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Journal 153 now available

1st May 2024

The current (No 153, May 2024) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched. Members...

Voting for Officers and Committee 2024

27th April 2024

Online voting for Officers andCommitte of the Society and approval of the Chairman's Report for 2023, and the Financial Report for 2023, is  open from...

War Memorials Index added

5th March 2024

We are adding more information about National and International War Memorials where Isle of Wight men and women are commemorated. This is the next stage...

Journal 152 now available

1st February 2024

The current (No 152, February 2024) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched. Members...

The Di Harding Awards for 2023

6th December 2023

We now have the results of the Di Harding Awards for 2023 All the prizewinners have been notified and the results can be found at...

Attrill family information

29th November 2023

We have recreated some of the ATTRILL family information compiled by the late Robin LEWIN and retrieved from the Internet Wayback machine snapshots. This is...

Journal No 151 now available

1st November 2023

The current (No 151, November 2023) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...

Victorian Marriage Indexes added

16th August 2023

We have created this index from the finding aids to marriage registers held by the Isle of Wight County Record Office. These indexes cover the...

General monuments and memorials inventory

16th August 2023

We have added entries for about 100 monuments and memorials of all descriptions, on the Island.  To search this index go to Memorials Inventory At...

Journal No 150 now available

1st August 2023

The current (No 150, August 2023) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...

Journal No 149 now available

29th April 2023

The current (No 149, May 2023) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...

Churches Inventory now added

15th February 2023

We have now added our Churches Inventory to our searchable databases. It contains a list of Churches, Chapels, Cemeteries and other burial grounds, past and...

Small selection of Parish Register transcripts added

15th February 2023

We have now added a small selection of Parish Register transcripts to our searchable databases. Covering just a few of the Island parishes, these transcripts...

Legacy website closedown

15th February 2023

Now that we have transferred virtually all the material from the Legacy website to the current website, we plan to close down the Legacy website...

Journal No 148 now available

1st February 2023

The current (No 148, February 2023) Journal is now available to members as a PDF from the website, and printed copies are being despatched.Members can...