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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THE SOCIETY HAS AN EXCELLENT RESEARCH CENTRE SITUATED IN THE CENTRE OF  LEICESTER AT UNIT 4B, PILOT HOUSE, KING STREET, LEICESTER LE1 6RN. THE CENTRE IS MANNED BY VOLUNTEER STAFF WHO GIVE THEIR TIME FREELY TO HELP ALL MEMBERS & VISITORS WITH THEIR RESEARCH.

IT HAS A LARGE AREA FOR VIEWING OUR EXTENSIVE RANGE OF MICROFICHE DATA, AND 12 COMPUTERS TO ACCESS DATA AND THE INTERNET.

AMONGST OUR VAST RANGE OF DATA WE HAVE THE GENERAL  REGISTER OFFICE BIRTH MARRIAGE INDEXES FROM 1837 TO 2002, THE NATIONAL PROBATE (WILLS) INDEX CONTAINING DETAILS OF 7 MILLION WILLS, THE MORMON INTERNATIONAL GENEALOGICAL INDEX (IGI), AND USING THE INTERNET YOU CAN ACCESS RESOURCES LIKE FAMILYSEARCH, COMMONWEALTH WAR GRAVES COMMISSION & MORE

WE ALSO HAVE NUMEROUS CD-ROMS CONTAINING MILLIONS OF ENTRIES TO AID AND INTEREST FAMILY HISTORIANS.

OUR RANGE OF RESEARCH MATERIAL AND EQUIPMENT IS BEING REGULARLY UPDATED AND THE RESEARCH CENTRE IS STAFFED BY A HELPFUL BAND OF VOLUNTEER ASSISTANTS WHO GIVE THEIR TIME FREELY TO HELP NEW AND EXISTING MEMBERS. THEY WILL BE HAPPY TO ASSIST NEWCOMERS TO GET STARTED, AND OFFER ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE WHEN REQUIRED.

IF YOU ARE TRAVELLING SOME DISTANCE TO THE CENTRE, YOU CAN BOOK A MICROFICHE OR FILM READER IN ADVANCE BY TELEPHONING 0116 285 7211

The Opening Hours Of The Centre Are:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday 10.00am till 4.00pm

Saturday 8.30am till 12.30pm


LRFHS RESEARCH CENTRE

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FREE ADOBE READER

CHECK OUT OUR EXTENSIVE BOOK STOCK

BOOK STOCK LIST .PDF FILE - CLICK HERE

FREE DOWNLOADABLE MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS OF

THE CHURCHES IN THE GUTHLAXTON HUNDRED

NEW PILOT HOUSE PLAN

Download A Plan Of The Centre HERE

NEW CD ROM DATA COLLECTIONS

NOW AVAILABLE AT THE RESEARCH CENTRE

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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ST. MARY’S, NANPANTAN, ROLL OF HONOUR 2016 DIGITAL EDITION

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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 LIBRARIAN

FOR A CHAT ABOUT THE DUTIES INVOLVED. E:Mail librarian@lrfhs.org.uk