GSV Webcasts

Number of Webcasts = 9

Presenter: Denise Clarke

Denise discusses the history of her ancestors the Lascelles family who were involved in the English Civil War and the slave trade.

Date Published: 05 Apr 2023 @ 1:03 am
Duration: 20 minutes
Presenter: Claudia Hull

Claudia Hull talks about her ancestors the Holmes family who were successful shipbuilders and shipwrights in County Durham, Auckland NZ and Melbourne.

Date Published: 25 Mar 2023 @ 1:35 am
Duration: 10 minutes
Presenter: Ann Wilson-Wilde

Ann describes her ancestors experience with the devastating flood of 1852 in the Holmfirth area of Yorkshire.

Date Published: 28 Feb 2023 @ 2:34 am
Duration: 23 minutes
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Presenter: Brian Reid

Brian Reid discusses the subject of the marriage settlement laws across the 17th to 20th centuries through the lens of the Ewbanke family

Date Published: 28 Feb 2023 @ 2:33 am
Duration: 15 minutes
Presenter: Jennifer Baxter

Jennifer describes her research to understand and resolve the mystery of when and why her family name was changed and by whom.

Date Published: 28 Feb 2023 @ 2:33 am
Duration: 27 minutes
Presenter: Cherilyn Tillman

Cherlyn examines the Durham Records Online website which contains high-quality transcriptions of parish records in County Durham and parts of Northumberland and Yorkshire.

Date Published: 28 Feb 2023 @ 2:33 am
Duration: 17 minutes
Presenter: Jenny Redman

Jenny provides a history of tanning before examining the industry in Chester and Warrington through the eyes of her ancestors, the Guest family.

Date Published: 28 Feb 2023 @ 2:32 am
Duration: 21 minutes
Presenter: James Guthrie

James tells the story of his convict ancestors and their journey from the West Riding of Yorkshire to Tasmania and then Victoria where they overcame the stigma of the convict…

Date Published: 28 Feb 2023 @ 2:28 am
Duration: 20 minutes
Presenter: David Down

The social consequences of unemployment caused by the closure of a major industry in the North of England during the 1930s is discussed. The Jarrow Crusade and March to London…

Date Published: 28 Feb 2023 @ 2:03 am
Duration: 12 minutes