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Subject Areas:History, Culture, Family History
Name, Speaker Location & Areas covered:Mrs Jacqueline G DEPELLE Pudsey, Leeds :: All Yorkshire covered
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Topics :1 to 14 are ideal for any audience
14 to 27 are particularly suitable for groups with family & local history interests

Subject Matter/Talks:
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 - From Leeds to Kamchatka

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

13. Yorkshire - birthplace for businesses (in planning)

14. Our House and Its Contents - including sources for house history

15. Family History - Sources before 1837

16. Digging into ... the Census - do you use them to the full?

17. Which website and why? What difference does it make?

18. Researching Yorkshire Ancestors online

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

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

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

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

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

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

25. 19th Century Boom and Bust - Exploring business and family fortunes

26. Ideas for researching Non-Conformist ancestors

27. Family Historian - Award winning British genealogy software programme
Availability & Fee:Almost anytime - depending on adult education teaching commitments Generally 45 minutes to 1 hour Online only: Zoom preferred, own account available. Request no recording.£45.00 (1-14) £50.00 (15-25)
Requirements: S, EC, BO, T, F, EClick for requirements explanation
Virtual Talk Offered: YesAll talks can be delivered by the internet, such as Zoom.
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