York Family History Fair

Family History Fair – this Saturday 23rd June 2018 – 10am to 4.30pm The 23rd Annual Yorkshire Family History Fair The Knavesmire Exhibition Centre, The Racecourse, York, YO23 1EX Over 40 Family History Societies and County Record Offices For further information on this event please view www.YorkshireFamilyHistoryFair.com

June 2018 Journal

is ready for Member’s to read from the links in the Member’s Area.

Map Monday

Maps of various scales of the York area (as well as other areas) dating from the late 1890’s to 2000 will be on sale at the Society Open Day at The Research Room, James Street, York on Monday 21st May from 10am until 4pm. Volunteers will be on hand to help and guide you with […]

Researching your first World War ancestors

Researching Your First World War ancestors Thursday May 10, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Free Have you always wanted to research your First World War ancestors but are not sure where to start? Why not join our Archivist Laura Yeoman as she talks you through some of the sources you can use, both onsite at […]

Open Day – 18th April 2018

We are holding another Open Day on Wednesday 18th April -10am to 4pm in the Research Room, The Raylor Centre, James Street, York, YO10 3DW. Pop in and see our vast collection of family history resources as well as the use of internet access to family history sites. We’ll be there to help you with […]

Dringhouses Monumental Inscriptions

our dedicated team of volunteers have produced another new CD and Download of St. Edward the Confessor church in Dringhouses.  Also contains photos and details from Dringhouses cemetery.  Available in the website shop, from the Research Room at James Street and at our monthly meetings.

February 2018 Journal

is now available to read in the Member’s Area.

A NEW MI CD & DOWNLOAD

We have a new Monumental Inscription CD for sale in our online shop.  Also available as a Download.  Aldwark St Stephen’s church with Raskelf St Mary’s Church.  CD priced at the bargain price of just £4 or download version at only £3.  Will your ancestors be there?

Another update

More unwanted certificates have been donated to the Society making a total of 185 ! Is one of them yours?

Unwanted certificates update

The Society Research Room now holds 167 donated birth, marriage & death certificates. For the full listing go to the website, click on ‘Services’ and the drop down menu ‘Unwanted certificates’. Happy hunting. Pam Elliott Research Room Manager & Archivist