Hampshire Family History Centre - update on resources available at Research Centre in Cosham.
|Author: Lynn Eaton||Published: 25th March 2012 18:59|
Material available at Family History Centre Research Centre in Cosham
Since my last article, there has been an update to the resources available at the Family History Research Centre of The Hampshire Genealogical Society.
Material presently available for research at Cosham HGS Research Cente includes:
Baptism Index 1752-1741 Complete C of E for the County
Baptism Index 1538-1751, 1842-1874 Incomplete, ongoing project
Marriage Index 1538-1837 Complete
Burial Index 1400-1841 Complete
Parish registers on microfiche Incomplete
Census returns 1841-1901 on CD
Wills Beneficiary Index
Land Tax Indexes
Hampshire Family Historian Journal with Surname Index
Hampshire Militia Muster Rolls
Hampshire Directories mainly Kelly's
Find My Past access online
FFHS Burial Index 3rd Edition
INTERNET ACCESS with volunteers on hand to assist and advise.
Other printed material includes articles and information on Hampshire parishes as well as general reference and guidance books produced by The Society of Genealogists, The Federation of Family History Societies, and others.
The Hampshire Genealogical Society
The Hampshire Genealogical Society was founded in 1973 with the aim of encouraging family history research. The HGS is affiliated to the Federation of Family History Societies and has nearly 4,000 members worldwide. A quarterly journal, The Hampshire Family Historian, is published by the Society in June, September, December and March, which all members receive.
In September 2011 HGS office relocated to premises in Cosham. The Research centre room was made available to the public in October 2011.
The research centre is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays: 09:30 - 12:30 and 13:30 - 16:30 Please call first to make an appointment 023 92 7000
HAMPSHIRE GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
52 NORTHERN ROAD
(please supply a self addressed stamped envelope)
Telephone (023) 92 87000
The Hampshire Genealogical Society is registered as a UK Charity No. 284744
Map of New Premises in Cosham