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FamilyHistoryWA

Western Australian Genealogical Society Inc, operating as FamilyHistoryWA, is the largest society of its type in Western Australia. We have been incorporated to assist members in researching the family history in Western Australia, as well as all corners of the world.

Current Events

Past Events

  • 23 April 2019 1:00 PM
    As part of the Australian Heritage Month activities, explore services and resources available to help you with your family history. Hear personal journeys of discovery and how attention to detail, persistence and patience brought about revealing family history.Join us for an informative orientation at the FamilyHistoryWA (FHWA) Research Centre in Bayswater. The session will include how to utilize the library resources, the WAGS website and a guided tour of FHWA’s Research centre
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 27 April 2019 10:00 AM
    Special Interest Group EPG
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 28 April 2019 2:00 PM
    The regular meeting of users of Millenia Corp's Legacy Family Tree software
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 1 May 2019 10:00 AM
    At this meeting a few members will share articles/books that they have published. We will also positively critique our previously submitted stories about "Bicycles" or "Occupations"
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 3 May 2019 2:30 PM
    The regular research session of the Scottish SIG of FamilyHistoryWA
    FHWA Unit 6 Workshop
  • 4 May 2019 11:00 AM
    TMG may have been discontinued by Wholly Genes Inc. but we are still using it and plan to for many years to come. Its power when combined with John Cardinal's Second Site is second to none in our opinion. So if you are a user do not despair - come along to learn how to get the best out of these programs with people who are active users!
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 4 May 2019 2:00 PM
    The Suffragist Settlement Scheme For WA That Never Was Our guest speaker, Miriam Crandell, will tell the story of a group of early 1900s British suffragists who attempted to establish a farming community for female migrants in Denmark, WA. The male bureaucrats and politicians were not thrilled with the plans for a so-called “Adam-less” Eden, and contrived to avert what they saw as a PR disaster. This is the quarterly meeting of the Western Australian Special Interest Group Gold Coin Donation
    FHWA Meeting Room
  • 5 May 2019 2:00 PM
    Regular quarterly meeting of the European Special Interest Group of FamilyHistoryWA
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 11 May 2019 11:00 AM
    The monthly meeting of the FamilyHistoryWA Technoloby Special Interest Group (formerly known as the Computer SIG).
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 12 May 2019 10:00 AM
    A time to do research uninterrupted on your Northern English Ancestors. With the help of fellow members, you can research, ask for guidance and knock down those brickwalls. So come along and do some research and see what we can discover together!
    FHWA Unit 6 Workshop
  • 15 May 2019 10:00 AM
    Finding your Family II Discover the services and resources available to help you with your family history. Join us for an informative orientation at the FamilyHistoryWA (FHWA) Research centre in Bayswater. The session will include how to utilise the library resources, the WAGS website and a guided tour of FHWA's Research Centre
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 18 May 2019 10:00 AM
    The Eastern Australian Special Interest Group meeting
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 18 May 2019 1:30 PM
    The regular quarterly meeting of the Military Special Interest Group of FamilyHistoryWA. The primary aim of the group is to enhance the knowledge of members and other interested parties in the research of all things military, in particular from a genealogy or family history perspective.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 19 May 2019 2:00 PM
    The regular meeting of the Scottish SIG of FamilyHistoryWA
    FHWA Unit 6 Workshop
  • 21 May 2019 2:00 PM
    The regular meeting of users of Millenia Corp's Legacy Family Tree software
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 25 May 2019 10:30 AM
    Ian Simon will demonstrate how Family Search can help with your research and Maria Millington will talk about her recent trip to India - her topic is ‘James Family – India Connection Search’.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 26 May 2019 2:00 PM
    Special Interest Group - South Australia
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 27 May 2019 12:00 PM
    "What Do I Do Next?" is an interactive session where we can encourage each other with suggestions for the next research step. Problems can be presented and suggestions made to get through, around or over. These sessions are informal and your participation is encouraged. Bring your lunch to eat around the table. Afterwards the library will be open to continue your research. Bookings are not required, but are appreciated for seating arrangements.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 28 May 2019 1:00 PM
