To Advance Education and Research through promoting and encouraging
the public study of Family History, Genealogy and Local History in
The Society has a full syllabus of talks, presentations and workshops for its members (including induction packs for new members) and an annual visit to a place of historical significance for family historians.
There are about nine meetings each session with an average attendance
of about 25 -34 in Paisley. We have small library of books cds etc for loan.
We publish a Society Journal twice a year which is distributed to members in
the UK and abroad by email and post. The journal is also made available
to other Family History Societies, libraries etc.
We publish various books and CDs that members have written/compiled.
The Society is active in a number of projects:
at the Mitchell library, Glasgow
of the Family History Society