The Federation Of Family History Societies

The Federation Of Family History Societies

Charity information

The Federation Of Family History Societies

The Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS) is an educational charity with over 180 member societies throughout the world. We promote the value of family history and the valuable role that is played by member organisations in helping family historians to achieve their goals.

Founded 1982

  • Mission statement

    • To promote family history and encourage membership of the Federation’s Members
    • To provide support to member societies
    • To be a public face of family history and genealogy; an organisation who is asked for comment and whose views are respected

  • Aims

    The Federation Of Family History Societies aims to:

    • To promote, encourage and foster the study of family history, genealogy and heraldry and co-ordinate and assist the work of Member Societies and bodies interested in family history.
    • To promote the preservation, security and accessibility of archive material.
  • Overview

    Established: April 1982

    Registered Charity Number: 1038721

    Board members: 8

    Part time staff: 3

    Phone number: 01455203133

    Address: PO Box 8857 Lutterworth Leics LE17 9BJ

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