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If you do not wish to use PayPal or a debit/credit card, you may pay your annual subscription of £15.00 by any of the following means:

  • With a sterling cheque, drawn on a UK bank, and made out to The Hampshire Genealogical Society.  On the back of the cheque please write “New Membership” and add your full name and postcode which should then be posted to the Membership Secretary at the address below.
  • By direct debit, if you hold a UK bank account, thus ensuring automatic renewal of your subscription.
    The direct debit form can be downloaded via this link or requested from the Membership Secretary.
    Once completed it should posted to The Membership Secretary at the address below.
  • In cash, in person, at the Sales Office, address below.
  • Through Genfair ( entering Hampshire Genealogical Society in the search box. This method will incur a £0.50 administration charge.

The Hampshire Genealogical Society
52 Northern Road
Hants PO6 3DP

Latest News

Old Alresford village booklet now available

Old Alresford, (VB100) is located midway between Alton and Winchester just north of New Alresford which is on the A31. Alresford Pond is a large lake created in the 12th Century at the head of the River Arle, a tributary of the River Itchen. Several water mills have existed along the river with the restored […]

Knowle War Memorial

Knowle Hospital was open in 1852 as the Hampshire County Lunatic Asylum. The asylum was renamed Knowle Mental Hospital in c.1923 and following the 1948 introduction of the National Health Service Act, became Knowle Hospital. At the beginning of the 20th century, Knowle Hospital was home to over 1000 patients and staff and was a self […]

Free Data in the Members’ Area

For some time HGS has had the intention of making some of its large collection of Family History data available to members in the Members’ Area of our website. With the development of our website we have now been able to begin this process and the first set to be introduced is of various ‘small churchyards’ […]

RIP Private Herbert Frank French

Herbert Frank FRENCH was born on 21st April 1884 at 11 Hyde Close in Winchester, the illegitimate son of Emily. On 18th January 1908 he married Sarah Ann (Annie) BIGNELL in Meonstoke and then settled in the village to raise their daughters Emily and Ivy. Herbert was initially in the Territorial Army then when WWI […]

Can you help

 We have recently been passed a copy of a photograph with a request for more information, maybe the location or the purpose. A comment with the photo says that the men were in training but didn’t say what for. 

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