OWL Oldham and District Branch Family History Society
Abbey Hill*Alt*Bardsley*Barrowshaw*Clarksfield*Coldhurst*Coppice*Derker*Fitton Hill*Freehold*Garden Suburbs*Glodwick*Green Acres*Hathershaw*Higginshaw*Hollinwood*Limeside*Moorside*Mumps*Salem*Sholver*Waterhead*Watershedding*Werneth*Westwood*
1974 *Chadderton*Failsworth*Royton*Lees*Saddleworth*Shaw and Crompton

Our Chairman is retiring at the end of March 2019.  

The Oldham Branch will have a vacancy in April 2019 for a


if you are interested please get in touch before September

to find out more details please email:


This Month's Meeting will be held in
The Lees Suite
(map of) Civic Centre,Oldham

The meetings will commence at 2 pm and end at approximately 3.30 pm

The talks will last for approximately one hour.

 Members of the committee will be available to assist anyone for a further half hour following the speakers talk.

                                                     Special Note - The door charge is as follows:

                        Members: No Charge (donations always welcome)          Non Members 2.50

Free Parking on Council Car Park for three hours
(just get a ticket)
Appeal on behalf of Oldham Remembers -

Did you have a relative who fought in the Battle of the Somme, do you know their story if so Oldham Remembers wants to hear from you!
click here to go to website
1918 the last hundred days

Speaker: Stewart Cook
17th August
An Awful Accident - guided tour of the graveyard of St James' Church, Barry Street, Oldham

Please click here for further details
This Year's Talks:

July - No Meeting
August - No Meeting

13th October    -  Speaker - Rita Vaughan
                      Clarinda Rowbothom and the Mossley Military Hospital WW1

10th November   -  Speaker -  Dr Alan Crosby 
                        Tracing my Grandfather

Oldham and District Branch produce a monthly Newsletter which is distributed by email. To subscribe please go to the Newsletter and select Newsletter, the current and previous newsletters are there.

All correspondence should be sent to our email address:  oldham@mlfhs.org.uk

Any queries regarding the website should be sent to:  oldham_webmaster@mlfhs.org.uk

These pages were last updated on the 27th July 2018
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