Coronavirus update

Good news! We are pleased to announce that from the 15th April 2021, Gloucestershire Archives at the Heritage Hub will re-open to the public.  Pre-booking is essential. Click here for further details.

Quick links to help you research your Gloucestershire family

A fast link to all our online genealogy-related resources

If your ancestor came from Gloucestershire then his or her name may be in the genealogical database.

The Gloucestershire Family History Society has compiled an index of births, marriages and deaths from the original registers held by the Gloucestershire Registration Service.

For advice and guidance on researching your family history, look at our family history resources and more family history resources pages. You can also use our Research guides to find out more about our sources. You may also find The National Archives' research guides helpful.

You can download the Independent Research Services document that provides details of private businesses which will undertake detailed research through the archives for you.

Or you can ask us a family history enquiry.

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