The North of Ireland Family History Society is a registered charity (NIC106071) with particular reference to the nine counties of Ulster.
Research Centre & Office: Unit C4, Valley Business Centre, 67 Church Road, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim, BT36 7LS.
Premises Open: Tuesdays 2pm – 8pm (except in holiday periods) and By Arrangement.
C4 Research Centre closed during the month of July 2018.
Re-opens on Tuesday 7 August.
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The Spring 2018 issue of the NIFHS Journal (Volume 29.1) has been published and dispatched to Members.
Associate Members are invited to continue their support of the Society by renewing their membership for 2018.
- Family Finder – series of 3 classes
- JSTOR – a free online resource for NIFHS members
- The Plantation of Ulster – Names and Places
- Using GEDmatch
- Family Tree Maker – Basics and Benefits
- Using My Heritage DNA
- Making the Most of Your Autosomal DNA Results
- Scottish Records
More details on the Courses Catalogue page.
Are you interested in any of these topics?
The next Courses Programme is being planned for Autumn 2018.
Email Martin at Education@NIFHS.org if you wish
- to express your interest in any of these topics
- to suggest a subject to be considered for inclusion in the Programme
Please give your
- Full Name, Email Address, Membership Number (if any), Course Title
Associate 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.
The list of Resources available online for NIFHS Members.
The All World Edition of Findmypast is now available for Members to use on a new laptop computer in the Research Centre.
List of Contact addresses.
In taking forward its key objective of fostering an interest in family history with special reference to families who have roots in the North of Ireland and their descendants wherever they may be, the North of Ireland Family History Society (NIFHS) has established a project to use DNA testing as an aid to making genealogical connections within and between families whose roots are in the North of Ireland. More …