Resources

As well as the Huguenot Library, Huguenot records may be found at the institutions listed below.

The Huguenot Society is not responsible for content or for any errors occurring on linked websites.

England

Civil registration of births, marriages and deaths run from 1837 and are deposited at The National Archives, as are many original wills and the original Huguenot church registers.

The National Archives
Ruskin Avenue
Kew
Richmond
TW9 4DU
Tel: 020 8876 3444

London Metropolitan Archives, (formerly Greater London Records) houses London Parish and Electoral registers, Land Tax assessments, Parish Poor Relief and Boards of Guardians records, also rate books of the Commissioners of Sewers.

London Metropolitan Archives
40 Northampton Road
London
EC1R 0HB

The Guidhall Library contains Apprenticeship records, Boyd's marriage index, census returns and early London directories, Sun Insurance Office policies, records of the Weaver's Company, and the London Gazette.

The Guildhall Library
Guildhall
London
EC2 2EJ

The Society of Genealogists houses Boyd's marriage index (non-members may search for a daily fee).

The Society of Genealogists
14 Charterhouse Buildings
London
EC1M 7BA

The French Protestant Church of London Library is open by appointment with the Hon. Archivist. For information on its holdings see Vol.L, Quarto Series.

The French Protestant Church of London Library,
9-11 Soho Square
London
W1

The Minet Library contains much Huguenot material and the Society's publications

Lambeth Archives Department
The Minet Library
52 Knatchbull Road
London
SE5 9QY

Australia

For information about Huguenots who went to Australia contact The Huguenot Society of Australia.

The Huguenot Society of Australia
P.O. Box 184
Newtown NSW 2042
Australia

France

Information on protestant ancestors can be obtained from :

La Société de L'Histoire du Protestantisme Franí§ais et Service de Généalogie
54 rue des Saints-Pí¨res
Paris 75007

Many records are deposited with the various Departmental Archive offices.

Germany

For information on Huguenots who went to Germany contact the Genealogy section of the Deutsche Hugenotten-Gesellschaft.

Deutsche Hugenotten-Gesellschaft
Deutsches Huguenotten-Zentrum
Hafenplatz 9a
D-34385 Bad Karlshafen
Germany


Holland

Information on Walloon ancestors can be obtained from:

Centraal Bureau voor Genealogie
Prins Willem-Alexanderhof 22
NL-2595 BE DEN HAAG
The Netherlands

A useful English language brochure on tracing ancestors in the Netherlands can be found on the  Centraal Bureau voor Genealogie website.

South Africa

For information on Huguenots who went to South Africa contact :

The Huguenot Society of South Africa
PO Box 293
Franschhoek 7690
South Africa

United States

For information on Huguenots who went to America contact:

The Huguenot Society of America
20, West 44th Street
Suite 510
New York
NY 10036
USA

The Huguenot Society of South Carolina
138 Logan Street
Charleston
South Carolina 29401-1941
USA

Events

Symposium at Rochester, 26 April, 'A Lasting Legacy: The Remarkable Lives of Britain's Huguenot Refugees.' (click for downloadable flier).

Huguenot Heritage Centre, Rochester
Heritage Lottery Fund investment for the establishment of a national Huguenot Heritage Centre has now been secured.

2014 Lecture programme
For details click here

6th International Huguenot Conference 2015
The conference, from 9-11 September, based in London, explores Huguenot networks in Europe 1550-1800.
For details click here