Societies and groups

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…

Furness Family History Society

The Furness Family History Society is a group of people having an interest in family history (in Furness or elsewhere) and pursuing their own researches while also helping each other in the subject. Furness is (strictly) that area of “Lancashire-beyond-the-Sands”…

Cambridgeshire Family History Society

The Cambridgeshire Family History Society (CFHS), a long established (in 1976) charity with the specific aim of supporting the family historian who wishes to research Cambridgeshire family history. Use the Research tab to access searchable databases including baptisms 1801-1837 and…

The Cambridge University Heraldic & Genealogical Society

The Cambridge University Heraldic and Genealogical Society was formed as the result of the merger in 1957 of a previous society of the same name (founded 1950) with the Cambridge University Society of Genealogists (founded 1954).

Fenland Family History Society

The Fenland Family History Society was founded in 2001 to promote and encourage the study of family, local and social history with particular reference to persons having lived in, or having been associated with, the historical area now known as…

Family History Society of Cheshire

The Family History Society of Cheshire (FHSC) was founded in 1969 to advance the study of family history and genealogy. There are groups  spread geographically throughout the county: each of which has an interesting programme of events throughout the year.…

Cornwall Family History Society

The Society was formed in 1976 and now has a great many active members. Many live outside Cornwall with members in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, USA and other countries. The society maintains a Research Library in Truro for society members…

Society of Genealogists (London)

Founded in 1911 the Society of Genealogists (SoG) is the UK’s largest family history society. The Society maintains a genealogical library and education centre in Clerkenwell, London. This site has information about the Society, the learning resources, unique records held,…

Bedfordshire Family History Society

This site contains Society information, Member’s only, Online stores, Local interest which includes maps, photographs, strays, war memorials and mailing list. There is also a list of links to neighbouring Societies and family history related pages.

Berkshire Family History Society

For family historians living in Berkshire and those with Berkshire ancestors. There are regular meetings in Abingdon, Bracknell, Newbury, Reading, Windsor and Woodley.