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@gmail.com

Research Centre

librarian@lrfhs.org.uk

Projects

projects@lrfhs.org.uk

Publications

publications@lrfhs.org.uk

Publicity Officer

publicity@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 around 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 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 ENDEAVOUR TO SOLVE YOUR RESEARCH QUERIES

CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT YOUR QUERIES


** OUR NEW RANGE OF DATA CD’S DETAILED BELOW ARE NOW SEARCHABLE BY THE SEARCH SERVICE


SITE VISITS SINCE 21 OCTOBER 2015

PUBLICATIONS BUY CD PUBLICATIONS BY DOWNLOAD STRAIGHT TO YOUR COMPUTER HINCKLEY PAST AND PRESENT WEBSITE
YOUR "ONE-STOP" SHOP FOR LOCAL, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL GENEALOGY RECORDS
DO YOU HAVE ANCESTORS FROM ENDERBY? WAR GRAVES PHOTOGRAPHIC PROJECT

NEW DATA RESOURCES AT THE LRFHS RESEARCH CENTRE

CLICK HERE

NEW FACEBOOK ADMINISTRATOR

WE NOW HAVE A MEMBER WHO IS ADMINISTRATING OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. ANY ITEMS OF INFORMATION CAN BE SENT TO HER AT DIRECT AT facebookadmin@lrfhs.org.uk

NEW CD ROM DATA COLLECTIONS

NOW AVAILABLE TO VIEW AND AT THE RESEARCH CENTRE

AND SEARCHABLE BY THE SEARCH SERVICE ABOVE

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

THE SOCIETY ARRANGED A PRESENTATION OF THE FRENCH LEGION D’HONNEUR TO MEMBER KEN GRAIN WHO WAS PRESENT IN NORMANDY DURING THE D-DAY ACTIONS IN 1944

CLICK HERE TO WATCH A PHOTOGRAPH SLIDESHOW

LRFHS PUBLICATIONS BY POST

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#POSTAL

NEW UPDATED VERSION OF

SOLDIERS OF GREAT GLEN IN WORLD WAR 1

NOW AVAILABLE

CLICK HERE FOR .PDF DOWNLOAD

OLD LEICESTER STREET NAMES

LRFHS

40TH

ANNIVERSARY

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HERE

MEMBERS SURNAME INTERESTS

ARE YOU RESEARCHING THE SAME NAME AS SOMEONE ELSE?

CLICK HERE FOR THE SURNAME DATABASE

R.I.P. WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? LIVE


IMMEDIATE MEDIA, THE ORGANISERS OF WDYTYA? LIVE, ANNOUNCED ON 3 MAY 2017 THAT IT WOULD NO LONGER BE RUNNING THIS EVENT.


DESPITE ATTRACTING MORE THAN 13,000 VISITORS LAST MONTH AND MORE THAN 100 EXHIBITORS, MAKING THE EVENT PROFITABLE HAS PROVED TO BE ILLUSIVE.


WDYTA? LIVE HAS FAILED TO MAKE A PROFIT DURING ITS 10 YEAR RUN, DESPITE BEING THE LARGEST EVENT OF ITS TYPE IN THE UK AND AFTER SIX YEARS AT THE HELM IMMEDIATE MEDIA HAVE HAD TO CALL TIME.


THE COMPUTER GROUP MEETINGS FOR JULY AND SEPTEMBER HAVE CHANGED

SEE COMPUTER GROUP PAGE FOR DETAILS - CLICK HERE