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Queens Head Inn Winksley

Would anyone happen to have an old photo of the Queens Head Inn? My 2x’s Great Grandfather had the license for that Inn in the 1870’s. I’d love to see a photo of it as close to that time as … Continue reading

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RootsTech FH Conference

24 – 26 October 2019, ExCeL London | London, England. For the first time ever, the world’s largest family history conference is coming to London! You won’t want to miss this epic gathering of photo organisers, storytellers, and genealogists from … Continue reading

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Heaton Family Online

Heaton Family Online Andrew Heaton has a website which contains details of books that he has written to document his family history and stories surrounding his family. There are many Yorkshire families mentioned in his books, the names of which … Continue reading

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Help raise money whilst you shop at Amazon

Amazon has launched a new charity donations programme called smile.amazon.co.uk AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support a charity of your choice every time you shop, at no cost to you. We are one of 600 … Continue reading

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AGM Minutes

I’ve attached a copy of the latest AGM minutes. 2017 AGM Minutes

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Wendy Symington

We are sad to report the recent death of our Vice President, Wendy Symington.  As members will know, Wendy served as Chairman of the society from its formation in 2005.  When she stepped down from that role in 2014 members … Continue reading

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Access to Journals from Other Family History Societies

We have recently started to exchange electronic copies of member’s magazines with other Family History Societies. They are only available to members, so please login into the web site and you will have access to these magazines in the Resources … Continue reading

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North Yorkshire CRO – Spring 2016 Newsletter

Please click on the link to view the North Yorkshire County Records Office Newsletter. Spring 2016

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