    A back to basics approach to researching Irish genealogy, perfect for new members and beginners, as well as those who have hit a brick wall. Robyn, is the convenor of the Irish Special Interest Group, and will look at exhausting clues in Australia - before attempting to navigate records in Ireland. She’ll cover key moments in Irish history - including migration waves - and Ireland’s unique systems of administration. Then will consider their implications when searching for genealogical records.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 5 June 2019 10:00 AM
    A group of family historians who go beyond names and dates to flesh out the stories behind the ancestors.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 7 June 2019 2:30 PM
    The regular research session of the Scottish SIG of FamilyHistoryWA
    FHWA Unit 6 Workshop
  • 8 June 2019 11:00 AM
    The monthly meeting of the FamilyHistoryWA Technoloby Special Interest Group (formerly known as the Computer SIG).
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 9 June 2019 10:00 AM
    Regular meeting of the North of England Special Interest Group of FamilyHistoryWA
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 10 June 2019 12:00 PM
    Topic to be confirmed Bring your lunch - tea and coffee will be available. This is a free session for members, but you are asked to book your place to help us with the logistics.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 13 June 2019 10:00 AM
    Introductory course which provides You with all of the information to get you started with your Family History. Learn how to access birth, death and marriage records and to finding relevant records. Instructions also include how to record your findings along with some useful websites to further your research.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • Saturday 15 June 2019
    The regular quarterly meeting of the London, South of England and Wales Special Interest Group of FamilyHistoryWA
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 22 June 2019 2:00 PM
    The quarterly meeting of the DNA Special Interest Group of FamilyHistoryWA. Details of guest speakers will be announced closer to the date.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 23 June 2019 2:00 PM
    The regular meeting of users of Millenia Corp's Legacy Family Tree software
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 25 June 2019 1:00 PM
    Explore the resources on the Ancestry.com website. Go Beyond the General Search. David Haimes will share hints and tips to help you use this wonderful database
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 29 June 2019 10:00 AM
    For new members or those intending to join, or those members just wanting a refresher. Discover what services and resources are available at WAGS (Western Australian Genealogical Society) Topics and demonstrations include WAGS Library – how to use the Library catalogue and information on the Library computers, Special Interest Groups, Activities program, bookshop, genealogy software, WAGSnet, WAGS Forum and lots more. Coffee & tea provided.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 28 June 2019 12:00 PM
    You are invited to the *Four Courts Memorial Lunch* To mark the anniversary of the  Explosion at the Four Courts Building in Dublin in 1922  And the tragic loss of Genealogical Records RSVP by Tuesday 25th June
    Rosie O'Gradys Irish Pub
  • 3 July 2019 10:00 AM
    A group of family historians who go beyond names and dates to flesh out the stories behind the ancestors.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 5 July 2019 2:30 PM
    The regular research session of the Scottish SIG of FamilyHistoryWA
    FHWA Unit 6 Workshop
  • 8 July 2019 12:00 PM
    Topic to be confirmed Bring your lunch - tea and coffee will be available. This is a free session for members, but you are asked to book your place to help us with the logistics.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 9 July 2019 7:00 PM
    The guest speak for this social evening will be announced shortly. Wine and cheese from 7:00 to 7:30 before the presentation with coffee & cake afterwards.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 13 July 2019 11:00 AM
    The monthly meeting of the FamilyHistoryWA Technoloby Special Interest Group (formerly known as the Computer SIG).
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 14 July 2019 1:30 PM
    Speaker TBA The Convict SIG Committee will give you an Update on the amazing stories emerging from the WA Convict Publication Project research.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 17 July 2019 10:00 AM
    For new members or those intending to join, or those members just wanting a refresher. Discover what services and resources are available at WAGS (Western Australian Genealogical Society) Topics and demonstrations include WAGS Library – how to use the Library catalogue and information on the Library computers, Special Interest Groups, Activities program, bookshop, genealogy software, WAGSnet, WAGS Forum and lots more. Coffee & tea provided.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 20 July 2019 10:00 AM
    Special Interest Group EPG
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
  • 21 July 2019 2:00 PM
    Continuing with our 2019 focus on Back to Basics, the theme for our July meeting will be Unique Systems of Administration in Ireland.
    FHWA Unit 4 Meeting Room
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