Caribbean family research

Our next meeting is tomorrow!

The next meeting of the Caribbean Family History Group will take place tomorrow, Saturday 26th June at 14.00-16.300hrs (BST). It is not too late to join us. As this falls within ‘Windrush’ week in the UK, we decided we would use this as the basis for our meeting. The MV Empire Windrush was the first …

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Our meeting on Saturday

The next meeting of the Caribbean Family History Group will take place this Saturday 26th June at 14.00-16.300hrs (BST) As this falls within ‘Windrush’ week in the UK, we decided we would use this as the basis for our meeting. The MV Empire Windrush was the first ship that brought people from Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago …

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Future meetings of the Caribbean Family History Group

The next meeting of the Caribbean Family History Group is on Saturday 26th June at 14.00 hrs (BST) when we will be talking about shipping lists. Following that, our meeting dates are as follows: July – Saturday 31st July for which we have a speaker August – no meeting September – Saturday 25th September October …

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Windrush Generation

An interesting website for anyone connected to the Windrush generation. In conjunction with the Barbados Museum and Historical Society and University of West Indies, a Virtual Museum of Caribbean Migration has been set up click here for the home page and then go to ‘Exhibition Panels’. The Virtual Museum combines digital exhibits with audience participation …

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St Vincent

Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of St Vincent and the Eastern Caribbean during this difficult time. If you have ancestors who came from St Vincent why not have a look on the Engangered Archives website. Here you can find wills, deeds as well as some marriages and baptism records. If we can …

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Thank you for your attendance at our Meeting on Saturday 27th March

Thank you for attending our meeting on Saturday. It was good to see a number of people from overseas, including Australia! Another interesting and informative meeting about ‘organising your family history’ and using social media in your research Here is some useful information from the meeting: Solihull Life Website – click on links Solihull Life …

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