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

Our society has access to an extensive library and archive 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  14th December 2014

STOP PRESS
The Library opening times at Claremont up to the 31st December 2014 appear in the 'Visiting Us' page.

The Library access arrangements from 1st January 2015 to 31 March 2015 have altered - refer to the 'Visiting Us' page.

Claremont remains open for all the normal activities except for access to the Archived Collections.

The YAS's Archived Collections at Claremont closed on the 1st October 2014 pending their relocation and should be accessible again later in 2015.