The North of Ireland Family History Society is a voluntary not-for-profit organisation encouraging an interest in family history with particular reference to the nine counties in the historic Province of Ulster.

Find out how joining our Society at one of its Branches or with Associate Membership can help your research.

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Find out how our Research Centre with its Resources and online Shop can help your research.

Research Centre


NIFHS logoAssociate Membership is for those, typically living far away, who do not attend meetings but who wish to enjoy the other Benefits of Membership. To join or renew, go to the Associate Membership page and submit your application online via PayPal (using your PayPal account or a credit/debit card), or post the Associate Membership Form with a Cheque or Bankers Draft in UK Sterling drawn on a UK Bank to the Society.

About Members-Only Content

The list of Resources available online for NIFHS Members.

My Family Odyssey

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My Family Odyssey

The result of the Competition was announced at the Society Annual General Meeting on Saturday 21 May 2016.

There were 18 entries received for the Competition.

1st Place –
William Kelley, Associate Member, USA

2nd Place –
Audrey McKeown, Branch Member, Belfast

3rd Place –
Catherine Quinn, Associate Member, Australia


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