Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy


The Birmingham and Midland Society (Founded 1963)

Patron: The Rt Hon. The Earl of Aylesford

An affiliated Society of
The Birmingham & Midland Institute and of
The Federation of Family History Societies
Registered as a Charity in the United Kingdom. No. 505916-R

The Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry is the principal family history society for the counties of:




This includes the areas of the old counties as they existed before the major boundary changes of the 19th and 20th Centuries, as well as the areas brought into them by those changes. In particular the modern metropolitan boroughs of Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall and Wolverhampton (collectively known as the West Midlands) are within our area. The metropolitan boroughs of Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton are also sometimes collectively referred to as “The Black Country

For more information go to

Did you like this? Share it:
Some Text