Due to the refurbishment of Paisley Museum, Renfrewshire Family History Society  will be holding its next meeting at  UWS  –  the UNIVERSITY of the WEST of SCOTLAND,  Room D134 PAISLEY PA1 2BE

All meetings except where intimated are going to be held at UWS, PAISLEY at 7:15pm. Speakers and Subjects are listed for each monthly meeting.

You will also find directions and access information at the bottom of this page.

Thursday, 20th September 2018

Louise Turner (Author/Archaeologist), “Medieval Renfrewshire and Beyond – The Semphills

Thursday, 18th October 2018

Angela Ronald, “Poor Law Records, Renfrewshire”

Thursday, 15th November 2018

Neil Fraser (Heritage Directorate-Historic Environment Scotland), SCRAN – Photographics

Thursday, 6th December 2018

Members Evening – A fun night for all

Thursday, 17th January 2019

Jill Williams, “Irish Records”

Thursday, 21th February 2019

Vincent Gillen, “Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders in WW1

Thursday, 21th March 2019

Eleanor Robinson, “Inverclyde Tourist Group”

Thursday, 18th April 2019

Natalie Milor, “David Livingstone Memorial”

Thursday, 16th May 2019

Annual General Meeting, followed by a presentation by Dr Iain McLellan

Please note this meeting is in Room D134 (L208 is not accessible as The Hub is closed at the time of our meeting)

Location of Room D134

UWS accommodation, is only minutes from Paisley Gilmour Street Train Station, which is just 10 minutes by regular rail service from Glasgow Central Station.


UWS Paisley Location map

UWS Paisley Campus Map L208


There is parking for non Blue Badge holders in the Paisley Campus Car Park- Entrance is in Lady Lane, just off George Street.  (PA1 2LH for Sat Nav)

The address for any postal enquiries is:

Renfrewshire Family History Society,
c/o 51 Mathie Crescent,
PA19 1YU