July 12, 2016

The War Graves Photographic Project

The original aim of The War Graves Photographic Project was to photograph every war grave, individual memorial, Ministry of Defence grave, and family memorial of serving military personnel from WWI to the present day. However, due to its popularity they have now extended their remit to cover all nationalities and military conflicts and make these available within a searchable database.

May 13, 2016

Yahoo Groups email list

If you are interested in receiving emails about the society and perhaps discussing its interests you can join the email listing for BAFHS.

April 2, 2014

Geoff Riggs Award

Bristol & Avon Family History Society has received a ‘highly commended’ award for our website from the Federation of Family History Societies.

January 6, 2014

Early Bristol Burgess and Temple Church Marriage data – FREE

Roger Price has generously donated his collations and transcriptions of early Burgess records and the earliest marriage records for Temple Church (Holy Cross) so that we can make them freely available to you.

March 24, 2013

WINNER! – B&AFHS Journal wins Elizabeth Simpson Award





The Federation of Family History Societies has awarded the B&AFHS Journal 1st prize in the ‘Large Society’ Category of the 2012 Elizabeth Simpson Award.