North of Ireland Family History Society

Belfast Branch


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Calendar 2013 - 2014

Belfast branch meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. (unless other times are noted below) in the upstairs room of the Holywood Arches Library, Holywood Road, Belfast, BT4 1NT; a large free car park is available at the rear of the Library.  On the third Thursday of the month there is usually a visit to a library or record repository (details to be confirmed).
5th September 2013Resources at L.D.S: Roger Whittaker
12th SeptemberVisit to LDS Library
3rd OctoberIn praise of browsing: Mike McKeag
What’s happening at GRONI: Alistair Butler
10th OctoberVisit to the Ulster Historical Foundation
7th NovemberQuestion and Answer Time
William Kelly , a 19th Century Clipper Ship Captain from Belfast: Dr. Robert Foy
14th NovemberUsing
5th December Xmas Party
2nd January 2014 Question and Answer. My Experience of Family History Research     George Busby  
9th JanuaryVisit to C4. 1900 to 2100hrs.
6th FebruaryQuestion and Answer Time
The National Collection of Northern Ireland Publications: Joan Crooks
13th FebruaryVisit to L.D.S. Library. 1900 to 2100hrs.
6th MarchQuestion and Answer Time
Dublin Research: Charlotte Murtagh
13th MarchVisit to The Police Museum. Time TBC.
3rd AprilAnnual General Meeting
Artifacts – A chance for members to bring and discuss their own rare treasures
10th AprilVisit to Dublin Record Offices
1st MayQuestion and Answer Time
World War 1: Ian Montgomery
Mid JuneAnnual Bus Run
 Guests and visitors are welcome to attend without charge

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Officers 2013-2014

Chairperson: Alan Hyndman

Secretary: Pat Shaw

Treasurer: Alastair Gray

Council Representatives: normally the Chair, Secretary and Treasurer.

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