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Sharing Shetland Surnames - 2017

April 25th, 2017

Following on from the highly successful projects last year the Society has two projects simmering away now for launch during the year.

Latest issue of Coontin Kin now available

March 23rd, 2017

The latest edition of the society magazine Coontin Kin is now available and is full of interesting material.

FESTIVE GREETINGS FROM SHETLAND! December 15th, 2015

The committee and volunteers of the Shetland Family History Society wish all Shetlanders, the wider Shetland Diaspora and indeed everyone a very merry Christmas and a healthy and prosperous New Year.

Please note that our premises at Hillhead, Lerwick will close after regular opening on Saturday, 19th December, and will reopen again on Monday, 11th January 2016 with regular opening times published here.