Introduced to all members in 2012, we are now offering the option of taking your membership electronically at a discounted cost of £10 for all members.
So what's difference between e-membership to normal membership?
You still receive all the benefits of normal membership, but you'll be sent your 3 journals by EMAIL. membership page
Forthcoming SpeakersOur 2013 Speaker Meetings will be held at 7:00pm on the 2nd Thursday of each month (except July and August) in the GLO Centre, 78 Muir Street, MOTHERWELL. ML1 1BN
Visitors are always welcome; you can E-mail the society to confirm details.
Once again we have a wide range of topics which promises to be both informative and entertaining.
Some of the Speakers have lectured to us before and we look forward to their return visit, others will be speaking to us for the first time but come highly recommended by other family and local history groups.
Thursday, 10th January 2013
"Mini - Family and Local History Fair"
Thursday, 14th February 2013
- Society Meeting: Bruce Durie
Thursday, 14th March 2013
- Society Meeting: Karen Carruthers
Thursday 11th April 2013
- Society Meeting: Campbell Thomson
"Death Was Our Bedmate"
Thursday 9th May 2013
- Society Meeting: Local Archives
"Heritage and Research evening + AGM"
Thursday 13th June 2013
- Society Meeting: Robert Wilson MBE
"The History of Passports"
Saturday 24th August 2013
- Grand Local & Family History Fair: Celebrating Lanarkshire 2013
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Thursday 12th September 2013
- Society Meeting: Andrew Nicoll
Thursday 10th October 2013
- Society Meeting: Ken Nisbet
"Register of Corrected Entries"
Ken will be looking at how they are created and what use they can be to family historians.
He will show examples covering such topics as illegitimacy, divorce, bigamy.
How information on RCE's related to the role of the Procurator Fiscal and Public Inquiries
will also be examined as they relate to Family History Research particularly with regard to cause of death
Thursday 14th November 2013
- Society Meeting: Joyce Brown
"History of Hamilton Palace "
Covering the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries using pictures to illustrate it. The Hamilton Mausoleum / Crypt will also be covered.
Thursday 12th December 2013
- Society Meeting: Dr Irene O'Brien
Senior Archivist at the Mitchell Library Glasgow, Irene will give a talk on the new Glasgow Libraries Web-site that was launched on the 16th November.
and highlight the many current and new records that will be available to aid your research.
The talk will be followed by the usual Christmas treat of Ginger Wine, Soft Drinks, Mince pies and nibbles.
Speakers at Society meetings occasionally may change at the last minute, due to circumstances beyond our control.