Subjects being Researched

This page give details of the subjects being researched by many of our Society's members - i.e. those with email addresses.

If you are a member of the North West Kent FHS and would like your interests added, click the button below for an instruction page.

Members can contact the submitter of an entry by logging in, in order to gain access to the Members Only Area (M.O.A.) where links can be found to the Subject Listings along with the contact details appended.

The new Data Protection Regulations will come into use from 25th May 2018. These regulations provide additional responsibility on the Society to process and protect the personal data in our membership list that was provided by members when they joined or renewed their memberships.

The Privacy Notice includes the following statement.

 NWKFHS, the society, is a ‘not for profit’ organisation and is a registered charity. The society’s aims and objectives are to promote and encourage education in the study of family history. By completing the membership form or the renewals form members are consenting to their personal data being collected in the membership list and stored on computer. This information is to enable the Society to communicate with its members, issue the quarterly Journals and manage the payment of membership fees.

Access to the Society web site ‘members only area’ (MOA) is providing an email address and consenting to their name and address being used to provide them with access.

The personal data will be deleted from the membership list if the membership fee is not renewed. The same applies to the details used for access to the MOA of the Society web site.

The personal data will not be shared with any other organisation.

Please notify NWKFHS by email or post to change or correct your name, home address or email address by contacting the membership secretary.

If you have any questions or concerns with how the Society applies the new data protection regulations and the data the Society holds please contact the Society Secretary.

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Public - Subjects of Interests

SubjectDescriptionMem No
BRICKMAKERSIndex covering all England550
CALICO PRINTERSHome Counties550
RAT CATCHERSIndex covering all England550
PLUSH WEAVERS597
GREENWICH GAS WORKS6597
WATERMENStarkey family6597
WATERMEN & LIGHTERMENBermondsey, Rotherhithe & Deptford7984
BRICKMAKERSBrickmakers8060
BEXLEYHEATH HORTICULTURE1850-1950s8065
BEXLEYHEATH TROLLEY, TRAM, BUS SERVICE1900-1970s8065
PETHAM COURTEynsford, Kent 17th, 18th & 19th c8088
TRIPES FARMOrpington, Kent 16th, 17th, 18th & 19th c8088
WALDENS MANORSt. Mary Cray, Kent 17th, 18th & 19th c8088
BURIALS and MIs in GRAVEYARDS18th c, 19th c and 20th c Chislehurst, Kent8259
Soans Bros19-20C Bromley, Kent8247
Soans & Dunn20th century Ford garage Bromley, Kent8247