Monthly Family History Meeting

Thank you to everyone who attended the Annual Fair on Saturday, it was a great success.  This coming Wednesday 2nd April, is our Monthly Meeting at the Folk Hall – 1900 for 1930.  This month’s Speaker is Chris Cade – ‘Arthur Walker’s Great War’.  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 […]

York Family History Society

York Family History Fair 13th April 2013

  York Family History Society  look forward to seeing you at our next Monthly Meeting and AGM on Wednesday 5th March.  Our guest speaker this month is from The Company of Merchant Adventurers who have their Hall off Fossgate in York.  Don’t forget our Study Centre is now open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  Our Annual Fair is on […]

City of York & District Family History Society Annual Family & Local History Fair 2014

York & District Family History Fair 2013

The City of York & District Family History Society will be holding their Annual Family & Local History Fair on Saturday 29th March 2014 at Manor CE Academy, Millfield Lane, Nether Poppleton, York, YO26 6PA from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Please note Vehicular access is ONLY via the A1237 York Outer Ring Road. Admission on the […]

Study Centre catalogue

Do you know we have photocopies of some original Parish Registers at the Study Centre?!!  The full list is in the updated 2014 Study Centre  catalogue now on-line.   Go to  Study Centre  &  resources.   Happy hunting.

Study Centre newsflash

Don’t forget.  The Study Centre opens tomorrow (Tuesday 4th February) and due to popular demand it will also be open on a Wednesday !   Thats Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 10am until 4pm, so do come along and support YOUR Study Centre.  Help & advice freely given with refreshments available, but come early before the chocolate biscuits all go :>)   

NEW ****** York Cemetery CD

York Cemetery Monumental Inscriptions

All the Monumental Inscriptions for York Cemetery on one CD.  Over 42,000 names on 17,000 memorials – fully indexed and searchable with a few views of the cemetery.  Order it here or see our shop for details on how to order.

Study Centre Christmas/New Year closure

York Family History Society Study Room

Please note : The Study Centre will be closed over Christmas and the New Year as from 4pm Tuesday 17th December 2013 - reopening 10am Tuesday 4th February 2014.