Family History Societies -
Cornwall to Derbyshire

This section lists county associations from Cornwall to Derbyshire providing details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.

Cornwall

Cornwall FHS:

Address:

18 Lemon Street
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 2RS

E-Mail:

secretary@cornwallfhs.com

Information
:

Cornwall Family History Society was founded in 1976 and its aim is to encourage Cornish Genealogical Research.  They publish a quarterly journal and have transcribed and indexed over 5 million records.  They have a library which is based in Truro.

Website:
http://www.cornwallfhs.com

Polperro FHS:

E-Mail:

secretary@polperrofhs.org

Information:

Founded in 2002, Polperro Family History Society now has over 250 members. The members have done a lot of research into the former families of Polperro, and anyone with Polperro ancestry is welcome to apply for membership.

Website:
http://www.heritagepress.polperro.org/famhist.html


Cumberland

Cumbria FHS:

Address:

Beth Banks
c/o Cumbria FHS
13 Hall Moor Court

Wetheral
Carlisle
Cumbria

CA4 8JS

E-Mail:

secretary@cumbriafhs.com

Information:

Cumbria Family History Society was founded in 1976 and aims to help people who have an interest in researching their genealogy. 

The association covers the current county of Cumbria, which is all of the pre-1974 counties of Cumberland and Westmorland. 

It also covers parts of Lancashire that are north of Morecambe Bay (North Lonsdale) and the West Riding parish of Sedbergh.

They have a library which is based in Carlisle Record Office.  A catalogue of resources at the library is available on their site.

Website:
http://www.cumbriafhs.com

Furness FHS:

This group is listed under Lancashire


Denbighshire

Clwyd FHS:

This group is listed under Flintshire 


Derbyshire

Chesterfield and District FHS:

Address:

Dena Fanshawe
Hillcrest
64 Birkin Lane
Temple Normanton
Chesterfield
S42 5DA

E-Mail:

secretary@cadfhs.org

Information:

Chesterfield and District Family History Society was formed in 1989. It covers the area of North East Derbyshire formerly known as the Scarsdale Hundred.

Website:
http://www.cadfhs.org

Derbyshire FHS:

Address:

DFHS
Bridge Chapel House
St Mary's Bridge
Sowter Road
Derby
DE1 3AT

E-Mail:

To contact them, please use the Contact Form on their website.

Information:

Derbyshire Family History Society has been running for over 25 years and aims to bring together those people who are researching their genealogy in the county.

Website:
http://www.dfhs.org.uk