North West Kent Family History Society Hub

Stay up to date with all that is happening in and around the society, past, present and in the future.
Mar
21

New Plumstead CDs

Plumstead: St Nicholas CD121 Burials 1788-1859 (5,200 entries)Plumstead: St Nicholas CD122 Marriages 1788-1846 (over 4000 entries)See the Publications List page and also available within our EShop
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Feb
27

K.C.C. Library Notice

Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th March 2019The Kent County Council (K.C.C.) computer booking system will be moving from its current server to a new cloud-based system. This means there will be no access to public computers, printers and WiFi during this time. Photocopying will still be available though. 
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Feb
06

Sevenoaks - Change of scheduled / advertised speaker

Please note that the speaker on the 14th February will now be Mr Richard Griffin with his talk entitled:"My Life as a Personal Protection Officer with H.M. The Queen"and that the speaker on the 14th March will now be Mr Geoffrey Beer with his talk entitled:"Underground Britain - from factories to Military transport" 
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Dec
03

New Dartford Branch Meetings

Dartford Branch Meetings from April 2019 through to March 2020 revealed!To see the exiting full listing and branch calendars use the following menus.......COMMUNITY>Meetings, House Groups & Family History Day>Branch Meetings.
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Nov
17

New Bromley Branch Meetings for 2019 and into 2020 revealed

The Bromley Branch Meetings with subject titles and their speakers have now been published for each month through 2019 and up until March 2010. Please go to the the Events or Branch Meeting calendar pages for further details which can be accessed via the COMMUNITY menu and clicking on the respective drop down sub menus.
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Oct
09

2019 Workshops !

The workshops listing for 2019 is now available.The next 5 forthcoming workshops can be seen on the Events page (drop down menu under COMMUNITY ).The full listing can be seen on the Workshops page (drop down menu under COMMUNITY)Start making note in your diary and don't forget to book!
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Sep
09

Up to Date !...The latest batch of Society Journals uploaded

The latest batch of Society Journals have now been uploaded. Members can now access all of the Journals issued from Volume 1 No.1 (Autumn 1978) up to and including the latest issue Volume 14 No.11 (September 2018).All of these are accessed from within the Members Only Area (M.O.A.) and can be viewed and downloaded...
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Sep
08

Society calendar 2019 - Available Now!

 The Society 2019 calendar is now available. Order yours now - price only £2.00 !To see further details and some images, go to the Society Calendar 2019 page at the bottom of the COMMUNITY menu.
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Aug
16

Additional WW1 & WW2 DVDs added to our Eshop

​The following DVDs have been added to our Eshop as a result of the Commonwealth War Graves and Commonwealth War Graves Photographic Project initiative:DVD-OR37 - CWG & CWGPP Bromley Area First World War & Second World War (2 discs) - over 1700 imagesDVD-OR35 -  CWG & CWGPP Dartford Area First World War & Second World War ...
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Aug
02

Free Useful Aids in PDF format

Go to the Help, Advice & Research Aids page (via the RESOURCES menu) to view and download 3 new aids to help with your research.They are:Golden Rules -  Advice on what to do to help you start your family history research.How to Trace Your WW1 Ancestors - Hints to locate information about your ancestors who served in WW1...
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Jul
26

Library Catalogues Updated

The Library Master Catalogue and the Map Collection (Report 8) Catalogue have been revised and updated July 2018. They can be accessed by the menus RESOURCES>Library Catalogues.'Click' on the button entitled NWKFHS Master Catalogue and the button entitled Map Collection to view and if required download in PDF format.
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Jul
02

7 New additional CDs now available...

The following CDs are now available for purchase within our EShop.CD108......Eltham: St John the Baptist (Baptisms 1890-1918)CD109......Sutton-at-Hone/Hextable Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (Baptisms 1855-1918)CD110......Eltham: St John the Baptist ( Burials (1813-1843)CD111......Erith Cemetery (Burials 1884-1937)CD112......Erith Cemetery (Burials 1937...
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Jun
14

New public page added for those just starting their research

See under RESOURCES menu entitled Help, Advice & Research Aids.
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Jun
14

Research Aid Diagrams & Charts

A new update to the website for Members. Some Research Aid Diagrams & Charts in downloadable PDF format are now available.
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Jun
09

House Groups

Information relating to new and existing House Groups have been added to the page within the Members Only Area. For your convenience the next 8 forthcoming House Group meetings have been added to the House Group listings and all such House Group events appear within the mini calendar on this page.
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May
24

Volume 14 Journals 1 to 7 now available in the Members Area

Volume 14, Journals 1 to 7 covering the years 2016 and up to September 2017 have been uploaded and are now available to view in PDF format within the Members Only Area. 
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May
20

More External Links

 More links to other useful websites have been added to the External Links page. (Accessed via menus RESOURCES>External Links).Kent Family History SocietySussex Family History GroupSussex Military History Society
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May
18

Useful Links

Useful links to other websites have been added to the External Links page to assist with your research. ( Accessed via the menus RESOURCES>External Links).Commonwealth War Graves Commission - covering the Commonwealth forces who died in the First and Second World WarsFrancis Frith Collection – Historical photographs from the Victorian ...
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May
12

Volume 13 Journals 5 to 12 now available in the Members Area

Volume 13, Journals 5 to 12 covering the years 2014 and 2015 have been uploaded and are now available to view in PDF format within the Members Only Area. 
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May
12

Drop in Sessions & Fairs

Forthcoming Drop in Sessions & Fairs have been added to the Events calendar. See COMMUNITY>Events page. These appear within the mini calendar and also the next (up to) 5 forthcoming are listed towards the bottom right of the screen.
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