Societies and groups

Kent Archaeological Society

The Society was founded in 1857 and is now a registered charity with the following objects: To promote the study and publication of archaeology and history in all their branches, especially within the ancient county of Kent. Much of the…

Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society

Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society was formed in 1973 as the Rossendale Society for Genealogy and Heraldry (Lancashire). The Society has branches in Blackburn, Bury, Chorley, Fylde, Hyndburn, Lancaster & Morecambe, Pendle and Burnley, Preston, Rochdale and Rossendale. There…

Lancaster Family History Group

Lancaster Family History Group was formed in 1991 when several people with the same interest in researching their family history got together. We wanted to help each other further our research in a friendly, social environment and quickly found that…

Liverpool & South West Lancashire Family History Society

The Liverpool & South West Lancashire Family History Society was established in Liverpool in May 1976, when it was called the Liverpool Family History Society. The area covered was that part of the Ancient County of Lancashire known as the…

North Meols (Southport) Family History Society

The Society was formed in November 1990. The group meets locally and provides support and encouragement to those people with an interest in family and local history in the area of North Meols, as well as trying to help with…

Ormskirk & District Family History Society

Ormskirk & District Family History Society. The area covered includes Aughton, Bickerstaffe, Burscough, Downholland, Halsall, Hesketh with Becconsall, Lathom, Lydiate, Maghull, Melling, Ormskirk, Rufford, Scarisbrick, Simonswood, Skelmersdale and Tarleton.  Many local places were first named by Vikings.

Manchester & Lancashire Family History Society

Manchester & Lancashire FHA was formed in 1964. The Society is united by a common interest in Genealogy and Family History, members also pursue interests in closely related fields. Many are also local historians, whilst others share an interest in…

North West Kent Family History Society

The North West Kent Family History Society was formed in 1978 with the object of aiding and encouraging the study of family history and genealogy in South East London and North West Kent.

Forest of Dean Family History Trust

This site aims to provide resources for family history researchers who have ancestors and families that lived in the Forest of Dean and its borders. The Forest of Dean lies on the western side of the county of Gloucestershire, and…

Hampshire Genealogical Society

Hampshire Genealogical Society was  founded  in  1973  with  the  aim  of  encouraging  family history research.