The next meeting of the Cape Town Family History Society will be on

Saturday 17 November at St John’s Church, Wynberg.  14.15 for 14:30pm

 The last talk of this year talk is by Gavin Cowley who is well known both for his marketing career with adidas and for captaining both the Eastern Province rugby and cricket teams in the 1970s / 1980s. He has spent many years on genealogical research into his family and written a book on this, the subject of his talk this month, titled The Cowleys: 500 years from Derbyshire to Plettenberg Bay. Copies of his book will be on sale at a reduced price (approximately R200).

For further information contact David 021 715 5104 / 072 782 3597 davidslingsby@telkomsa.net

or Ann on 021 782 7277 / 083 6633 463 annsmythe@gmail.com. Visitors R20.00 per person.

Members, your help with serving tea or providing eats is appreciated.

Library books are on loan for members only, for one month – please return promptly. The library is being reorganised by our new librarians, and it is necessary to get a complete list of all our stock, which will be published on our website.

Only paid up members will receive the quarterly newsletter.

Map and website: www.family-history.co.za

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