January 28, 2021

Bristol Register Office

A number of our volunteers have been assisting Bristol Register Office with the transcription of its collection of church registers, the information being loaded into a Council database with the intention of making the information available online.

January 28, 2021

Bristol Workhouse Records

A new project about to start in conjunction with Bristol Archives is the transcription and indexing of the Creed Registers of the Barton Regis, or Eastville, Workhouse.

January 28, 2021

Members’ Surname Interests

All Society members are invited to submit details of the surnames in which they have a research interest for inclusion on the Society’s website. This also includes details of the locations (related to the Chapman codes) and time periods relevant to the names.

January 28, 2021

Non-Conformist Records

To supplement the information taken from Diocese of Bristol records, and for personal interest reasons, a number of volunteers undertook similar transcription work on a collection of Non-Conformist records held by Bristol Archives in order to provide a wider range of indexes available to researchers

January 28, 2021

Municipal Burials 1871 – 1991

A further team of volunteers worked at Bristol City Council’s main Cemeteries Department office at Canford Cemetery in Westbury-on-Trym in the early 2000s.

October 26, 2012

Bristol Apprentice Books

Transcripts and overall indexes to The Bristol Apprentice Books for the period from 1724 to 2009.
December 13, 2010

Tithe Maps and Apportionments – Bristol Diocese

The Bristol Record Office holds the Tithe Maps and Apportionment books for many parishes within the Bristol diocese...
December 13, 2010

Crew Lists – Port of Bristol 1863 – 1913

Indexes to Crew Lists At Bristol Record Office.
December 13, 2010

Avon Memorial Inscriptions

This is the 'most senior' Society Project, having been started way back in about 1966, nine years before the B&AFHS was even formed.