Subject Areas:History, Culture, Family History
Name & Location:Mrs Jacqueline G DEPELLEPudsey, Leeds
Contact & Website:
w: www.yourfairladies.co.uk
Subjects:Talks 1 to 13 are ideal for any audience and 14 to 25 are particularly suitable for groups with family & local history interests

1. Upstairs Downstairs - From humble beginnings to the American dream

2. Crowning Glory - Celebrate Chimney Pots and Stacks

3. Weathervanes - What's blowing in the wind?

4. The Fulneck Moravian Settlement - Pudsey, nr Leeds Brief history & pictorial tour

5. Twixt Leeds and Bradford - Past and Present in the Green Belt Corridor

6. Remnants of a lost life - A brief encounter with life and The First World War

7. To prove I'm not forgotten - Visiting WWI Battlefields and Cemeteries

8. Chasing Million Eyres - Following the trail Leeds to Siberia

9. Discovering Family History - What's it all about?

10. Bermuda, Berlin and Brill; two wars, two wives - the Stage is set

11. Riding along on the crest of a wave - Hull, Hampshire and Cornish cream teas!

12. Pride of Place - Rooftops, Tiles, Terracotta and Thatch

13. A Grand Day out - some historic homes and their stories

14. Which website and why? Plus and minus - look the same sources on different sites

15. Family History - Sources before 1837

16. Bridging the gap - Tracing forwards from the 1911 census

17. Wills for Family History - With so many online indexes, there's no excuse - check!

18. Writing Your Family History - Moving on from record sheets and charts

19. Reading the Original - Hints and Tips for deciphering old documents

20. From Cradle to Grave - A lifetime of sources, how many have you discovered?

21. Discovering Manorial records - working back from 1926 to 1089!

22. 19th Century Boom and Bust - Exploring business and family fortunes

23. Ideas for researching Non-Conformist ancestors

24. The 1911 and other census - What's the difference?

25. Family Historian - Award winning British genealogy software programme

Availability & Fee:Almost anytime - depending on adult education teaching commitments Talks generally 45 minutes to 1 hour For illustrated talks – blackout or darkened room preferable.£40.00 + travel contribution depending on distance
Requirements: S, EC, BO, T, F, EClick for requirements explanation
Areas Covered: All Yorkshire covered
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