Family History


The Northumberland and Durham Family History Society is the leading body for family history research and teaching in the two counties. Although there is no longer an NDFHS branch in Alnwick, anyone seriously interested in researching their family is urged to join .

Members of the NDFHS have free use of the extensive library of books, periodicals, microfiches etc relating mainly to the Northumberland and Durham area in the NDFHS offices at Mea House, Newcastle, a short walk from the main rail and bus stations. There is also a regular Journal free to members, and member chat rooms for help etc.

For more details of the NDFHS go here 

Mea House Newcastle

Mea House, Ellison Place, Newcastle


For any specific questions about Family History in the Alnwick area you are also able to email