12th September – list of exhibitors

Society 40th Anniversary Fair on Saturday 12th September 2015 10am-4pm. Exhibitors please note: Doors will be open from 8am for setting up. Acomb Local History Group Anthony Vickers Books Borthwick Institute of Historical Research Chris Makepeace Maps City of York & District FHS Cleveland, N Yorks & S Durham FHS Cobweb Postcards Doncaster & District […]

Next Meeting Wednesday 2nd September

Our next meeting will be at the New Earswick & District Indoor Bowls Club on Wednesday 2nd September. Our guest speaker at this meeting will be Ivan Martin who will talk about ‘Edwardian York’ The Edwardian era covers the period of the reign of King Edward VII, 1901 to 1910, but often extends to 1914 […]

New to family history?

Want to find out more? we’ll show you how to do it: To celebrate our 40th anniversary, free help sessions at our research room are offered in August/September contact: Paul GLIDDON paul.m.gliddon55@hotmail.com

Yorkshire Family History Fair – 27th June

As usual, our stall and some of our team will be at the Yorkshire Family History Fair Saturday 27th June 2015 10am to 4.30pm The Knavesmire Exhibition Centre, The Racecourse, York, YO23 1EX Admission: Adults £4.50, Children under 14 FREE One of the largest family history shows in the UK With exhibitors from all over […]

Next Meeting – Wednesday 1st July

Our next meeting is on Wednesday 1st July Our speaker for the evening is Ian Milsted. Ian is an archaeologist, working in York. His talk is entitled, ‘Industrialising York: Hungate and the archaeology of enterprising families and interesting people.’ The venue is the New Earswick & District Indoor Bowls Club, Huntington Road, YO32 9PX. Next […]

40th Anniversary Journal, June 2015, now available

The latest Journal, Volume 16, No.2., our 40th Anniversary edition, is now available for members to download

The City of York & District Family History Society Annual Family and Local History Fair

York Local & Family History Fair

The City of York & District Family History Society celebrates its 40th Anniversary this year and will be holding their annual Family and Local History Fair on Saturday 12th September 2015 at the excellent York venue, Manor Church of England Academy, Millfield Lane, Nether Poppleton, YORK YO26 6PA. Doors open at 10am until 4pm and […]

Our latest journal is now available

Latest Journal for members June 2015. Journal Volume 16, No.2., is now available for members to view. Enjoy!

Season’s Greetings to all

Thank you for visiting our website. We wish you all the very best at this Christmas time and for the coming year

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.