WELCOME TO THE ONLINE HOME OF THE FAMILY HISTORY SECTION of THE YORKSHIRE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY.

Our society has access to an extensive resource of material on the ancient county of Yorkshire, particularly LEEDS and the WEST RIDING. Within these pages you can find out all about the Section and how we can help you research your family history.

If the roots of your family tree are planted firmly in Yorkshire, you should find something to interest you here.

Member of The Federation Of Family History Societies.

Registered charity No 224083

Site last updated  12 April 2015

STOP PRESS

The Drop In sessions will close to personal callers with immediate effect from Monday 13 April 2015. Enquiries can still be made by post, telephone or e-mail.

Opening Times for Claremont from 1 April 2015 have changed - refer to the 'Visiting Us' page.

Claremont's Library closed on the 31st March 2015 pending relocation of its materials to the University of Leeds Library

The YAS's Archived Collections at Claremont are now closed pending their relocation to the University of Leeds Library. They should be accessible in 2016.