Tyrone Branch

Annual Subscription

for the year 1st September 2020 to 31st August 2021

  • £20 for Single Membership
  • £25 for Joint Membership (2 people at the same address)

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

Officers 2020-21

Social Media

Tyrone Branch has a Facebook Closed Group at www.facebook.com/groups/omaghfhs/

image - Tyrone FHS


Tyrone Branch has produced two publications based on its research activities:

which are available to buy locally from the Branch
or online through the Shop.

Hatches, Matches and Dispatches


See the Programme for details of Zoom Meetings
The Branch now meets at 7.30pm on the first TUESDAY/WEDNESDAY of the month (September – May).


Due to Coronavirus restrictions we will not meet in our usual venue.
All meetings will take place online using Zoom until further notice.
The venue for each Meeting will be notified in the Programme listing.

Programme 2020-21

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, Sheena McClure, via email to Tyrone@nifhs.org, and you will be sent a link which will enable you to join the Zoom meeting. (Start at 7.30 pm).

Past Meetings

Tuesday 26 January 2021
Branch Meeting on Zoom
Irishmen in the American Civil War
Frank Collins

Tuesday 23 February 2021
Branch Meeting on Zoom
An Urban History of Omagh: Reflections and Possibilities
Dr Paddy Fitzgerald

Tuesday 16 March 2021
Branch Meeting on Zoom
Researching Presbyterians in the North of Ireland
Dr William Roulston

Tuesday 27 April 2021
Branch Meeting on Zoom
Johnston DNA Studies – an example of a one-name studies
Wesley Johnston

Tuesday 20 October 2020 at 7.15 for 7.30 pm
Branch Meeting on Zoom
How to use Mitchrondrial DNA to trace using the Maternal Line
Martin McDowell

Tuesday 17 November 2020 at 7.15 for 7.30 pm
Branch Meeting on Zoom
New Sources for Irish Genealogical Research

Tuesday 15 December 2020 at 7.15 for 7.30 pm
Branch Meeting on Zoom
Christmas Get-together and Celebration