How to join
Membership of the Society
The Society's subscription year runs from 1st April to 31st March. The annual subscription is due on or before 1st April each year and the rates are as follows:
Single Member living in UK Institutional Member Single Member living outside UK
Fees Payable (Paper Magazine)
Fees Payable (Electronic Magazine)
Single Member living in UK
Single Member living outside UK
New members joining after the 1st January will be treated as paid until 31st March in the following year.
Members not having renewed their subscription by 1st May will be deemed to have resigned from membership and any surname interests of that member will automatically be removed from our website.
Payment of membership fees
By Credit or Debit card ~ On-line facilities are available to enable payments to be made through our on-line shop using a secure on-line link - Click on the RED button above and follow the links. Overseas members may also use this facility to make their payments.
By cheque ~ If you wish to pay your membership fees by cheque and do not have a membership form, please send an e-mail to our membership secretary Miss A Turner (click on "Contact Us" us at the top of the page on the web site). Miss Turner will send you a form for completion and return to her with your cheque. All payments made by cheque (check) must be in sterling, payable at a UK bank, in favour of the "Essex Society for Family History” and crossed.
By Cash ~ Cash must NOT be sent by post.
ALL MEMBERS ARE ENTITLED TO VOTE ON SOCIETY BUSINESS.
Changes of Postal or E-mail Address - These can be updated at anytime by logging into the Members only area and selecting the Member Profile facility from the menu in the red box at the top of any page.
Members Surname Interests
All members are able to update and advertise their own surname interests on line.
See details of each parish and its geographical location. Also see details for each church in the parish and the number of records held.
Visit our Online Shop
To join or renew membership on line, buy CD's, order Record searches and other goods and services.