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.
Please check the Calendar for holiday closures.

Research Centre & Office: Unit C4, Valley Business Centre, 67 Church Road, Newtownabbey, Co. Antrim, BT36 7LS.

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Branch Membership

is for those who can attend local meetings, and wish to have voting rights in addition to enjoying the other Benefits of Membership.
Join now and your membership is good until 31st August 2024.

To be included in the Autumn mailing of North Irish Roots,
Members with a “B” number
who have not yet renewed for 2023-24
are invited to do so now.

Select Branch Form 2023-24

Members Interests

updated 7 December
Surnames Index
Members Queries Index
Reciprocal Research Index
Members use the Profile Form
to submit their Interests.

How to request contact with Member
to follow up an Interest.

Introductory Booklet Series

cover image - Census Records

Beginner, Census, Church Records, Research, Websites

County Booklet Series


Belfast, Cavan, Fermanagh, Londonderry, Monaghan, Tyrone

Location Booklet Series


Ballymacarret Methodist, Lisburn Parish of Blaris

Alan Godfrey Maps

Omagh 1906

One Inch Series, Town Series

Binders for North Irish Roots Journals are now available.

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