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'A categorized & cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the Internet; A list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online; A free jumping-off point for you to use in your online research; A "card catalog" to the genealogical collection in the immense library that is the Internet; Your genealogical research portal onto the Internet.'

* Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet

'An educational charity with over 160 member societies throughout the world. Most of them focus on a particular geographical area or on a specific surname but there are also a variety of other specialist organisations.'

* Federation of Family History Societies

'Provides a virtual reference library of genealogical information of particular relevance to the UK and Ireland. It is a non-commercial service, maintained by a charitable trust and a group of volunteers.'

'The country's busiest, largest free family history forum site.'

'Founded in 1911 the Society of Genealogists (SoG) is Britain’s premier family history society. The Society maintains a splendid genealogical library and education centre in Clerkenwell in London.'

* Society of Genealogists

‘Formed in 1981 as a grouping of the Family History Societies which then existed within Wales.’ Now comprises eight Member Societies.

Association of Family History Societies of Wales

'Our popular meetings held once a month on a Friday evening ... with good quality speakers.'

Bedfordshire Family History Society

Combined calendar of meetings at the Society's 'six Branches across "pre-1974 Berkshire".'

Berkshire Family History Society

Combined Calendar for the Branches of the Society, which 'is the principal family history society for the counties of Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire'.

Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry

'The Society holds its main meeting in Bristol, with branch meetings in Bath and Yate.'

Bristol & Avon Family History Society

'The Society holds regular meetings for members ... Most meetings have a topic which is introduced by a knowledgeable speaker and with the opportunity to put questions to the speaker.'

Buckinghamshire Family History Society

'The Society organises monthly meetings in Cambridge ... on a wide variety of topics, which are designed to appeal to beginner and specialist alike.'

Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire Family History Society

Combined list of the Society's Meetings in Hartlepool, Northallerton, Upper Dales, Sedgefield.

Cleveland Family History Society
Also indexedCleveland, North Yorkshire and South Durham Family History Society

'The Society holds monthly meetings at various venues throughout North-East Wales ... Meetings are usually held on the second Saturday afternoon of the month. There is no meeting in August.'

Clwyd Family History Society
Also indexedCymdeithas Hanes Teuluoedd Clwyd

Meetings can occasionally be found listed in the Forum - including those of a London & South Branch run jointly with the Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society.

Cumbria Family History Society
Named Lectures & TalksMargaret Russell Memorial Lecture

'The Society holds special events, in addition to its normal meetings, each year. Past events have been held at Glossop, Shirland, Ashover, Ashbourne and South Normanton, in addition to those at the Society HQ at Bridge Chapel House.'

Derbyshire Family History Society

Programmes in the Society's four Groups: Exeter, Plymouth, North Devon, South Devon.

Devon Family History Society

'Each branch organises regular meetings ... All members of the Society and the public are invited to attend for which there is no charge. Members of the public are particularly welcome.'

Dyfed Family History Society
Also indexedCardiganshire | Carmarthenshire | Pembrokeshire

Programme for the Society's four Branches: Barking and Dagenham, Bishopsgate, Havering, Newham and Redbridge

East of London Family History Society, The

Programmes for the Society's Groups in: Croydon, Lingfield, Richmond, Southwark, Sutton.

East Surrey Family History Society

Range of events throughout the area.

East Yorkshire Family History Society

Access to 'Branches of the Society and Programme details ... Our main centre is at Chelmsford and there are also branches of the Society based in Colchester, Harlow, Saffron Walden and Southend-on-Sea. We also have a computer Group based in Chelmsford'.

Essex Society for Family History

Combined programme for the Society's Groups.

Family History Society of Cheshire, The

'Meetings are held at Aberdare, Bridgend, Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Pontypridd, and Swansea are open to visitors & all members.'

Glamorgan Family History Society

Branch Meetings for the Society's Branches in: Cirencester, Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Stroud.

Gloucestershire Family History Society

‘Access to Programmes of the five Branches of the Society: Blackwood, Chepstow and Wye Valley, Ebbw Vale and North Gwent, Newport, Pontypool: ‘'On 1st April 1996, Gwent was replaced administratively by the new unitary authorities of Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent, Newport, Torfaen, and Caerphilly. The new Monmouthshire, confusingly, covers only the eastern half of what was the old historic county, whilst Caerphilly also includes part of the former county of Mid-Glamorgan to the west.'

Gwent Family History Society

Programmes for the six Branches of the Society: Anglesey, Arfon, Bangor, Conwy, Dwyfor, Meirionnydd

Gwynedd Family History Society

Programmes for the 'Regional Meetings' of the Society.

