Surrey Family History Fair

West Surrey Family History Society’s 2019 Family History Fair will once again be held at Woking Leisure Centre. The event is free to all visitors and parking is free for three hours. 

Genealogical, commercial, family history and local history societies will be represented, as well as talks and assistance with your research. Berkshire Family History Society will be present offering free advice on research within the historic county of Berkshire and with a full range of data CDs, books, maps and other publications available to purchase, including our two latest CDs: Berkshire Marriages Fourth Edition and Kintbury St Mary Parish Registers. Purchases may be made using cash or card.

See website for a full list of exhibitors and more information:



02 Nov 2019


10:00 - 16:30


Woking Leisure Centre
Woking Leisure Centre, Kingfield Road, Woking GU22 9BA, UK
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Berkshire Family History Society works to meet the needs of those researching their ancestry across the UK and overseas – as well as those looking for former relatives in historic Berkshire.  You do not need to be a member to benefit.

The society offers:

  • Research Zone in central Reading that is free to use and open to all

  • Free access at The Centre for Heritage and Family History to online resources like FindMyPast, the 1939 Register, The Genealogist, the British Newspaper Archive and Ancestry (the worldwide edition)

  • Regular free help and advice sessions

  • Meetings in Abingdon, Bracknell, Newbury, Reading, Windsor and Woodley — open to everyone

  • Online discussion list for members  informed answers to research queries and advice from experienced researchers

  • Members’ Area with data and other information not readily accessible elsewhere

  • Indexes and transcriptions of Berkshire’s historic records on CD — parish registers, probate documents, monumental inscriptions, maps, First World War history and more

  • Quarterly magazine, the Berkshire Family Historian, for members

  • a chance to join in project work, recording, transcribing and helping to preserve records

  • Links to the research experience, advice and support of members worldwide

  • Opportunities to volunteer and so help others with their family history