How can we help you? We will help you to find documented facts about the lives of your former family members which will unlock doors to your own personal family story. Although we do specialise in Somerset and Dorset and have extensive records from our two counties, our experienced Research Volunteers have skills which can help you trace your family roots, regardless of where they might have originated.
Our Family History Centre in Yeovil is closed to members and other visitors due to the pandemic, but our Research Volunteers are working from home and our online bookshop is open for publication orders by post.
Online talks are being hosted by some of our local Groups, giving us the opportunity to engage with our members and the family history community worldwide.
Many of us, when we first become interested in family history research tend to focus on our surname and try to trace it back as far as possible. Certainly this was my approach when I first started some fifty years…..
As I set out to encourage you to take up writing for our Family History Society’s blog I realise that perhaps I should explain how I came to the personal realisation that I enjoyed writing stories and how having a…..