Societies and Groups

The Lincolnshire Family History Society covers Holland, Kesteven and Lindsey, the three parts of the Historic County of Lincolnshire. Founded in 1990, the Society now has over 3000 members worldwide, and in the year 2000 the LFHS leased premises in central Lincoln as a research centre. Visit Website Read more

The Malvern Family History Society is a group of about 200 enthusiasts interested in their family history as well as that of Worcestershire. Their members are a mixture of people who are local to Malvern, whose roots can be local or spread far and wide, and those further afield with family links back to this Read more

The Cumbria Family History Society was founded to help members carry out their genealogy researches and our area of interest is the modern county of Cumbria, which is the old counties of Cumberland and Westmorland and a part of Northern Lancashire and North Yorkshire. The Society is a member of the Federation of Family History Read more

If an ancestor of yours was Romany, a traveller or worked on a fairground, then the Romany & Traveller Family History Society is the place to trace these folks. There are publications including family trees where you might find an ancestor. There’s also a photo gallery of people and fairgrounds. Membership is available and starts Read more

The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy (FMG) was established in 2001 by a group of British genealogists and historians with a special interest in the medieval period. In January 2002 the FMG was formally registered as a not-for-profit organisation with the Charity Commission for England and Wales. The aims of the FMG are: to advance public Read more

The Somerset and Dorset Family History Society aims to help anyone with ancestors from either or both counties. Becoming a member is quite easy and cheap. The society maintains a number of records related to the areas. The Society was founded in 1975, and has over 2,700 members registered worldwide. Members also receive a quarterly Read more