Australian Gold Rush

Gay Evans


Organisation:
the curious past
Region:
Anywhere
Notice Period:
Emergency (maybe less than one week's notice)
Type:
Hobby
Fee:
Paid: £55 within 10 miles (20 return trip) Happy to travel up to 50 (100). Please call to discuss.
Category:
History
Updated:
12th October 2021
Tagged:
19Th Century | Gold Rush | Australia

How some of our ancestors left the UK to seek their future in Australian. Many never to return home to see their family again.

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About Gay Evans

All talks, anywhere via Zoom and in-person within a 50-mile radius of Derby. I have been carrying out genealogical/family history research for over 30 years. During that time, several talks have developed out of my research: Derby County Asylum; Annoying Ancestors; Australian Gold Rush; and The Last English Peer hanged for murder.

Alongside the talks, I also offer quizzes using vintage household items. They are not the usual question-based quiz but participants actually get to handle the vintage items whilst trying to determine what they are. This usually ensures that there is plenty of chatter and reminiscing.

NOTE: Zoom talks are discounted to £47.50. The household quizzes are currently not available but will be back on the agenda in Autumn 2022.


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