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The Ancient Royal Hunting Forest of Knaresborough

Dave Hunt, Chairman of the Knaresborough Historical Society to launch ‘The History & Hikes of the Ancient Royal Hunting Forest of Knaresborough’ by Mike Brough on Thursday 30th May 2013 at Knarebrough Library. ARHF poster

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Review of Not a Guide to Harrogate by Trish Colton

This book is small in size but packed full of interesting facts about Harrogate and District. It is suitable for locals,  the genealogist who has ancestors in Harrogate and tourists. There is a pleasing combination between the attributes of the … Continue reading

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Family & Local History Extravaganza – 21st September 2013

Please see the attached flyers providing more details on the Family History fair in Doncaster on 21st September 2013. Look forward to seeing you there.Family History Extravaganza

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Research Request – ELLILOT(T) family

We have received the following request for assistance in researching the Elliot(t) family who listed in Knaresborough.   Letter to Family History Society Harrogate requesting help with researching the above family.

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Support for mobile devices

We have now added support to browse the web site from tablet devices, such as iPad.  The main change you will see is associated with menus.  Where a menu item, has a sub-list of menu items, the first tap will … Continue reading

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Ladies luncheon – April 16th

We have a ladies luncheon coming up on Tuesday 16th April at the Old Swan Hotel in Harrogate to celebrate the Queen’s Birthday and the 60th anniversary of her coronation this year. We have Colin Anderson as our guest speaker … Continue reading

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FamilySearch Family Tree Available to all.

FamilySearch have made Family Tree, their new on-line organisation and collaboration tool, available to everybody. Previously it was only available to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), while it was in its initial developmental … Continue reading

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