This section lists county associations of Yorkshire - West Riding providing details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.
Rotherham Family History Society:
c/o Rotherham FHS
36 Warren Hill
Founded in July 1983, the Society now has over 300 members Worldwide. Its aim is to provide a forum for those interested in family history in Rotherham. Members are able to meet other members who share the same interest, and can further their interest in genealogy.
Society meetings are held in The Liberty Church, Station Road, Masbrough, Rotherham.
A list of unwanted birth, marriage and death certificates is accessible on the site, and these can be purchased from the Society.
Many publications can be purchased from the Society, which include:
A list of surnames currently being researched by society members is also accessible.
Sheffield and District FHS:
12 Birchitt Road
The Society was founded in 1977 and has over 500 members worldwide. Their aims are to promote and encourage the study of genealogy, especially in the Sheffield area.
Many databases are accessible on the site, which include:
Some maps of Sheffield and District are also accessible, along with details of Churches in the area.
A forum is on the site, where you can discuss family history, family history events, the people you are researching and unwanted certificates.