Northamptonshire Family History Society publications can be purchased online at Parish Chest or Genfair.

Publications available include general research books, militia lists,union workhouse transcripts, non-conformist registers, marriage notices and other miscellaneous publications.

A list of our publications can be downloaded here.


A Short Guide to Researching your Local and Family History at Northamptonshire Records Office

Aimed mainly at new users to Northamptonshire Archives(although regular visitors will also find it of interest),this booklet will tell you all you need to know about the rich variety of sources that are available, how to access them and how to make the most of your visit. It covers a variety of topics from births, marriages and deaths, wills and probate, maps, the parish chest to estate and family collections as well as a comprehensive guide to finding your way around (revised and updated 2020) Price £2.50 plus p/p.Available from our bookstall or online via Parish Chest or Genfair

Sources for Researching  Non‐conformists in Northamptonshire

Originally published by NFHS in 2004, this guide has recently been revised and updated.It covers key dates in non‐conformist history with detailed chapters on sources for specific religions and includes details of records held by Northamptonshire Archives Price £2.50 plus p/p. Available from our bookstall or online via Parish Chest or Genfair

Memorial Inscription Booklets.

These are produced regularly as a direct result result of our ongoing projects. Over 200 parish booklets are now available. A list of published books is available to download HERE. Copies are available from Parish Chest or Genfair.

Recent Publications – Byfield, Chipping Warden, Daventry, Edgcote, Everdon, Norton, Ravensthorpe, Weedon Lois (with Weston Baptist and Plumpton), Woodford Halse.

PUBLICATIONS ON CD/USB CD/USB’s are available from Parish Chest or Genfair

Vols 1-30 ~ Over 600 pages of articles, news, research information, parish profiles, strays and more from the first 30 volumes of Footprints.

Vols 31-40 ~ Over 800 pages of articles, news, research information, parish profiles, strays, news from the Archives, local research information and much more from Footprints Vols 31-40

Available on CD or USB – 1 – 30 Price £10, 13 – 40 £12 (or save & buy both for £20!)


Revised Edition 2019:  . This Index of over 87,000 entries is available as a CD or USB. It includes the reference numbers should you wish to order a copy from Northampton Archives.
Available on CD or USB – Price: £12.00

CDs/USBs are available online from Parish Chest or Genfair
 by post (plus £1.60 p/p)