Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, except August, at Spruce Hill Baptist Church Hall, Brookscroft Road, Walthamstow, E17 4JP, starting at 8pm and finishing at 10pm.

Programme of meetings:

11th SeptemberWorkshop: Health, Disease, and Hospitals
6th October (Sat)WFFHS 40th Anniversary Exhibition at Vestry House Museum. Displays, talks, and help desk
9th OctoberTalk: "DNA Analysis: the Future of Family History Research?", by Donna Rutherford
13th NovemberAGM and Presidential Address
11th December
8th January 2019Social and Family History Quiz
12th FebruaryTalk: Insanity in the Family, by Kathy Chater
12th MarchWorkshop: Family Businesses and Bankruptcy
9th AprilTalk: Views of Old Waltham Forest, a pictorial tour, by Alan Simpson
14th May"What I'm researching now" - An opportunity for members to talk about research, finds, or ask for help.
11th JuneTalk: East London and Essex in the 18th century by Derek Morris
9th July"The ancestor I would most like to meet"

Talks are given both by members of the society and by guest speakers.
In workshops we aim to learn from each other, provoking discussion, sharing discoveries, methods used, and information sources that have been useful when researching in particular fields.

The programme may be changed due to the availability of speakers.

Spruce Hill Baptist Church Hall, Brookscroft Road, Walthamstow.
E17 4JP

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