This section lists county associations of Yorkshire - West Riding providing details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.
Ripon Historical Society:
Mrs Mary Moseley
c/o Ripon Historical Society
42 Knox Avenue
Ripon Historical Society was founded in 1987 and is specifically concerned with the city of Ripon and its surrounding area from South Stainley to Masham and Nidderdale to Skelton-on-Ure. This area is covered by the Ripon Liberty.
Parishes covered by the association include:
Rotherham Family History Society:
c/o Rotherham FHS
36 Warren Hill
Founded in 1983, the Society now has over 300 members Worldwide.
A list of unwanted birth, marriage and death certificates is accessible on the site, and these can be purchased from the Society.
Many publications can be purchased from the Society, which include:
Sheffield and District FHS:
12 Birchitt Road
The Society was founded in 1977 and has over 500 members worldwide. Their aims are to promote and encourage the study of genealogy, especially in the Sheffield area.
Many databases are accessible on the site, which include:
Some maps of Sheffield and District are also accessible, along with details of Churches in the area.
A forum is on the site, where you can discuss family history, family history events, the people you are researching and unwanted certificates.