Calderdale Family History Society

The Calderdale Family History Society was founded in 1985. The purpose of the Society is to encourage and support research into the history of families with roots in the area. Calderdale is located in the foothills of the Pennines in…

Barnsley Family History Society

Barnsley Family History Society was established in 1986. It is a friendly society with the specific aim of supporting the family historian who wishes to research Barnsley and the surrounding area. Barnsley is a large town in South Yorkshire, England,…

East Yorkshire Family History Society

East Yorkshire Family History Society was formed February 1977. There are regular meetings  in Beverley, Hull, Bridlington and East Yorkshire Family History Society was formed February 1977. There are regular meetings  in Beverley, Hull, Bridlington and Scarborough, It covers a…

The City of York & District Family History Society

The City of York & District Family History Society was founded in 1975 in order to further the interest in Family History Research. The Society covers the modern Archdeaconry of York which stretches from Coxwold, Hovingham and Sherburn in Harfordlythe…

FamilySearch – Lancashire

The Historical Record Collections for the United Kingdom and Ireland include: • Lancashire Parish Registers 1538-1910• Lancashire – Cheshire – Yorkshire Parish Registers, 1603-1910 • Lancashire, Oldham Cemetery Registers, 1797-2004 – contains cemetery registers from Hollinwood, Failsworth, Royton, Crompton, Chadderton,…

FamilySearch – Durham

The Historical Record Collections for the United Kingdom and Ireland include: • Durham Diocese, Bishops’ Transcripts c1700-1900. The unindexed images of the transcripts are available for viewing online and include parishes in counties Durham, Northumberland, Yorkshire and Cumberland.•  Durham Diocese, Calendar…

Cumbria Family History Society

The Cumbria Family History Society was founded to help members carry out their genealogy researches and our area of interest is the modern county of Cumbria, which is the old counties of Cumberland and Westmorland and a part of Northern…

Cause Papers Database

A searchable catalogue of more than 14,000 cause papers relating to cases heard between 1300 and 1858 in the Church Courts of the diocese of York. The original records are held in the Borthwick Institute for Archives at the University…