Meetings & Events

The Society holds its main meetings in Bristol, with sub-group meetings in Bath.  These meetings are free and open to the public.

Please watch the website as the planned Talks for the forthcoming year will be listed here.  These may include Talks by ZOOM for members who will receive an invitation.

The Society’s AGM has been rearranged for 21st June 2021.

Bristol

We meet at the BAWA Leisure Centre, Southmead Road, Bristol BS34 7RG. Normally we meet on the second Monday of each month unless otherwise notified. Free parking is available.  The Talk Presentation begins at 7.30pm, but the bookstall, storage materials and a Help Desk are available from 7.00. No meetings are held in July or August.

Bath

The Bath Sub-Group meets at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, 16 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN, on the fourth Monday of most months.  The Talk Presentation begins at 7.30pm. There is pay-and-display parking at Charlotte Street car park about a five minute walk away.. Some on-street free car parking is available in the vicinity after 7.00pm.  No meetings are held in August.

January 9, 2021

Bristol Meeting March 202107:30pm March 8th, 2021

Was your Ancestor a Gypsy

Beverly Walker

This will be via Zoom by invitation only.  An email will be sent to all members with joining details.

February 21, 2021

Bath Meeting March 202107:30pm March 29th, 2021

Don’t throw that out: the delights of ephemera

Dr Jane Howells

This will be via Zoom by invitation only.  An email will be sent to all members with joining details.

January 9, 2021

Bristol Meeting April 202107:30pm April 12th, 2021

China Families – Ancestors who lived or worked in China before 1949

Robert Bickers

This will be via Zoom by invitation only.  An email will be sent to all members with joining details.

February 21, 2021

Bath Meeting April 202107:30pm April 26th, 2021

Tracing living people

Caroline Gurney

This will be via Zoom by invitation only.  An email will be sent to all members with joining details.

January 9, 2021

Bristol Meeting May 202107:30pm May 10th, 2021

Victorian Baby Farmer:  Amelia Dyer of Totterdown

Eve Bacon

This will be via Zoom by invitation only.  An email will be sent to all members with joining details.

February 21, 2021

Bath Meeting May 202107:30pm May 24th, 2021

Bath & West Wiltshire Quakers

Judith Eversley & Helen Hill

This will be via Zoom by invitation only.  An email will be sent to all members with joining details.

February 21, 2021

BAFHS AGM07:30pm June 21st, 2021

BAFHS AGM

Arrangements will be published here nearer the time.