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
Leicester LE1 6RN
Telephone 0116 2857211
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 run by volunteers who give their time freely to help all members and visitors with their family history research.
It has a large area for viewing the Society's extensive range of microfiche data, and 12 computers to access data and the internet.
Amongst the Society's vast range of data we have the General Register Office's Births, Marriages, and Deaths 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 centre's internet connections you can access resources such as Family Search and the Commonwealth War Graves Commission's databases, and more.
We also have numerous CD-
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 are happy to assist newcomers to get started, and offer advice and assistance when requested.
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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