'KILL OR CURE'

(Death, Disease and Medicine in the 18th and 19th Centuries)

By Craig Thornber

 

TALKS GIVEN IN LANCASHIRE, CHESHIRE & STAFFORDSHIRE

Bury Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society in July 2000.
Ribble Valley Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society in September 2000.
Hyndburn Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society in February 2001.
Macclesfield Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, February 2001.
Dukinfield Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, April 2001.
Birkenhead Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, April 2001
Bramall Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, 6 October 2001
West Kirkby Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, 10 October 2001
Burnley and Pendle Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society, 17 April 2002
Rochdale Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society, 24 April 2002
Chester Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, 25 April 2002.
Chorley Branch of the Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society, 21 May 2002.
Wilmslow Branch of the Family History Society of North Cheshire, 22 May 2002.
"Medicines used at Tabley House in the 1820s", given at the North Staffordshire Medical Institute on 11 October 2002.
History Live Group, Hollinsclough, 5 February 2003.
Middlewich Heritage Society, Wednesday 15 October 2003
Manchester and Lancashire Family History Society, at Clayton House, Manchester, 12 November 2003
Ladies and Friends of Widnes, 17 March 2004.
Leigh Family History Society, 20 April 2004.
Alsager Family History Society, 21 June 2004.
Earby Local History Society, 21 September 2004.
Burscough Steam Engine Society, 22 September 2004
Matlock Probus Club, 5 May 2005
Congleton Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, 21 June 2005
Bury Art Gallery and Museum, 15 September 2005
Liverpool & S.W. Lancashire Annual Conference, Saturday 29 October 2005
Winsford History Society, 7 November 2005
Backford Historical Society, 1 March 2006
Chester Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, 29 June 2006
Crewe Branch of the Family History Society of South Cheshire, 10 July 2006
Macclesfield Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, Wednesday 24th January 2006
Audlem Probus Club, 25 January 2007
Rossendale Branch of the Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society, 7 March 2007
Alderley Edge, St. Mary's Mother's Union, 21 March 2007
Lymm branch of National Women's Register, 17 May 2007
Society of Genealogists, 2.5 hr seminar, London, 25 August 2007 (A three hour seminar)
Ashton & Sale Historical Society, 5 September 2007
Dukinfield Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, 10 October 2007
AGM of Family History Society of Cheshire, at Bebington, Saturday 20 October 2007
Bollington Women's Institute, 14 January 2008 at 7.30
Mobberley Women's Institute, 17 January 2008 at 2.30
Macclesfield U3A History Group, 25 January 2008, St. John's Church Hall, Earlsway at 10 am
Tarporley Branch of the FHS of Cheshire, at Little Budworth Village Hall, 5 March 2008 at 7.30
Northwich Branch, Family History Society of Cheshire, at Hartford Methodist Hall, Monday 10 March 2008 at 7.30
Romiley U3A History Group, Romiley Community Centre, 9 May 2008 at 10 am
Northwich Probus Club, at Hartford Golf Club on 12 May 2008 at 10.15 am
Fylde Branch of Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society, 14 May 2008 at 7.45 pm
Bebington Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, 19 May 2008 at 7.45 pm
Nantwich Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire at Nantwich Library at 7.30 on Monday 21 July 2008
Wilmslow Guild Social Group, on 17 September 2008 at 2 pm
Friends of the John Rylands Library "Medicines used at Tabley House in the 1820s", on Monday 6 October 2008 at 6 pm
Runcorn Branch of the Family History Society of Cheshire, 21 October 2008 at 7.30 pm
Manchester and Lancashire Family History Society, at Clayton House, Manchester, 22 October 2008 at 1.30 pm
Nantwich Historical Society, Wednesday March 4th 2009, 7.30 pm
Wallasey Branch of the FHS of Cheshire, 17 March 2009 at 7.30 pm
Hazel Grove Branch of the North Cheshire FHS, 15 September 2009

A one day course (approximately 4.5 hours) on this topic was presented at the Wedgwood Memorial College at Barlaston in Staffordshire on 31st March 2001 and again on 7 April 2001. A further course was run on 6 March 2004.  

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