Family History Societies - Essex to Gloucestershire

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

Essex

East of London FHS:

Address:

Janet Seward
c/o EOLFHS
12 Glencoe Avenue
Ilford
Essex

IG2 7AJ

E-Mail:

society.secretary@eolfhs.org.uk

Information:

The Group was formed in 1978 by people who shared an interest in genealogical research, and covers the Eastern area of Greater London.

Website:
https://www.eolfhs.org.uk



Essex FHS:

Address:

Mrs Meryl Rawlings
c/o ESFFH
4 Barbrook Way
Bicknacre
Chelmsford
Essex
CM3 4HP

E-Mail:

secretary@esfh.org.uk

Information:

The Society was formed to encourage and promote the study of Genealogy within the county.

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


Waltham Forest FHS:

Address:

Mr Mark Carroll
c/o Waltham Forest Family History Society
56 Bushwood
Leytonstone
London
E11 3BW

E-Mail:

mcarroll@waitrose.com

Information:

The association was established in 1978 to promote and encourage interest in genealogy. 

They cater for people who have South West Essex ancestry.

They plan visits to archives and museums and discuss topics at workshops.  

In addition, they have a large collection of records and magazines and are involved with the transcription of local records and memorial inscriptions.

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


Flintshire

Clwyd FHS:

Address:

Joy Thomas
2 Friars Close
Wrexham
LL12 7RA

Resource Centre:

Resource Centre
Community Enterprise Centre
Well Street
Cefn Mawr
Wrexham
LL14 3AL

E-Mail:

secretary@clwydfhs.org.uk

Information:

The association was founded in 1980 and encourages the study of genealogy in North East Wales.

The old counties of Flintshire, Denbighshire and parts of Merionethshire were merged together in 1974 and re-named Clwyd. On 31st March 1996, Clwyd was abolished as an administrative county and four new unitary authorities were formed. These were Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham County Borough and Conwy County Borough.

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


Glamorgan

Glamorgan FHS:

Address:

Mrs Jane Jones
c/o Glamorgan Family History Society
44 Hendrecafn Road
Penygraig
RCT
CF40 1LL

E-Mail:

secretary@glamfhs.org.uk

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


Gloucestershire

Bristol and Avon FHS:

Address:

Gwyneth Dean
c/o BAAFHS
4 Banwell Close
Keynsham
Bristol
BS31 1JX

E-Mail:

secretary@bafhs.org.uk

Information:

The Society was formed in 1975, and wants to help promote and encourage the public study of genealogy and any other associated interests.

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


Gloucestershire FHS:

Address (General Enquiries):

GFHS
Clarence Row
Alvin Street
Gloucester
GL1 3AH

E-Mail:

secretary@gfhs.org.uk

Information:

The Society helps people who are conducting research into their ancestors and have a connection with the county.

The association holds monthly meetings in Gloucester, Stroud, Cirencester and the Forest of Dean. They also have a Centre in Gloucester which is based in the grounds of Gloucestershire Archives.

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

> > Essex to Gloucestershire