Rotherham Family History Society


Preserving and caring for the heritage of Rotherham

Welcome to the Rotherham Family History Society

Rotherham Family History Society was formed in July 1983 to bring together the Family History Community in Rotherham and the surrounding area and now has a membership of over 300 local, national and International members. It offers a forum and marketplace, which gives its members the opportunity to meet other like minded people in a friendly atmosphere conducive to the furtherment of their Genealogical interests.

Two New CDs Now Available From Our Online Shop

Thrybergh, St Leonard now includes Memorial Inscriptions with plan and photos from Thrybergh Lane Cemetery.

Thrybergh, St Gerard Roman Catholic Church – Memorial Inscriptions with plan and photos.

Full Diary of Meetings and Speakers now available to view on the 'Diary Dates' Page.

Index of Journal Articles March 2011 to December 2017, can now be accessed via the Resources/Journal pages

We are undertaking the transcription of the1901 Census for the whole of Rotherham. Volunteers Needed for transcribing and inputting