Why you should join Glamorgan Family History Society!

  • Monthly Branch Meetings at Bridgend, Cardiff, Sully, Aberdare, Pontypridd, Merthyr Tydfil & Swansea.
  • Quarterly Journal
  • Free Look Ups in our Society records.
  • Members' Interests and Help Wanted Sections in the Journal and on our Website. 
  • Aberkenfig Resource Centre open every Wednesday (except Bank Holidays) 10.30-3.00.
  • Annual Family History Fair at Merthyr Tydfil
  • Follow us on our Facebook Group
  • Follow us on Twitter.
  • Keep up to date and contribute to our Blog.

All UK membership - £15

All non UK membership - £20

Free Lookups (Members Only)

Please note: The databases mentioned below are NOT on line and CANNOT be accessed by members.   

We offer FREE look ups, by Society volunteers, in all our records as detailed below:  
  1. FREE searches of all our parish baptisms, marriages and burials databases - See our Publications List for coverage.
  2. FREE searches of Monumental Inscriptions – most parish churches in Glamorgan, some chapels and municipal graveyards.
  3. FREE searches of Welsh Wills Index pre 1858.
Requests for searches in any of the above should be sent to the Glamorgan Look Up Service.

Member's Interests

Members are encouraged to submit their research interests for publication in the Society Journal and on the website. 

To comply with the Data Protection Act, addresses are not published online. 

GFHS members may request contact details by quoting their membership number when making enquiries.

Members' Interests are updated regularly

To download a Member's Interests form, please go to Members' Documents.