Societies and groups

West Middlesex Family History Society

West Middlesex Family History Society formed in 1978. The area of interest comprises the ancient parishes in the former English county of Middlesex: Acton, Ashford, East Bedfont, Chelsea, Chiswick, Cowley, Cranford, West Drayton, Ealing with Old Brentford, Feltham, Fulham, Hampton,…

Hillingdon Family History Society

Hillingdon Family History Society was founded in 1988 and exists to promote and encourage family history, local history and genealogy. The area covers the following nine ancient parishes which were once part of the County of Middlesex and now constitute…

Norfolk Family History Society

The Society welcomes people researching their Norfolk ancestors and family history. They currently have around 4,000 members researching their Ancestors in Norfolk.

Mid Norfolk Family History Society

The Mid Norfolk Family History Society was formed in September 1994. It is the Society’s intention to collect, and hold in our library, as much family history information as possible for the area within approximately a 10 mile radius of…

Leicestershire and Rutland Family History Society

Leicestershire and Rutland Family History Society was founded in 1974. The Society has six groups who organise monthly meetings with talks on a wide range of family history subjects. The groups are located in Wigston, Loughborough, Hinckley, Market Harborough, Rutland…

Lincolnshire Family History Society

The Lincolnshire Family History Society was founded in 1990 and covers Holland, Kesteven and Lindsey, the three parts of the Historic County of Lincolnshire. The Society has six branches – Bourne, Grantham, Grimsby, Horncastle, Lincoln and London.

Isle of Axholme Family History Society

The Isle of Axholme is in the north-western corner of the old county of Lincolnshire and is separated from the rest of the county by the River Trent which forms its eastern boundary. To the north and west it is…

The East of London Family History Society

East of London Family History Society was formed in 1878 with the aim to promote and encourage the public and private study of family history, genealogy, cultural heritage, heraldry and local history with particular reference to the eastern area of…

London Westminister & Middlesex Family History Society

The London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society was formed in 2001 from an amalgamation of two former societies: the London & North Middlesex FHS (formed in 1978) and the Westminster & Central Middlesex FHS. The Society’s area now comprises…

Folkestone & District Family History Society

The Folkestone and District Family History Society was founded in 1976 to encourage and promote the study of family history in the South East Kent area.  The Society covers the following parishes in the present Shepway District Council area in…