Family History Federation

Face-to-Face Meeting – May 2024

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Saturday 18 May 2024 10-4.30pm

Sampford Courtenay Village Hall Chapple Lane, Sampford Courtenay, EX20 2SX

To commemorate the 475th anniversary of the Prayer Book Rebellion, we are working in conjunction with the Sampford Courtenay Prayer Book Rebellion Commemoration Steering Committee to bring you a Face to Face event in Sampford Courtenay on Saturday 18 May 2024, 10.00-4.30pm.


10.00 Welcome

10.30-11.30 The Sampford Courtenay Timeline – David Botting-Page

11.45- 12.45 Local House Histories – Marion Pratt

1.00-2.45 There will be opportunities to look at displays, chat and explore the church and other parts of the village

3.00- 4.00 Would you have survived in C16th Sampford Courtney – Janet Few with Chris Braund

4.30pm Close


Speakers – Displays – Discussions – Networking – Book Stalls – Chat


Please bring a packed lunch (tea and coffee will be provided) or pre-book in the pub (The New Inn). Note that there is no shop in the village – the nearest shops are in North Tawton or Okehampton. Refreshments provided.

Thank you to Sampford Courtenay Prayer Book Rebellion Commemoration Steering Committee for sponsoring two of our speakers.

Spaces may be limited, Cost £7 per person (under 25s free – booking required). Please select ticket type required – additional tickets can be added at the checkout. If you are purchasing a mix of Standard and Under 25 tickets, please add one to your basket, and then continue shopping to add the other ticket type.

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