The Andover group was formed in 1980,
and we are part of Hampshire Genealogical Society based in the North West part of the county.
Our group members range from beginners to experienced researchers.
You do not have to have Hampshire ancestors to be become a member of the Andover group, and the Society.
A local branch of the Hampshire Genealogical Society.
Welcome to Andover Family History Group website.
Great Britain at War September 1914
Extracts from September 1914
Our research extends beyond the borders of Hampshire, and out
into the wider world.
A warm welcome is given to newcomers, and we are always happy to help them in their research.
Varied programme includes: Professional speakers, Workshops,
Open Forums, Group Projects and Visits to various archives.
4th Sept., Recruiting in Andover
Recruiting has been proceeding rapidly at Andover, and the meeting to be held tonight……..
4th Sept., Cholderton
Join Kitchener’s Army Now. –
Mr. Stephens wishes it to be understood that he desires
to encourage the enlistment of unmarried men….....
4th Sept. The Battle of Mons
The British Regiments were engaged with the enemy continuously on Aug., 23, 24, 25, and 26……..
4th Sept., Chilbolton.
For their Country.- As a result of the appeal for young
men to come forward…………
11th Sept., To-night at 8! An Appeal – A Mass
meeting – Patriots! Recruits wanted……….
25th Sept., Christmas Ship for War Orphans.
“Europe’s Santa Clause has been slain on the battle
field, and the little ones of American are asked to
25th Sept., Our Roll of Honour
We have been approached by several people on the
subject of publishing the names of all ANDOVER MEN,...
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Next meeting Thursday 13th November 2014 - Members night incl. Open forum, An Audience with, and discussion on 'How did our ancestors travel from A to B'
Read the full newspaper articles in the Sept2014 Newsletter