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Genealogical Societies[edit | edit source]

Association of family history societies of Wales There are many different genealogy and family history societies in Wales; and this web site provides a way to narrow down a search.

web site: http://www.fhswales.org.uk/

Welsh Society of Western New England

web site: https://www.welshwne.org/genealogy

Welsh - American Genealogy Society

web site: https://www.facebook.com/WelshAmericanGenealogySociety/

ancestry.com has message boards for Welsh Surnames.

link: https://www.ancestry.com/boards/surnames.welsh

genuki has mailing lists for Wales.

link: https://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/Genealogy

Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

localhistoryonline provides a listing of local welsh history groups.

web site: http://www.local-history.co.uk/Groups/wales.html

There are also a number of historical society for Welsh American citizens. Two such organizations follow:

Iowa Welsh Society

web site: https://iowawelshsociety.org/

North America Wales Foundation

web site: http://www.nawf.wales/

St. Fagans National Museum of History is a local museum of Welsh History.

web site: https://museum.wales/stfagans/

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales

web site: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amgueddfa_Cymru_%E2%80%93_National_Museum_Wales

Other Societies[edit | edit source]

Rotary Club, Cardiff. Rotary has many clubs in Wales. This is one of the earliest.

web site: https://www.rotary-ribi.org/districts/page.php?PgID=667073&DistrictNo=1150

Royal College of Nurses, Wales

web site: https://www.rcn.org.uk/wales

Welsh Institute of Civil Engineers

web site: https://www.ice.org.uk/about-ice/near-you/uk/wales

The Learned Society of Wales

web site: https://www.learnedsociety.wales/

Welsh Chess Union

web site: https://www.welshchessunion.uk/

Cardiff Astronomical Society

web site: https://www.cardiff-astronomical-society.co.uk/

Women's Welsh Club of America

web site: http://welshhome.com/cp/The-Womens-Welsh-Club-of-America

Welsh Language Society

web site: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Welsh_Language_Society