Bombay Times arrival and departure notices for 1838 and 1839 have now been uploaded to the FIBIS database website. The data consists of 751 arrivals and 622 departures giving a total of 1,373 new entries. Our thanks go to David Edge and his wonderful team of volunteers! View Bombay Times arrival and departure notices Related articles Newspapers […]
Unfortunately, one of our delegates has had to withdraw, which means that we have a single room available on Friday and Saturday. This is the only vacancy remaining on Saturday. If you would like to join us, please contact Penny Tipper, [email protected] to make arrangements.
Our photographer has photographed the graves at Kamptee Christ Church Cemetery and the monument inscriptions have now been uploaded to the FIBIS database website. Photographs of the graves are also available for a small donation. You can view the index here. Our thanks go to Peter Summers for transcribing these images and to The Pilgrim Trust […]
Bombay Times arrival and departure notices for 1841 have now been uploaded to the FIBIS database website. The data consists of 3,225 arrivals and 1,448 departures giving a total of 4,673 new entries. Our thanks go to David Edge and his wonderful team of volunteers! View Bombay Times arrival and departure notices Related articles Newspapers – Fibiwiki […]
Please tell us what you think! We would like to find the most convenient venue for the people that attend, or plan to attend, our Open Meetings. What would be your preferred venue for FIBIS Open Meetings in 2019? Please complete the survey on the following link and tell us which venue you would prefer. […]
We are delighted to announce that Jan Leeming, newsreader, presenter and television personality, is our guest speaker on Saturday evening. Her own family links with India date back to the 18th century. After retiring from newsreading, she continued writing, presenting and acting, introducing musical events and producing corporate training videos. More recent appearances include the […]
Heritage Open Day – Bury St Edmunds Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds, are including a couple of India related talks as part of their Heritage Open Day event on 8 September 2018. One of the talks is “Poppy Fields and eBay: using WWI memorabilia to trace ancestry”- by FIBIS Trustee, Geraldine Charles and the […]