Family and Local History

Trace your family history or explore the history of where you live.

We can help you get started with access to family and local history resources including websites, maps and photographs.

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Family History

Explore your family history with resources including Ancestry and Findmypast, free to use with your library card. Plus family history websites accessible to all.
Family history

Local History

Explore the history of where you live and the changing scenery and communities of West Sussex. From the earliest period of history to the present day. We can help you get started with access to local history resources including websites, maps and photographs.
Local history

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