Our next meeting


The next meeting is on Thursday, 4th December at the New Earswick & District Indoor Bowls Club, Huntington Road, YORK YO32 9PX This will be our Christmas meeting. Our Christmas gift to our members – an evening of entertainment and some FREE refreshments! There will also be a raffle. The proceeds from our regular monthly […]

October 2014 Journal is now available

Apologies to all our members for the delay in getting our latest journal online. We have had one or two little problems with the website, but hope all is now working OK.

SPAM email

Please be aware that a spam email purporting to come from me titled ‘scary news’ has been sent to all contacts in the Study Centre address book. This hacker has wiped out all the emails and addresses therefore I have no way of contacting everyone to say PLEASE DO NOT SEND MONEY as it requests, […]


York Family History Society look forward to seeing our members next Wednesday 4th June for our Monthly Meeting.  DON’T FORGET, we now meet at New Earswick Bowls Club, Huntington Road, York next to The Flag & Whistle.  Our speaker will be Ian McInnes – ‘Railways & Remembrance’.

Registration for Society Members

Citizens wait in line for bread in Sarajevo

We’ve been having some trouble with the membership registration process over the last month or so, But I think this is now cured. I’ve just tested the process and it seems to work correctly. I’ve gone through all the users and deleted any recent registrations with no membership number etc and have verified any that […]

URGENT NOTICE – Change of venue for meetings on May 7th & June 4th.

URGENT NOTICE We have been told by The Folk Hall at New Earswick that we can no longer have our meetings there – starting immediately! The meetings on May 7th and June 4th will be held at The Bowls Club just a short distance away on the Huntington Road, next to The Flag and Whistle. […]

Monthly Family History Meeting

This coming Wednesday 2nd July, is our Monthly Meeting at the Bowls Club, New Earswick – 1900 for 1930.  This month’s Speaker is Anne Batchelor, ‘The Man Behind the Mirror.’  We look forward to seeing you there.

One Day until the Annual Fair

Don’t forget our Annual fair tomorrow Saturday 29th March 2014 from 1000 – 1600 at Manor CE Academy, Millfield Lane, Nether Poppleton, York.  We look forward to seeing you there.  Refreshments will be available.  Vehicular access is via the A1237 only and the No. 10 Bus stops outside the school.

York Family History Article in The Press (York)

The Press in York has published a two page spread about Family History and our forthcoming Fair.  We look forward to seeing you all at the Fair next Saturday 29th March at Manor CE Academy, Millfield Lane, Nether Poppleton, York from 1000 – 1600.  Vehicular access is via the A1237 only.  The No. 10 bus […]

The Shop is Working Properly Again!

YFHS online shop is now working again!

We seem to have been having some problems with the online shop, a few people have reported that the shipping is not calculating correctly and they couldn’t complete their orders. I’m happy to say that the problem is now fixed and so the shop is working correctly again. If you do have any problems please […]