Family History Fair on 22nd October 2022

A special event by The Suffolk Family History Society

Building Your Family Tree

The Event will consist of a series of talks aimed to help all with their Family History Research.

  • 10:30 – An introductory talk by Joan Horton, “Research your Family History – for Beginners”.
  • 11:15 – How The Hold can help with your research.
  • 12:00 – Society AGM – members only.
  • 13:00 – Gill Blanchard presents “Maps for Family Historians, House Historians and Local Historians”.
  • 14:30 – Simon Fowler presents “Using The National Archives – Love it or Loath it.”

All talks are free and open to all.


Stalls, stands and displays by Family History Societies, research sites, archives, museums and similar organisations, all linked to family history research.

When: 22nd October, 10am to 4pm.

Where: The Hold, Suffolk Archives, 131 Fore Street, Ipswich, IP4 1LR

For up-to-date information go to or call Howard on 01473 274300