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Free events to help families trace their Lancastrian roots

Posted on - 5th April, 2012 - 9:30am | Author - | Posted in - Events, History, News
Avenham Park on Easter Monday in 1956

Avenham Park, Preston. Easter Monday 1956

An event for Prestonians interested in tracing their family history takes place this weekend.

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The Family History Day at the Museum of Lancashire gives people a chance to explore their local roots.

Stephen Miller, community outreach officer for the Museum, said: “This is a great chance to learn about your family history. We know a lot of people hit a brick wall with their research and we wanted to help.

“We’ll have experts on hand from a number of organisation who can help trace that missing great-grandfather or even further back.”

The event takes place on Saturday 7th April from 10.30am to 4pm at the Museum on Stanley Street. It’s free to attend.

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