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    • Problem with Shop

      Problem with Shop

      We are finding that there are intermittent problems with the shopping cart not recording the correct items. Please email  webmaster if you find something wrong.
    • Reopened on Tuesday 3rd April

      Reopened on Tuesday 3rd April

      Photos Taken 04/04/2018     We look forward to seeing you at the new centre, Things are still being sorted out but to give you a taster.  Pictures taken during move.   This …
    • Spring Journal now available

      Spring Journal now available

      You can find the latest Spring 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 …
    • 2018 Trips to the National Archives

      2018 Trips to the National Archives

      This year’s trips to the National Archives at Kew and to the Botanical Gardens are planned for Thursday 17 May 2018 and Tuesday 18 September 2018. You can download all the details a …
    • 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 …
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    • RELOCATION SALE

      RELOCATION SALE

      In order to reduce our stock of books, and to assist us in the upcoming move into the New Heritage Hub, many of …
    • 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

    May
    16
    Wed
    7:30 PM Tales of the Riverbank @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    Tales of the Riverbank @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    May 16 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    John Powell, former editor of the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley Review and river Severn researcher will give a talk on the river Severn.
    May
    17
    Thu
    8:00 AM Coach Trip To The National Archi...
    Coach Trip To The National Archi...
    May 17 @ 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
    CLICK ON LINK BELOW FOR APPLICATION FORM & FULL DETAILS> You can then Save or Print the Form as required. GFHS Coach Trips to TNA & Kew Gardens 2018
    Jun
    20
    Wed
    7:30 PM Research evening at Bream Commun... @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    Research evening at Bream Commun... @ West Dean Centre, Bream
    Jun 20 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    A Research Evening at Bream Community Library courtesy of Phil Morton. Members will have the opportunity to use the libraries computers with access to ancestry and findmypast, etc. Bream Community Library, West Dean Centre, Bream, 7.30pm. Park in the Community … Continue reading
    Jun
    30
    Sat
    10:00 AM SWAG-FAIR @ GWR Steam Museum
    SWAG-FAIR @ GWR Steam Museum
    Jun 30 @ 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
    SWAG-FAIR @ GWR Steam Museum | England | United Kingdom
      Flyers are available at the Family History Centre if collected in person, entitling a 50p reduction on the entry charge. Incorporate into your visit the Steam Museum, National Trust Headquarters, The Outlet Centre (for the bargains) Free Talks Throughout … Continue reading
    Jul
    18
    Wed
    7:00 PM Family History in a Forest Churc... @ Blakeney Parish Cemetery
    Family History in a Forest Churc... @ Blakeney Parish Cemetery
    Jul 18 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    “Family History in a Forest Churchyard” at Blakeney Parish Cemetery, 7.00pm. at the cemetery, All Saints Road, Blakeney. Hopefully led by Eric Nicholls.
  • About the website

    • Gmail problems

      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 »
    • Reporting problems

      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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