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Events: 2017
Workshops: 2017
Publications for Sale: Aug '15
Surname Interests: Mar '15
Library Catalogue: Dec '15

Welcome

The North West Kent Family History Society was formed in 1978 with the object of aiding and encouraging the study of family history and genealogy in South East London and North West Kent.

We currently have around 1,200 members, whose interests cover the whole of Great Britain and beyond.

Amongst its many advantages membership offers a quarterly Journal, Meetings with talks at each of our three venues and a Library open to members every Wednesday. The Society's Research Service operates from the library, and Workshops are held there on a regular basis, covering various computing and family history topics.

The Society publishes a range of CDs and booklets derived from our project work. These include transcripts & images of parish & cemetery registers, census returns and monumental inscriptions. We also make donations to record offices to help with the preservation and publication of their records.


  • North West Kent Family History Society needs your help! Join easyfundraising and you can collect free donations for us every time you shop online. It won't cost you a penny Click here to read more.
  • The 40th Anniversary Edition 2018 Wall Calendar priced at 4 now available for purchase at branch meetings and library, Click here to read more.
  • Society Newsletter:   Keep up to date with the latest news of meetings, events, workshops, publications etc. Click here to view or download eNewsletter September. Click here for August/September Branch newsletters.
  • Minutes of the 2017 AGM Click here to view or download.
  • Talks Programme 2017-2018 Click here to view or download.
  • Appeal for Society Secretary Click here to view or download.
  • Webmaster resigns: Parts of this website are not up todate but a new website is being developed and will be online shortly

Past News & Events

Jul '15Taskholders Meeting report
Apr '15Touching the Past workshops at Sevenoaks Library
Apr '15AGM & Family History Day
Mar '15Committee Report 2014/15
Earlier news items...

Society Area

Kent map

The area for the Society's project work falls within the red border. More...

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