WELCOME TO THE ONLINE HOME OF THE FAMILY HISTORY SECTION of THE YORKSHIRE
ARCHAEOLOGICAL & HISTORICAL SOCIETY.
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 7th February 2017
Claremont H.Q. is now closed to visitors pending the relocation of the YAHS
to a new headquarters facility. There will be a part time office service
based at Claremont in the interim period (see the Visiting Us link).
now located at the University of Leeds Brotherton Library, some of the more popular items
are relocated at the Leeds City
The YAHS's Archived Collections
at Claremont are
located at the University of Leeds Library's Special Collections (in the Brotherton Library).
The materials are now accessible.
The YAHS library collection, which hasn't yet been fully
accessioned, will be found on the Brotherton Library catalogue:
The Section is actively looking at circulating the Yorkshire Family
Historian in electronic format to those members willing to co-operate in
this modern method of distribution. Additionally we are exploring
the process of placing the Historian in a Members Only section of this
The Yorkshire Roots website is being slowly upgraded, this is work in progress at this time.