40th Anniversary 1980 - 2020

Category: Current


The Society’s latest publication covers Finningley Parish, which includes the Townships of Finningley, Auckley & Blaxton. Details are as follows: Finningley St Oswald’s church Baptisms 1557 to 1900 Baptism Dade Register 1777 to 1812 Marriages 1555 to 1901 Burials 1557 Read more…


“It is now just under six months until the Census in England and Wales takes place on 21st March 2021. In the light of Covid-19, we have refined our plans to ensure that everyone can provide their information safely and securely. Read more…


A series of podcasts aimed at providing information on various family history research topics. Now available – The 1939 Register (Wartime Domesday) Listen now


The Association of Genealogists and Researchers in Archives, the association representing professional genealogists in England and Wales, has announced their latest development a series of podcasts to be streamed via the AGRA website – Ask AGRA – Family History Question Read more…


The Society is pleased to announce the launch of a limited free email Research Service. Whilst not fully compensating for the closure of our Family History HELPDESK, due to the coronavirus, the service is initially available to all in celebration Read more…


Update: 28 April 2020 The initial period, which was due to end on 30 April, has now been extended to the end of May 2020 and will be reviewed on a monthly basis.