The North of Ireland Family History Society is a registered charity (NIC106071) with particular reference to the nine counties of Ulster.
For over 40 years promoting and encouraging the private and public study of family history, genealogy, heraldry and local history.
The NIFHS Research Centre is normally open on Tuesdays between 2pm and 8pm.
Booking is not required. Closed during holiday periods. Check Calendar.
We respectfully ask that those with any COVID-19 related symptoms do not attend our premises.
Research Centre & Office: Unit C4, Valley Business Centre, 67 Church Road, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim, BT36 7LS.
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Course | Starting out on Irish Family History | Afternoon Session 2 of 2Thursday, 30 March 2023 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Course | Starting out on Irish Family History | Evening Session 2 of 2Thursday, 30 March 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm BST
*Amended* The Irish Land Commission Records – Natalie Bodle | Ballymena Branch | Hybrid MeetingThursday, 30 March 2023 @ 7:15 pm - 8:45 pm BST
The Boundary Commission – John Dooher | Foyle Branch | Hybrid MeetingMonday, 3 April 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm BST
The Names Have It – Moira Concannon | Killyleagh BranchMonday, 3 April 2023 @ 8:00 pm - 9:45 pm BST
Update on Finding Ethel – Monica Sheridan | Newtownabbey Branch | Hybrid MeetingMonday, 10 April 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm BST
Larne in the Northern Ireland Screen Archives – Northern Ireland Screen | Larne Branch | Hybrid MeetingMonday, 17 April 2023 @ 7:15 pm - 8:45 pm BST
The Role Of The Land Agent In 19th Century Ulster – Anne Casement | Lisburn BranchTuesday, 18 April 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm BST
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