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    • Spring Edition of Journal available

      Spring Edition of Journal available

      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
    • Trips to the National Archives

      Trips to the National Archives

      Rose has organised trips on Tuesday 16 May and Thursday 21 September. More details and the booking form are here.
    • Parking Restrictions

      Parking Restrictions

      There will be restricted parking available at Gloucestershire Archives site in Clarence Row, Alvin Street, Gloucester from Mid January 2017. >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. …
    • 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 19/02/2017 is now available.
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    • “Painted Wall advertising”

      “Painted Wall advertising”

      “Painted Wall advertising” Talk by Derrick Hall 12th April 7-30 pm at the Family History Centre.
    • Gloucestershire BMD Website

      Gloucestershire BMD Website

      Please Note their appears to be a problem with full information being displayed. Response from Gloucestershire Registration Office: “The changes to the BMD …
    • 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

    Mar
    28
    Tue
    7:30 PM Topic to be arranged @ St Matthew's : Church Hall, Cainscross
    Topic to be arranged @ St Matthew's : Church Hall, Cainscross
    Mar 28 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    A talk by Ian Mackintosh FREE PARKING NEARBY
    Apr
    6
    Thu
    7:30 PM Research Evening @ Ashcroft Centre
    Research Evening @ Ashcroft Centre
    Apr 6 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Bring your problems for discussion and research.  Also laptops, tablets, wtc.. Wi-fi is available.
    Apr
    12
    Wed
    7:30 PM “Painted Wall advertising” @ Gloucestershire Family History Centre
    “Painted Wall advertising” @ Gloucestershire Family History Centre
    Apr 12 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    By: Derirck Hall     Free Car Parking Available
    Apr
    19
    Wed
    7:30 PM Branch A.G.M. @ West Dean Centre...
    Branch A.G.M. @ West Dean Centre...
    Apr 19 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Branch Annual General Meeting at the West Dean Centre, Bream.
    May
    17
    Wed
    7:30 PM How to get the best out of villa...
    How to get the best out of villa...
    May 17 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    Rose Hewlett on “How to get the best out of village records”.  West Dean Centre, Bream, 7.30pm.
    Jun
    1
    Thu
    7:30 PM Research Evening @ Ashcroft Centre
    Research Evening @ Ashcroft Centre
    Jun 1 @ 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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