Academic Year 2019-2020

Michaelmas TermLent TermEaster Term

All dates are Thursdays unless indicated otherwise.

President: Edward P. J. Herbert (Trinity College)

C.U. Heraldic and Genealogical Society was founded in 1950 and C.U. Society of Genealogists in 1954; they were refounded together as “C.U.H.&G.S.” in 1957.

A member of the Federation of Family History Societies

Michaelmas Term, 2019

18th October, 8.45 p.m. – Freshers’ Squash
David Broomfield
“How to create an Honours System: A Guide for Megalomaniacs”
The President's Rooms

31st October, 8.45 p.m.
Dr. Paul Fox, F.S.A.
“The Arms of Women and their Transmission in the Medieval Period: Some Forgotten Curiosities”
Walters Room, Selwyn College

14th November, 8.45 p.m. Eve Logan Lecture
David White, Somerset Herald of Arms
“Three recent discoveries at the College of Arms”
Kathleen Lyttelton Room, Selwyn College

Saturday, 16th November, 7.00 for 7.30 p.m. – The St. Nicholas Feast
Clare College
White tie with decorations, or Black Tie

28th November, 8.45 p.m. –
Hugh Macpherson, F.S.A. Scot.
“An Introduction to Heraldic Porcelain”
Kathleen Lyttelton Room, Selwyn College

Lent Term, 2020

23rd January, 8.45 p.m.
Edward HILARY Davis, Cleave and Company
“Gongs, Garters, and Ribbons: Heraldry and Design in Orders, Medals, and Insignia”
Walters Room, Selwyn College

30th January, 8.45 p.m.
TBC
“TBC”
Location to be confirmed

13th February, 8.45 p.m. – Mountbatten Commemorative Lecture
Fr. Ronald Creighton-Jobe, C.O.
“The Genealogy of Monsignor Alfred Newman Gilbey”
Location to be confirmed

Sunday, 16th February 7.00 for 7.30 p.m. – The Annual Dinner
Trinity College
White tie with decorations, or Black Tie

27th February, 8.45 p.m.
Councillor Alexander Nicoll
“The Lord Mayoralty of Westminster”
Kathleen Lyttelton Room, Selwyn College

Easter Term, 2020

7th May, 8.45 p.m. – The Wright Lecture
The Reverend Canon Joseph Morrow, C.B.E., Q.C., D.L., Lord Lyon King of Arms
“The Court of the Lord Lyon”
Location to be confirmed

Date to be confirmed, 8.45 p.m.
TBC
“TBC”
Location to be confirmed

Date to be confirmed, 7.00 for 7.30 p.m. – The Accession Banquet
College to be confirmed
White tie with decorations, or Black Tie

Date to be confirmed Garden Party and Annual General Meeting
Location to be confirmed


Events of previous years


Cambridge University Heraldic and Genealogical Society
Last updated St. Vincent, 2019