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    • December Journal now available: Download working now

      December Journal now available: Download working now

      You can find the latest edition of our Journal in the members’ area. You will need to be logged in of course. All the online journals are in the journal archive Apologies that …
    • New CD Available

      New CD Available

      Gloucester Crematorium registers have been transcribed by Barbara Osborne and her team of society volunteers and cover the period Jan 1953 to Feb 1975.
    • Use 2016 membership login please

      Use 2016 membership login please

      The period of grace for using the 2015 membership username and password is now ending. Pleas use the 2016 details. If you have any difficulty please email using this contact form.
    • New Facebook pages for Members Only

      New Facebook pages for Members Only

      In addition to our regular Facebook page we have now introduced a new ‘group’ page – a ‘self-help’ location a where group members can post queries and other member can answer those queries. …
    • Revised War Memorials Transcribed by GFHS

      Revised War Memorials Transcribed by GFHS

      A revised list of all War Memorials Transcribed by GFHS members as at 1/11/2016 is now available.
    • Greetings from the new Journal Editor

      Greetings from the new Journal Editor

      I would like to introduce myself as the new Editor for the GFHS Journal. I am very excited about taking on this position, and look forward to receiving your contributions to the Journal. …
  • Noticeboard

    • Isle of Man Burial Strays

      Isle of Man Burial Strays

      Thanks to Roger Christian IOMFHS Strays from St Germans Cathedral, Peel Castle, St Peter’s Churchyard, Peel Wesleyan Chapel, & Peel Town Cemetery
    • World War One Centenary Project

      World War One Centenary Project

      Gloucestershire Family History Society has started collecting members’ records and memorabilia relating to people that were involved in WW1.   These may be …
  • Upcoming Events

    Dec
    14
    Wed
    7:15 PM Christmas Social and Quiz @ Frith Centre
    Christmas Social and Quiz @ Frith Centre
    Dec 14 @ 7:15 PM – 9:00 PM
    Members & Guests enjoy their Annual get together and tax their Brains with a local quiz with a suitable prize at the end for the winning team.
    7:30 PM Christmas Social and Quiz @ The Cashes Green Community Centre
    Christmas Social and Quiz @ The Cashes Green Community Centre
    Dec 14 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
     
    Dec
    21
    Wed
    7:30 PM Christmas Social @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    Christmas Social @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    Dec 21 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Our annual Christmas social at the West Dean Centre, Bream. Bring along something to eat, drink and share.
    Jan
    11
    Wed
    7:30 PM Learn more about Family History ... @ Frith Centre
    Learn more about Family History ... @ Frith Centre
    Jan 11 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Learn more about Family History Software @ Frith Centre | Gloucester | England | United Kingdom
    In the first of a series and following on from the general introduction to Family History Software in Nov 16. This evening will show further properties of Roots Magic and how it can be used in your own research.   … Continue reading
    Jan
    18
    Wed
    7:30 PM The Brass Tradition in the Fores... @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    The Brass Tradition in the Fores... @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    Jan 18 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Roger Deeks will return to talk to us about about  The Brass Tradition in the Forest of Dean. Numerous families will have old photos of family members in local bands. Sometimes this can be the only surviving photo of their … Continue reading
    Jan
    24
    Tue
    7:30 PM Lionel Hook and Sons @ St Matthew's : Church Hall, Cainscross
    Lionel Hook and Sons @ St Matthew's : Church Hall, Cainscross
    Jan 24 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    A talk by Barry Harrison FREE PARKING NEARBY
    Feb
    8
    Wed
    7:30 PM 1914-18: Village life during the... @ Frith Centre
    1914-18: Village life during the... @ Frith Centre
    Feb 8 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    1914-18: Village life during the Great War @ Frith Centre | Gloucester | England | United Kingdom
    Rose Hewlett is an excellent speaker and always makes her talks fascinating.   FREE PARKING after 7pm
    Feb
    15
    Wed
    7:30 PM DVD, showing an episode of W.D.Y...
    DVD, showing an episode of W.D.Y...
    Feb 15 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Eric has got hold of a DVD of the U.S.A. version of Who Do You Think You Are. We will watch an episode at the meeting.
    Feb
    28
    Tue
    7:30 PM People of the Stroud Valleys thr... @ St Matthew's : Church Hall, Cainscross
    People of the Stroud Valleys thr... @ St Matthew's : Church Hall, Cainscross
    Feb 28 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    A talk by Howard Beard FREE PARKING NEARBY
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