Hampshire Genealogical Society

Links to branch meeting information for: Ashford; Canterbury; Deal; Maidstone; Medway; Thanet.

Kent Family History Society

Provides links to details of the programmes of the Society's Branches.

Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society

Access to Programmes for the eight Branches of the Society.

Lincolnshire Family History Society

Access to Programmes for the Society's Groups in: Liverpool; Leigh; Southport; Skelmersdale and UpHolland; Warrington; Widnes.

Liverpool & South West Lancashire Family History Society

Programmes for the Branches of the Society.

London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

Composite list of the Meetings of the various Sections of the Society.

Manchester & Lancashire Family History Society

Some details of Local Groups of the Society.

Norfolk Family History Society

‘The North of Ireland Family History Society (NIFHS) exists to provide a public benefit as well as resources and services for its Members. The Society can provide organisations planning events with speakers or a stall with family history research information. In addition it welcomes visitors to its meetings and to its Research Centre. The Society also mounts courses for the general public.‘

North of Ireland Family History Society

Programmes for the Branches of the Society

North West Kent Family History Society

Access to Programmes for the Branches of the Society.

Northamptonshire Family History Society

'All meetings will be held on the second Tuesday of every month ... 7.30 - 9.15 pm. For speaker meetings, doors open at 7.15 pm for a prompt 7.30 start ... The format for our meetings will be a mixture of talks from invited speakers on family history related topics; research and help sessions using the Chilvers Coton Centre’s and the society’s resources; and social evenings. There will be ocassional visits to other resource centres e.g. Nuneaton library.'

Nuneaton & North Warwickshire Family History Society

Details of the Meetings of the Society's three Groups: Breconshire; Montgomeryshire; Radnorshire.

Powys Family History Society

Combined list of the Meetings of the Association's membership of 'all established family history societies in Scotland'.

Scottish Association of Family History Societies, The

Access to Programmes for the Society's eight Groups

Somerset & Dorset Family History Society

Access to Programmes of the Society's Groups.

Suffolk Family History Society

Access to Programmes of SFHG Meeting Centres.

Sussex Family History Group

Access to Programmes at the Society's six venues.

West Surrey Family History Society

Access to Programmes at the Society's seven Centres.

