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14 June 2018
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14 June 2018
NWKFHS News

A new update to the website for Members. Some Research Aid Diagrams & Charts in downloadable PDF format are now available.

09 June 2018
NWKFHS News
Information relating to new and existing House Groups have been added to the page within the Members Only Area. For your convenience the next 8 forthcoming House Group meetings have been added to the House Group listings and all such&n...
24 May 2018
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Volume 14, Journals 1 to 7 covering the years 2016 and up to September 2017 have been uploaded and are now available to view in PDF format within the Members Only Area. 

20 May 2018
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 More links to other useful websites have been added to the External Links page. (Accessed via menus RESOURCES>External Links).Kent Family History SocietySussex Family History GroupSussex Military History Society...
18 May 2018
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Useful links to other websites have been added to the External Links page to assist with your research. ( Accessed via the menus RESOURCES>External Links).Commonwealth War Graves Commission - covering the Commonwealth forces who died in ...
12 May 2018
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Volume 13, Journals 5 to 12 covering the years 2014 and 2015 have been uploaded and are now available to view in PDF format within the Members Only Area. 

12 May 2018
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Forthcoming Drop in Sessions & Fairs have been added to the Events calendar. See COMMUNITY>Events page. These appear within the mini calendar and also the next (up to) 5 forthcoming are listed towards the bottom right of the screen....
07 May 2018
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​Volume 13, Journals 1 to 4 covering the year 2013 have been uploaded and are now available to view in PDF format within the Members Only Area. 

26 April 2018
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Photographs of Royal Arsenal Children's Parties (circa. 1950) have been uploaded into the Members Only Area (M.O.A.). and appear on their own page accessed from the MEMBERS drop down menu....
08 April 2018
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Additional links to the following websites have been placed on the 'External Website Links' page. (See under the RESOURCES menu) You will find links to the Gazetteer of British Place Names, The National Archives of Ireland, National Library of Irelan...
02 April 2018
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​Volume 12, Journals 1 to 12 covering the years 2010 to 2012 have been uploaded and are now available to view in PDF format within the Members Only Area.

26 March 2018
NWKFHS News
New links to the following websites have been placed on the  'External Website Links' page. (See under the RESOURCES menu)  You will find links to Britain from Above, Ship Index, UKBMD - Births, Marriages, Deaths Indexes & Cen...
18 March 2018
NWKFHS News
Events
Due to an unfortunate sequence of events that were out of our hands, we have had to change the date of our September meeting from Saturday 22nd to Saturday 15th. The venue is the Methodist Church as usual. Meryl Catty will still able to visit us, but...
11 March 2018
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Workshops
Everyone of your ancestors had to earn a living to survive, no social services and little parish support. So if you want to learn more about occupational records then Jean Stirk's workshop on 21 March 2018 will help you.Contact workshop@nwkfhs.org.uk...
10 March 2018
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Each year the Society produces a slim wall calendar using images submitted by members. Contributions after costs from the sales of the calendar become income for the Society. This year you can sponsor the cost of the printing by making a donation. Th...
06 March 2018
NWKFHS News
Events
Guest speaker Peter Calver of Lost Cousins Our meeting on Saturday 3 March was cancelled as the venue, Dartford Science and Technology College, had been closed due to snowfall. It was hoped to hold the meeting this Saturday 10 March as the speaker, P...
20 January 2018
NWKFHS News
The Data protection regulations come into  force on the 25 May 2018.Family History Societies like NWKFHS need to consider these regulations. Help on the regulations is available on the Federation of Family History Web site....
19 January 2018
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If you have an interest in Bedfordshire you can find the F G Emmison published parish registers  online at www.archive.org. These transcriptions were published in the 1930s to 1940s and run to about forty volumes. Some volumes deal with a single...
19 January 2018
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At the mapping workshop on Wednesday 17th January 2018 one of the queries raised was to do with a brickmaker in 1911 at Kilsyth, Stirlingshire. Checking the Brickmakers Index there were two entries for sources that refer to Kilsyth. The first was Gar...