Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Glamorgan Family History Society

Glamorgan Family History Society:
"G.F.H.S. Open Day 2009

Venue :- Cardiff City Hall
Date :- Saturday 3rd October 2009
10 am. - 4 pm.
Admission :- FREE

On the 20th March 1974 six enthusiasts formed the Heraldic and Genealogical Society, by the AGM in October of the same year the membership stood at 40.

In 1976 the society changed its name to the South Wales Family History society and finally in 1983 to the Glamorgan Family History society.

The society that started with six people now has over 2,500 members worldwide with the majority in Wales. Since then the society has spread throughout the Ancient county of Glamorgan and today has branches in Aberdare/Cynon Valley, Bridgend, Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Pontypridd and Rhondda, and Swansea who hold monthly meetings in their areas.

We also run a resource centre in Aberkenfig. On any Wednesday, there are often more than 30 visitors who are all benefiting from the fruits of the society’s publications and other resources" . . . .
The Research Centre Aberkenfig: "will be open every Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m, and the LAST Saturday in the month"

Open day venue :-
Cardiff City Hall, Cardiff, Gorsedd Gardens, Cathays Park, Cardiff. CF10 3ND

Nearest Rail Station - either Cathays or Cardiff Queens Street
Nearest Bus Stop - Outside City Hall, Kingsway or Greyfriars Road.

The Glamorgan Family History Society
"Cymdeithas Hanes Teuluol Morgannwg"


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