

24th of May. Town Hall. Speakers the Richardsons. 'The Woman Who Didn't Exist'.

31st May. Town Hall. Training Meeting

7th June. Town Hall. Speaker Peter Asquith Cowan.'Doggerland'

14th June. Town Hall. Training Meeting

21st June TBA

28th June. Town Hall. Training Meeting

5th July. Town Hall. Speaker Helen Cox. Famous Funerals.

12th July. Town Hall. Training Meeting

19th July. Town Hall. Speakers The Richardsons. 'The Fate of the Eighth'. (Sequel to 'The Woman Who Didn't Exist')

26th July. Town Hall Training Meeting.

2nd August. Speaker Jackie Depelle. Upstairs Downstairs - 'From Humble Beginnings to the American Dream'.

9th August Town Hall Training Meeting.

16th August TBA

23rd August Town Hall Training Meeting.

30th August Town Hall. Speaker Peter Asquith Cowan.'Doggerland and the Formation of the East Riding'

6th September Town Hall Training Meeting. 

13th September Town Hall. AGM

20th September Town Hall Training Meeting.  

27th September. Town Hall. Speaker Ron Christian. 'Skelder Gate to North St'.

4th October Town Hall Training Meeting. 

11th October. Town Hall. Speaker Shirley Sinclair. 'Rogues and Vagabonds in My Family'

18th October Town Hall Training Meeting.   

25th October. Town Hall. Speaker Chris Cade. 'Olaf’sTales of Battle'.

Hear of Harald Hardrada’s Viking victory at Fulford but defeat at Stamford Bridge in 1066

1st November Town Hall Research and Training Meeting.

November 8th. Speaker David Lewis. '"Durability, Efficiency, Economy" : a guide to kitchen management from 1903

Look at Selby Civic Society Website for further Information. Looks very interesting and there may be Cake.

15th November Town Hall Research and Training Meeting.

Saturday 19th. We will be hosting a stand at the Brayton Church Christmas Fair 10:00am - 1:00pm

November 22nd Town Hall. Paul Waddington. Reclamation of Pocklington Canal.

29th November Town Research and Training Meeting.

December 6th Town Hall. Speaker Barbara Weatherill talking about her family and Harewood Village.

13th December Town Hall Research and Training Meeting

December 20th to January 10th Christmas Break.








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