History Society Inc. Hobart Branch
Fostering research into family history
Our library is housed in the Old
Bellerive Post Office
Breaking down 'brick walls'
Have you hit a brick
wall with your family history research? No idea where next to
Share your problem/s with others and get some advice from family
historians with experience and expertise.
We cannot guarantee solutions ... but you never know!
The researcher will point you in the right direction.
These sessions are $5 for members; $10 for non-members.
If you are unable to attend the library, consult our Research Officer; an
hourly rate applies
On booking you will be sent a pedigree chart to fill in.
You will need to bring this with you, along with any other
relevant documents, to your brick wall session
Click here for a brochure which includes an application form. PDF
The Genealogical Society of
Tasmania (GST) was formed in 1980. Hobart
the largest of its five branches.
In 2001 the name of the society was changed to the Tasmanian Family
History Society Inc. (TFHS).
FREE ACCESS TO ANCESTRY.COM AT OUR LIBRARY!
Join our friendly members
researching in our library, enjoy the wide
our monthly speakers or get
in a project.
a branch meeting or join one of our
your ancestors among the myriad of resources
held by the society.
Our membership page will give you
a glimpse of other benefits of membership.
Photographs of cemetery
headstones now available! CLICK
NEW LIBRARY SERVICE !
who wish to buy certificates from the UK General Records Office may
order and pay for them 'across the counter' at the Hobart Branch
Library. For a cost of $25 per certificate you can remove the
risk of using your own credit or debit card. Simply provide the
details of the certificates you wish to order and pay at the Library
Desk. Turnaround time is approximately two weeks.
Download a request form HERE.