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Camberley Centre

Camberley Adult Education Centre, France Hill Drive, Camberley, GU15 3QB

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Co-ordinator: Lesley Hall

Third Wednesday of the month
Doors open at 7pm. Meeting starts at 7.30pm.


Sat21Mar2.00 pm** CANCELLED ** 'A Grandmother's Legacy' - 5 Generations of a BritishJenny Mallin
Wed15Apr7.30 pm** CANCELLED **'The Broken Branch'Ian Waller
Wed20May7.30 pm** CANCELLED **'Out of Sight, Out of Mind' - Sources for the History Julian Pooley

Forthcoming Meetings

March 21 2020

Jenny Mallin - ** CANCELLED ** 'A Grandmother's Legacy' - 5 Generations of a British
Jenny is a traveller, writer and has featured on BBC Women's Hour and in WDYTYA magazine. Her talk will focus on her research into 5 generations of her mothers family lives in colonial India, including the Railway, Telegraph, Schools and other British institutions set up in India as well as the history and provenance of an unknown cuisine - the first fusion food of its type - Anglo Indian food, inspired by her grandmother's cookbook. She will also talk about the resources used in her research.

April 15

Ian Waller - ** CANCELLED **'The Broken Branch'
Ian is a well known genealogist, author and speaker. His talk will focus on when someone changes a name and the challenges this causes for family historians Discover the reasons and useful tips on how the name change can be discovered.

May 20

Julian Pooley - ** CANCELLED **'Out of Sight, Out of Mind' - Sources for the History
Julian, from the Surrey History Centre will trace the history of the care of the mentally ill and mentally handicapped in Surrey from the late 18th century, and show how the records of private asylums in Surrey's quarter sessions records, and the archives of Surrey's many mental hospitals illustrate the changes in treatments, and how these can be used by family historians.

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