LoginRegister About us Contact us Terms & Conditions


Welcome to Weston-super-Mare & District Family History Society.

If you have an interest in families in or from this area of Somerset you will find plenty to help you here.  Just click on the map to see the area and a list of Parishes covered by this Society.

70 parishes in North Somerset covered by Weston-super-Mare & District Family History SocietyFounded in 1983, we have a growing and active membership.

Join us NOW

May they Rest in Peace - A new book commemorating the men of Bleadon, Hutton & Locking who gave their lives in the First World War. - Only a few left! - Details here.

Regular Updates

The November 2019 Update was written at Halloween so talks about tricks and treats.  It features Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe with the V.E Bank Holiday in May 2020. Questions why our Research Forum is not used more.

Our Free Websites page provides information about a variety of websites that are free to view. If you can recommend any to be added to this list please let us know.

 Facebook Logo Follow us on Facebook

Latest Research

Who lived in Burlington Street?
1 months 3 days ago
1 months 18 days ago
Who was George HILL?
1 months 20 days ago
Where was Martha GRANT born?
1 months 23 days ago
What happened to Noah SMITH?
2 months 13 days ago

New Surnames

11 hours 50 minutes 48 seconds ago
11 hours 51 minutes 48 seconds ago
11 hours 52 minutes 48 seconds ago
11 hours 54 minutes 17 seconds ago
5 days ago


Our Full Members have access to our library material, and all of our research aids in the form of parish transcripts, and a range of other transcripts. There are further benefits to becoming a Full Member, such as viewing (and downloading) our Journals that have been published over the years - see our Membership page for more details. We look forward to you joining us, and even meeting you at one of our 10 Monthly Meetings - should you decide great value full membership is for you.

Forthcoming Events

Society Meeting
Tuesday, 26th November, 2019 19:00 - 21:00
<- View calendar for more

Recent Comments

2 hours 21 minutes 51 seconds ago
3 days ago
3 days ago
Somerset Photographers
21 days ago
Somerset Photographers
22 days ago
Who lived in Burlington Street?
29 days ago
Who lived in Burlington Street?
30 days ago
Churchill John the Baptist Monumental Inscriptions
1 months 5 days ago
more comments

Website written and designed by:
Weston IT Solutions
Copyright (c) 2018