Renfrewshire Family History Society

Renfrewshire Family History Society was founded in March 1999 and has Charitable status. It exists to promote the study of Family History, based on the County of  Renfrewshire encompassing Abbey Parish, Cathcart, EagleshamErskineEastwood, Greenock, Houston & Killellan, Inchinnan, Inverkip, Kilbarchan, Kilmacolm, Lochwinnoch, Mearns, Neilston, Paisley, Port Glasgow and Renfrew.

Very New
20 Year Celebration of the founding of the Society – an Invitation to all members.
Saturday, 1st June 2019 from 2.00pm – 5.00pm

Details

Please note the location of the rooms for the Society’s 20th Anniversary meeting  at the UNIVERSITY of the WEST of SCOTLAND, Paisley Campus – Rooms P 114 & P116 (Coats Building) 

Location of Rooms P114 & P116

New – Paisley’s Fallen in the War 1914-1918 (revised and edited)

A PDF copy of this book may be viewed here.

New Research Facilities at Paisley Abbey

We are now in Paisley Abbey, Cathcart Aisle on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 10am – 11.45am. Both days are manned by RFHS volunteers who will help anyone in their search for family.

Our volunteers at our ‘home’ in the Abbey – are a welcoming bunch!

 

Membership

Membership is available to anyone with an interest in family history in, or relating to Renfrewshire, on payment of the annual subscription. Membership entitlements will include Society newsletters and guidance with Family History Research.

Select Membership for details of how to join our Society

Journals

The Society publishes a Journal twice in the year, which is issued to its members without charge. Articles of interest are published as well as records of meetings. Contributions and ideas are always welcome.

Members may also include their interests which is published in our Journal free of
charge.

Select Journal 11 to view a sample of one of our Journals.