01935 429609
Somerset & Dorset
Family History Society

Blackmore Vale

The Group meets every second Wednesday each month at different times and at alternate venues.

The Bow Room at The Exchange, Old Market Hill, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1FH (1 below) at 7.30pm.

The Hub, Station Rd, Stalbridge, DT10 2RG (2 below) at 2.30pm.


Felicity Harrison, e-mail here or Tel: 01258 472942

Programme 2020

JanuaryNo Meeting
12 February (2)Mixing DNA results with a paper trail—Penny Walters
11 March (1) Posted in the Past—Helen Baggott
8 April (2) A day in a Georgian house or ‘Nothing like home for real comfort’ – Gordon Le Pard
13 May (1) From blacksmith to online retailer – 100 years in the life of a Sturminster family business— Graham Hart and Jon Dart from Harts of Stur.
10 June (2) Family history on tablets of stone—John Damon
8 July (1) A message to the children—Jim Williams
AugustOuting—more details later
9 September (2) Mad Earl Henry and other despicable relations  – Sue Burne
14 October (1) The second oldest business in Sturminster—Rob Cowley
11 November (2) Where’s that to, then?  – Adrian Bailey
9 December (1) My life as an African-American GI’s son—John Stockley

All are welcome at any of the meetings