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    • Winter Journal now available

      Winter Journal now available

      You can find the latest Winter edition of our Journal in the members’ area. You will need to be logged in of course. The latest journal and all the other online journals are …
    • Christmas and Moving  Closure Dates

      Christmas and Moving Closure Dates

      Further building  delay means We will close The Family History Centre on Friday 15h December at 4pm and reopen January 2nd 2018 at 10am (Our Normal Christmas Closure) We will close again for …
    • Do you have Australasian Ancestors?

      Do you have Australasian Ancestors?

      To celebrate National Family History Month in Australasia, the Federation of Family History Societies has updated Our Australasian Really Useful Information Leaflet. You can download it for free, here: http://www.ffhs.org.uk/tips/RUL-Aus-2017-0809.pdf The FFHS has produced …
    • Parking Restrictions

      Parking Restrictions

      There will be restricted parking available at Gloucestershire Archives site in Clarence Row, Alvin Street, Gloucester until Mid May 2018. >Alternative car parks are available in the area. The Family history centre remains …
    • 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.
    • 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. …
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    • Gloucestershire BMD Website

      Gloucestershire BMD Website

      We are pleased to report that the BMD site now allows you to enter a Year, It will automatically search Plus or Minus …
    • 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

    Feb
    1
    Thu
    7:30 PM Research Evening @ Ashcroft Centre
    Research Evening @ Ashcroft Centre
    Feb 1 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Bring your problems for discussion and research.  Also laptops, tablets, wtc.. Wi-fi is available.
    Feb
    14
    Wed
    7:30 PM St Nicholas’ @ Hucclecote Methodist Hall
    St Nicholas’ @ Hucclecote Methodist Hall
    Feb 14 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    A general talk and description of the Church and architecture includes visual images. By Robert Tucker
    Feb
    21
    Wed
    7:30 PM Episode of USA version of Who Do... @ West DEan Centre, Bream
    Episode of USA version of Who Do... @ West DEan Centre, Bream
    Feb 21 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    We will have an episode of the Who Do You Think You Are? from “across the pond”.
    Mar
    21
    Wed
    7:30 PM The Rise of Education in the For... @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    The Rise of Education in the For... @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    Mar 21 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Averil has researched how education came to our area and will give her talk to the branch.
    Apr
    5
    Thu
    7:30 PM Research Evening @ Ashcroft Centre
    Research Evening @ Ashcroft Centre
    Apr 5 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Bring your problems for discussion and research.  Also laptops, tablets, wtc.. Wi-fi is available.
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      Gmail problems

      If you use a gmail address to send us messages or buy things from the shop you may think we have not replied. However we …Read More »
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      Reporting problems

      If you find any problems with the operation of the website please let me know by emailing webmaster@gfhs.org.uk. For general queries about genealogy and the …Read More »
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