Gosport HGS Family History Group meet monthly for Talks to Inspire and Help your Research
Meets monthly to Inspire and Help your Family History Research.
Welcome to the Gosport Group page. This friendly and welcoming group meets at 7:30pm, on the second Wednesday of each month. Gosport is a town with a fascinating history located on a peninsular between Portsmouth and Southampton. Our members come from Gosport itself and the surrounding area. We are always very pleased to welcome visitors and new members.
Why Join Gosport Group?
Joining your local group provides an opportunity to meet other people who share the same enthusiasm for family history and to share their skills and expertise. It’s also an opportunity for you to help others break down ‘brick walls’ in their research. You could also get help with your own. The talks, workshops, and social events also provide a great opportunity to extend knowledge and have fun!
The group meetings are either a talk from a speaker on a family history related subject, or a Members’ Evening. They are usually arranged around members interests or a particular topic request. The meeting is followed by tea/coffee and biscuits, which gives everyone the opportunity to meet and chat with the speaker and each other.
HGS Gosport Group Events & Meetings
- April 11, 2018, 7:30 pm: Tracing my German Ancestors – Paul Pinhorne
- May 9, 2018, 7:30 pm: Village Life in the 40’s and 50’s – John Pitman
- June 13, 2018, 7:30 pm: Members’ Evening
- July 11, 2018, 7:30 pm: Voyages from the Past – Simon Wills
- August 8, 2018, 7:30 pm: *** Summer Break - No Meeting ***
- September 12, 2018, 7:30 pm: Priddy’s People – Daniel Ball
- October 10, 2018, 7:30 pm: Members’ Evening
- November 14, 2018, 7:30 pm: Online Newspapers – Colin Moretti
The group organiser is Marilyn Lovett. She can be contacted using the form on this page.
Find Us Here:
The Scout Hut
Meeting at 7:30pm on the 2nd Wednesday of the month.
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