FEDERATION OF FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETIES

FFHS - supporting family historians for over 40 years

FFHS launches competition for children 5-16 years!

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With great prizes on offer, why not have a go?

The closing date for entries is 30th June - Good luck!

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Somerset & Dorset Photographs Project

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The Somerset & Dorset Family History Society is setting up a searchable database of photographs of named people from those two counties.

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North Devon Record Office Saved

As the result of a vigorous campaign involving more than 30 organisations, it has been decided that the service at Barnstaple will continue for at least the next three years. The new arrangement includes strong local input in managing the facilities.

This very good news is an excellent example of how family and local historians, along with many others from the local community, can make a constructive difference when they work together.

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Fairs and Open Days

Some of our member societies are organising or will be present at events at the following venues to meet the needs of veteran researchers and newcomers alike:

Fairs and Open Days offer family historians great opportunities to follow their interests and meet fellow enthusiasts. If you have a friend or relation who may be interested in setting off on the ancestor trail, these events are good occasions to introduce your local society and what it has to offer.

Many of the events take place near to other places of interest. So, if you don't live in the vicinity, it may be worth making an event into part of a weekend away.

You can find out more about each event by following the relevant link.

Find A Family History Society

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Search our lists of member societies to find a family history society near you or in the area you are researching.

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Purchasing online from one of our affiliated partners can benefit the FFHS at no extra cost to you.

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