New Monumental Inscription CD For Sale in Our Shop

Exciting news – Kirkby Wharfe St. John the Baptist Monumental Inscription CD has just gone on sale in our shop.  For the usual bargain price of only £4 (plus postage) you will receive a CD showing an index to the people listed on headstones, a map of the churchyard and photographs of eah monument.  Our […]

Research Room opening times

The Research Room in The Raylor Centre building, James Street, York is open every Tuesday and Thursday from 10am to 4pm. Click on the heading ‘services’ to view the drop down menu and click on Research Room for further details.

Research Room Open Day

Anniversary Open Day. The Society Research Room opened 17 years ago on the 23rd April 2002. Why not be a part of this special day and celebrate with us on Tuesday 23rd April 10am to 4pm for tea and cakes!! Everyone will be most welcome. See you there Pam Research Room Manager & Archivist for […]

Last chance for FREE microfiche

The microfiche will be skipped on Thursday 14th March, if you want it please call the Research Room before then. Pam ELLIOTT Research Room Manager & Archivist for York FHS

Microfiche plus reader free to good home

The Research Room has a large stock of microfiche consisting of census’ 1851,1881,1891 and 1901 for the whole of England including the Channel Isles, Isle of Man and Royal Navy. Pick up only please from the Research Room or can deliver York area only, telephone 01904 412204 to arrange. Pam ELLIOTT Research Room Manager & […]

February 2019 Journal

is now available to read from the Member’s Area. Paper copies will be handed out at the monthly meeting or posted to members who have chosen the postal service. To be amongst the first to read it why not sign up for the online copy? Simply register and once your membership has been verified you […]

Research Room Xmas & New Year closing

The Research Room will close at 4pm Tuesday 18th December and will reopen at 10am Tuesday 8th January 2019.

Research Room additions

The catalogue has been updated with a vast collection of books, Society Monumental Inscriptions on CD, Parish Registers as well as a donation of over 40 birth, marriage and death certificates. To see the full listing of all these latest additions go to our website, click on ‘services’ and a drop down menu will appear […]

October 2018 Journal

is now available to read from the Member’s Area. Paper copies will be handed out at the monthly meeting or posted to members who have chosen the postal service. To be amongst the first to read it why not sign up for the online copy? Simply register and once your membership has been verified you […]

Research Room Open

As part of the “York Over 50’s Festival” the Research Room (located within the Raylor Centre on James Street) will be open for 2 weeks from 10am to 3pm Monday 24th to Friday 28th Sept and Monday 1st Oct to Friday 5th Oct Please come along and support us and see if we can help […]

Group Visit on 19th September CANCELLED

We regret to announce that the Group visit, talk and optional lunch to Kohima Museum, Imphal Barracks, Fulford Road, York on Wednesday 19th September 2018 has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled at a later date yet to be announced.