Wiltshire Family History Society

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  1. Aberdeen City
  2. Aberdeenshire
  3. Abergavenny
  4. Aberystwyth
  5. Abingdon
  6. Accrington
  7. Alcester
  8. Aldeburgh
  9. Alfreton
  10. Alnwick
  11. Altrincham
  12. Amersham
  13. Ammanford
  14. Andover
  15. Angus
  16. Antrim Newtownabbey
  17. Ards North Down
  18. Armagh Banbridge Craigavon
  19. Arnold
  20. Arundel
  21. Ashbourne
  22. Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  23. Ashford (Kent)
  24. Ashton-Under-Lyne
  25. Aylesbury
  26. Aylsham
  27. Bakewell
  28. Banbury
  29. Bangor
  30. Banstead
  31. Barking Dagenham
  32. Barnet
  33. Barnsley
  34. Barnstaple
  35. Basildon
  36. Basingstoke
  37. Bath
  38. Beaconsfield
  39. Bebington
  40. Beccles
  41. Beckenham
  42. Bedford
  43. Berkhamsted
  44. Berwick-upon-Tweed
  45. Beverley
  46. Bexley
  47. Bicester
  48. Bideford
  49. Biggleswade
  50. Billericay
  51. Birkenhead
  52. Birmingham
  53. Bishop Auckland
  54. Bishop's Stortford
  55. Blackburn
  56. Blackpool
  57. Blaenau Gwent
  58. Blandford Forum
  59. Bodmin
  60. Bognor Regis
  61. Bolton
  62. Boston
  63. Bournemouth
  64. Brackley
  65. Bracknell
  66. Bradford
  67. Braintree
  68. Brecon
  69. Brent (London)
  70. Brentwood
  71. Bridgend
  72. Bridgnorth
  73. Bridgwater
  74. Bridlington
  75. Bridport
  76. Brighton Hove
  77. Bristol
  78. Broadstairs
  79. Bromley
  80. Bromsgrove
  81. Buckingham
  82. Bude
  83. Burnley
  84. Burton-upon-Trent
  85. Bury (Lancashire)
  86. Bury St Edmunds
  87. Buxton
  88. Caerphilly
  89. Camborne
  90. Cambridge
  91. Camden
  92. Cannock
  93. Canterbury
  94. Cardiff
  95. Carlisle
  96. Carmarthen
  97. Causeway Coast Glens
  98. Ceredigion
  99. Chard
  100. Chelmsford
  101. Cheltenham
  102. Chepstow
  103. Chesham
  104. Cheshunt
  105. Chester (City)
  106. Chester-le-Street
  107. Chesterfield
  108. Chichester
  109. Chippenham
  110. Chipping Campden
  111. Chipping Norton
  112. Christchurch
  113. Cirencester
  114. City of Belfast
  115. City of Edinburgh
  116. City of Glasgow
  117. City of London
  118. Clackmannanshire
  119. Clacton on Sea
  120. Clevedon
  121. Clitheroe
  122. Colchester
  123. Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  124. Congleton
  125. Conwy
  126. Corby
  127. Coventry
  128. Cranleigh
  129. Crawley
  130. Crediton
  131. Crewe
  132. Crieff
  133. Cromer
  134. Crosby
  135. Croydon
  136. Darlington
  137. Dartford
  138. Dartmouth
  139. Daventry
  140. Deal
  141. Derby
  142. Derry City Strabane
  143. Dewsbury
  144. Didcot
  145. Dingwall
  146. Diss
  147. Doncaster
  148. Dorchester
  149. Dorking
  150. Dudley
  151. Dulwich
  152. Dumfries
  153. Dundee City
  154. Dunfermline
  155. Dunstable
  156. Durham
  157. Ealing
  158. East Ayrshire
  159. East Dunbartonshire
  160. East Lothian
  161. East Renfrewshire
  162. Eastbourne
  163. Ellesmere Port
  164. Ely
  165. Enfield
  166. Evesham
  167. Exeter
  168. Exmouth
  169. Fakenham
  170. Falkirk
  171. Falmouth
  172. Fareham
  173. Farnborough
  174. Farnham
  175. Felixstowe
  176. Fermanagh Omagh
  177. Flintshire
  178. Folkestone
  179. Fort William
  180. Framlingham
  181. Frome
  182. Gainsborough
  183. Galashiels
  184. Gateshead
  185. Gillingham (Dorset)
  186. Gillingham (Kent)
  187. Glossop
  188. Gloucester
  189. Godalming
  190. Goole
  191. Gosport
  192. Grantham
  193. Gravesend
  194. Grays
  195. Great Malvern
  196. Greenwich
  197. Grimsby
  198. Guildford
  199. Gwynedd
  200. Hackney
  201. Halesworth
  202. Halifax
  203. Hammersmith Fulham
  204. Hampstead
  205. Haringey
  206. Harlow
  207. Harpenden
  208. Harrogate
  209. Harrow
  210. Hartlepool
  211. Haslemere
  212. Hastings
  213. Hatfield
  214. Havant
  215. Haverhill
  216. Havering
  217. Hawick
  218. Hay-on-Wye
  219. Haywards Heath
  220. Hebden Bridge
  221. Helensburgh
  222. Hemel Hempstead
  223. Henley-on-Thames
  224. Hereford
  225. Hertford
  226. Hexham
  227. High Wycombe
  228. Hillingdon
  229. Hinckley
  230. Hitchin
  231. Holborn
  232. Horncastle
  233. Horsham
  234. Hounslow
  235. Hoylake
  236. Huddersfield
  237. Huntingdon
  238. Ilkeston
  239. Ilkley
  240. Inverclyde
  241. Inverness
  242. Ipswich
  243. Isle of Anglesey
  244. Isle of Islay
  245. Isle of Man
  246. Isle of Skye
  247. Isle of Wight
  248. Islington
  249. Keighley
