Leicestershire And Rutland Family History Society

Established 20 September 1974   Reg. Charity No 518870   Member Of The F.F.H.S   ©LRFHS Feb 2015


Leicestershire & Rutland Family History Society

Unit 4B, Pilot House

King Street

Leicester LE1 6RN

Telephone 0116 2857211

E-Mail Addresses:

Chairman

chairman@lrfhs.org.uk

Vice-Chairman

vicechairman@lrfhs.org.uk

Secretary

secretary@lrfhs.org.uk

Treasurer

treasurer@lrfhs.org.uk

Membership

membership@lrfhs.org.uk

Journal Editor

editor@lrfhs.org.uk

Research Centre

librarian@lrfhs.org.uk

Projects

projects@lrfhs.org.uk

Surname Interests

services@lrfhs.org.uk

Kew Trips

kewtrips@lrfhs.org.uk

Publications

publications@lrfhs.org.uk

Webmaster

webmaster@lrfhs.org.uk









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Founded in 1974 by 12 family history enthusiasts, the society, run by volunteers, has gone from strength to strength and in 2014 celebrated it’s 40th Anniversary. From humble beginnings we have grown to a society with currently over 2,000 members UK and worldwide, and have embraced the latest technology with our online access to Ancestry, Find My Past and other sites and can also now be found on Facebook.



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SEARCH SERVICE

THE SOCIETY NOW OPERATES A SEARCH SERVICE USING OUR VAST RESOURCES AT THE RESEARCH CENTRE - FREE FOR MEMBERS - NON-MEMBERS WILL BE ASKED FOR A DONATION


THE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE SENT DIRECTLY TO THE PILOT HOUSE RESEARCH CENTRE, AND WILL BE PROCESSED BY THE VOLUNTEER STAFF WHO WILL TRY AND SOLVE YOUR  QUERIES


CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR QUERIES


IS ANYONE RESEARCHING THE SAME NAMES AS YOU? - CHECK OUR DATABASE

SITE VISITS SINCE 21 OCTOBER 2015

PUBLICATIONS OLD JOURNALS BUY CD PUBLICATIONS BY DOWNLOAD STRAIGHT TO YOUR COMPUTER HINCKLEY PAST AND PRESENT WEBSITE

SEE OUR EVENTS PAGE - CLICK HERE

WANT TO ADVERTISE YOUR SOCIETY EVENTS OR MEETINGS FOR FREE……..

SEND DETAILS TO webmaster@lrfhs.org.uk



WE NEED YOUR STORIES

Have you got any interesting or informative stories, research findings, website finds or anything  you would like to share with us in our Journal? Whatever size, small items or long stories we can serialize. Photographs can also be included. Articles can be sent in MSWord, Richtext, Adobe .pdf, excel or all major formats, or printed to be  typed or scanned.

SEND YOUR ARTICLES NOW TO: editor@lrfhs.org.uk

YOUR SOCIETY NEEDS YOU!

VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED FOR  OUR RESEARCH CENTRE.

 IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HELP OUT AT THE CENTRE, WHATEVER  HOURS YOU ARE AVAILABLE TO DO, WE WOULD LIKE TO HEAR  FROM YOU. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED PLEASE CONTACT THE LRFHS SECRETARY JOAN ROWBOTTOM FOR A CHAT ABOUT

THE DUTIES INVOLVED.

E:Mail secretary@lrfhs.org.uk

YOUR "ONE-STOP" SHOP FOR LOCAL, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL GENEALOGY RECORDS
DO YOU HAVE ANCESTORS FROM ENDERBY?

BELFAST TITANIC TOUR 2017

5 March to 9 March 2017

5 Days/4 Nights

Tour Of Belfast

Titanic Museum

Carrickfergus & More

FOR FULL DETAILS

CLICK HERE

SOMME TOUR 2017

14 May to 18 May 2017

5 Days/4 Nights

FOR FULL DETAILS

CLICK HERE

OPEN DAY 2016

Pilot House Research Centre

Saturday 1 October 9.30am till 4.30pm


HAVE YOU JOINED THE SOCIETY RECENTLY BUT NOT YET VISITED PILOT HOUSE?

THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO MEET THE VOLUNTEER STAFF WHO RUN THE CENTRE AND THE SOCIETY,

AND EXPLORE THE VAST RESOURCES AT THE CENTRE


EXPERTS WILL BE ON HAND TO HELP WITH YOUR RESEARCH, AND THERE WILL BE TOURS OF THE CENTRE THROUGHOUT THE DAY TO FAMILIARISE YOU WITH THE RESOURCES.


JUST STARTING YOUR RESEARCH?

COME ALONG AND LET US HELP YOU

PUT THE DATE IN YOUR DIARY TODAY!

LOCATION MAP - CLICK HERE



DO YOU ENJOY READING?

Do you think you could write a short, succinct review of a book and keep within

a word count of 300-400 words?

Are you able to commit to submitting your review within 3 weeks of receiving a book?

Is so and you would like to be considered as a book reviewer for the FFHS please download

 the attached form .pdf format and return to:

Philippa McCray, FFHS Administrator at admin@ffhs.org.uk

If accepted as a reviewer, we are unable to guarantee how many books you may

receive within a twelve month period.

DOWNLOAD FORM HERE


WAR GRAVES PHOTOGRAPHIC PROJECT

JESSOPS HAVE RE-OPENED IN LEICESTER

WATCH OUR VICE-CHAIRMAN BRIAN JOHNSON TALKING ON FACEBOOK

ABOUT JESSOPS IN LEICESTER

CLICK HERE