Why You Should Join

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 01:56 pm

  1. 4 Journals per year (Internet members get this electronically) which has articles from other members, summaries of meetings and notices of events. This is an example of the journal
  2. Registration on to the Society website – to gain access to Members’ Only facilities.
  3. Members’ Interests – Members tell each other which surnames they are researching. By sharing information, members make much greater progress in uncovering their family history than working in isolation – here is a sample of the names being researched.
  4. Members’ Forum – Interact with other members on FH subjects & exchange views & comment.
  5. Free Searches – on all 2,000,000+ records transcribed, plus from the 5 main Calderdale cemeteries.  This free facility only though the Transcription Index on the website when being logged on as a member.
  6. Photographs of cemetery headstones – for a modest charge per graveyard.
  7. Involvement in Society Projects – become part of a team expanding the Society’s information.
  8. For Local Members, 11 meetings per year – all with guest speakers. A pdf version of the syllabus is available here
  9. Local Research Room – with online facilities, access to the Society’s database & help available.
  10. Annual Trip—every year, go on a trip relevant to Family History
  11. Annual Dinnereach April, attend an annual dinner, with guest speaker

To join the Society, click here