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Family History Society

Dumfries and Galloway Family History Society

Dumfries and Galloway Family History Society is based at the Family History Research Centre.

It holds an extensive library of documents, directories, newspaper indices, CD's and microfiches for the study of family history and the local history of the South West of Scotland.

 

Resources on microfilm and microfiche include the censuses of 1881, 1891 and 1901, Dumfries Newspapers up to 1900 and Wigtownshire Newspapers for 1833 - 1900.

 

For more information:

Family History Research Centre, 9 Glasgow Street, Dumfries.

r 01387 248093
1 www.dgfhs.org.uk

Societies & Groups

Annan Amateur Art Club
Amateur Art Club

The Art Club is a group of enthusiastic artists of all abilities.

Anava Ladies Singing Group
Anava

A ladies singing group based in Annan but with members from throughout the local area.

Annan From Above
Annan From Above

Creative responses to aerial photographs of Annan - a community writing project.

Annan Town Band
Annan Town Band

Annan Town Band celebrated their centenary in 2001.

Annan Walking Group
Annan Walking Group

Organising regular walks in the area and beyond - come and join us!

Annan Bridge Club
Bridge Club

The only bridge club in the Annan area which is affiliated to the Scottish Bridge Union.

Annan Cage Bird Society
Cage Bird Society

The Annan Cage Bird Society was formed about one hundred years ago.

Annan Churches Together
Churches Together

A warm welcome awaits you in your local Churches.

Family History Society
Family History Society

The Society is based at the Family History Research Centre in Dumfries.

Annan Homing Club
Homing Club

There has been an active pigeon interest in Annan since the early 1900's.

Annan Ladies' Burns Club
Ladies' Burns Club

One of the oldest active Ladies' Burns Clubs in the world, founded in 1928.

Annan Probus Club
Probus Club

The Annan branch of a National men's club for retired people with varied interests.

Annan Rotary Club
Rotary Club

Get involved in raising funds for local charities / projects and good causes.

Annan Speakers Club
Speakers Club

Improve confidence in public speaking or just have a friendly evening out.

Annan Quilting & Sewing Group
Quilting & Sewing Group

The Group was established to foster a shared interest in varied aspects of needlework.

The Royal Burgh Of Annan Pipe Band
Royal Burgh Pipe Band

Two pipe bands merged to form "The Royal Burgh Of Annan Pipe Band".

Solway Burns Club
Solway Burns Club

Open to both men and women, the Solway Burns Club was founded in 1921.

Annan Xmas Light's Committee
Xmas Light's Committee

A group of like minded people who enjoy organising events for the town.