Lisburn Branch

Annual Subscription

for the year 1st September 2021 to 31st August 2022

  • £16 for Single Membership
  • £22 for Joint Membership (2 people at the same address)

Use the 2021-22 Membership Form to join the Lisburn Branch.

Officers 2021-22

  • Chairperson: Louise Lewis
  • Secretary: Elizabeth Scott  Email:
  • Treasurer: Trevor Atchison


Lisburn Branch Zoom meetings will take place on the second Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. from September to May.


Due to Coronavirus restrictions we will not meet in our usual venue.
All meetings will take place online using Zoom until further notice.

Photo - Lisburn Bridge Community Centre


The Branch uses Zoom video meetings for Talks and to give members a forum for their interests and research during the Coronavirus restrictions. Everyone is welcome to join Branch Zoom meetings. If you would like to participate in a Zoom meeting please contact our Branch Secretary, Elizabeth Scott, via email to, and you will be sent a link which will enable you to join the Zoom meeting.

Tuesday 12 January 2021
Tracing Relatives from the Belfast Shipyards
Maureen McKinney

Tuesday 9 February 2021
London to Australia by Clipper 1886-1887
Dr Brian Jennings

Tuesday 9 March 2021
Six Degrees of Separation
Dr Linde Lunney

Tuesday 13 April 2021
The Northern Ireland War Memorial Museum, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast
Alan Freeburn

Tuesday 25 May 2021
The Branch AGM, followed by A Members’ Evening entitled “Blaris Old Burying Ground Project”

Tuesday 8 June 2021
Annual Branch Outing
(to be arranged)

Tuesday 8 September 2020
New Discoveries During Lockdown
Branch Members

Tuesday 13 October 2020
Family Matters – Distance No Object
Ken and Alison Tait

Tuesday 10 November 2020
Behind the Scenes of Who Do You Think You Are
Dr Nick Barrett

Tuesday 8 December 2020
Virtual Fun and Games
Branch Members

Lisburn Branch Photo Gallery

The 2019 NIFHS AGM

Social Media

Lisburn Branch has a Facebook Page.
Have a look at it to see what’s happening there.

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Lisburn Branch has produced some publications based on its research activities:

These are available to buy:

  • Locally in the Branch
  • At the Research Centre C4
  • Online through the Shop

Lisburn Parish of Blaris