Paying tithes and taxes probably didn’t please our ancestors. But the records give us a valuable and under-used resource that helps us to find out so much more about their lives. Michael Gandy explains how to access the records and how to use them.Read more
New Genealogy Beginner's Course with Emmy Jolly.Read more
Our Library is full of family history treasures and records, directories and databases. We have more than 140,000 items spread over three floors. Of course, you can just come in and explore, asking the staff and volunteers for help when you need it. But with so much to see, the Society recommends that you take a Library Tour.
They are free to all, last approximately 1½ hours long, and they are on nearly every second Saturday at 11.15 am. Next upcoming dates are 20 January, 3 February and 17 February. To book your free place...Read more
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