SNSBI 2013 autumn day meeting  —  UWE, Bristol

Current work on surnames and on place-names in surnames

The autumn day-conference was held on Saturday 2013-11-16, from 1100 till 1700 at Frenchay campus of the University of the West of England, Bristol.

  • George Redmonds: Writing the short paragraphs for Yorkshire’s surnames

  • Jennifer Scherr: Surnames in Somerset place-names

  • Presentations by members of the Guild of One-Name Studies: John Swallow on Swallow; Polly Rubery on Rowberry

  • Peter McClure: Surnames and the art of lexicography

  • Richard Coates: Demonstration of the Family Names of the United Kingdom (FaNUK) database