  250. Kelso
  251. Kendal
  252. Kensington Chelsea
  253. Keswick
  254. Kettering
  255. Kidderminster
  256. Kingston upon Hull
  257. Kingston-upon-Thames
  258. King’s Lynn
  259. Kirkcaldy
  260. Lambeth
  261. Lancaster
  262. Launceston
  263. Leatherhead
  264. Ledbury
  265. Leeds
  266. Leek
  267. Leicester
  268. Leighton Buzzard
  269. Leominster
  270. Letchworth Garden City
  271. Lewes
  272. Lewisham
  273. Lichfield
  274. Lincoln
  275. Lisburn Castlereagh
  276. Liskeard
  277. Liverpool
  278. Llandrindod Wells
  279. Llanelli
  280. Llangollen
  281. Long Eaton
  282. Loughborough
  283. Louth
  284. Lowestoft
  285. Ludlow
  286. Luton
  287. Lydney
  288. Lyme Regis
  289. Lymington
  290. Lytham St Annes
  291. Macclesfield
  292. Maidenhead
  293. Maidstone
  294. Malmesbury
  295. Malton
  296. Manchester
  297. Mansfield
  298. March
  299. Market Harborough
  300. Marlborough
  301. Marlow
  302. Marple
  303. Matlock
  304. Melbourne
  305. Melton Mowbray
  306. Merthyr Tydfil
  307. Merton
  308. Mid East Antrim
  309. Mid Ulster
  310. Middlesbrough
  311. Milton Keynes
  312. Minehead
  313. Monmouth
  314. Moray
  315. Morley
  316. Morpeth
  317. Neath Port Talbot
  318. Newark-on-Trent
  319. Newbury
  320. Newcastle upon Tyne
  321. Newham
  322. Newport (Wales)
  323. Newquay
  324. Newry Mourne Down
  325. Newton Abbot
  326. Newton Stewart
  327. Newtown (Powys)
  328. North Ayrshire
  329. North Lanarkshire
  330. Northallerton
  331. Northampton
  332. Northwich
  333. Norwich
  334. Nottingham
  335. Nuneaton
  336. Oakham
  337. Oban
  338. Okehampton
  339. Oldham
  340. Olney
  341. Orkney
  342. Ormskirk
  343. Orpington
  344. Oswestry
  345. Otley
  346. Oundle
  347. Oxford
  348. Paignton
  349. Peebles
  350. Pembrokeshire
  351. Penrith
  352. Penzance
  353. Perth
  354. Peterborough
  355. Petersfield
  356. Pitlochry
  357. Plymouth
  358. Pontefract
  359. Poole
  360. Portsmouth
  361. Preston
  362. Prestwich
  363. Rayleigh
  364. Reading
  365. Redbridge
  366. Redcar
  367. Redditch
  368. Reigate
  369. Renfrewshire (CA)
  370. Rhondda Cynon Taf
  371. Rhyl
  372. Richmond (North Yorks)
  373. Richmond-upon-Thames
  374. Rickmansworth
  375. Ripon
  376. Rochdale
  377. Romsey
  378. Ross-on-Wye
  379. Rotherham
  380. Royal Leamington Spa
  381. Royal Tunbridge Wells
  382. Rugby
  383. Ruthin
  384. Sale
  385. Salford
  386. Salisbury
  387. Saltash
  388. Sandbach
  389. Scarborough
  390. Scunthorpe
  391. Selby
  392. Selly Oak
  393. Sevenoaks
  394. Sheffield
  395. Sherborne
  396. Shetland Islands
  397. Shrewsbury
  398. Sidmouth
  399. Skipton
  400. Solihull
  401. South Ayrshire
  402. South Lanarkshire
  403. South Shields
  404. Southampton
  405. Southend-on-Sea
  406. Southport
  407. Southwark
  408. Southwell
  409. Spalding
  410. St Albans
  411. St Andrews
  412. St Austell
  413. St Helens
  414. St Ives
  415. Stafford
  416. Staines-upon-Thames
  417. Stamford
  418. Stevenage
  419. Stirling
  420. Stockport
  421. Stockton-on-Tees
  422. Stoke-on-Trent
  423. Stow-on-the-Wold
  424. Stowmarket
  425. Stratford-on-Avon
  426. Stroud
  427. Sudbury
  428. Sunderland
  429. Sutton (London)
  430. Sutton Coldfield
  431. Swaffham
  432. Swanage
  433. Swansea
  434. Swindon
  435. Tamworth
  436. Taunton
  437. Tavistock
  438. Teignmouth
  439. Telford
  440. Tenterden
  441. Tewkesbury
  442. Thame (Oxon)
  443. Thornbury
  444. Tiverton
  445. Torfaen
  446. Torquay
  447. Totnes
  448. Towcester
  449. Tower Hamlets
  450. Trowbridge
  451. Truro
  452. Ullapool
  453. Ulverston
  454. Uppingham
  455. Vale of Glamorgan
  456. Wadebridge
  457. Wakefield
  458. Wallasey
  459. Wallsend
  460. Walsall
  461. Waltham Forest
  462. Walton-on-Thames
  463. Wandsworth
  464. Warrington
  465. Warwick
  466. Watford
  467. Wellingborough
  468. Wells (City)
  469. Welwyn Garden City
  470. West Bridgford
  471. West Bromwich
  472. West Lothian
  473. Westminster
  474. Weston-Super-Mare
  475. Wetherby
  476. Weymouth
  477. Whitchurch
  478. Whitehaven
  479. Wick (Highland)
  480. Wigan
  481. Wigston
  482. Wilmslow
  483. Wimborne Minster
  484. Winchester
  485. Windermere
  486. Windsor
  487. Wisbech
  488. Witney
  489. Woking
  490. Wolverhampton
  491. Woodbridge
  492. Worcester
  493. Workington
  494. Worksop
  495. Worthing
  496. Wrexham
  497. Yate
  498. Yeovil
  499. York (City)