From Monday 16 July, residents of Cessnock City will be invited to collect their Resident’s Buy Local Guide. This special magazine is part of a new ‘Buy Local’ campaign developed by Cessnock City Council under the Advance Cessnock City partnership, in order to encourage residents to support more local businesses.Read More
Cessnock District Historical Society
Cessnock District Historical and Family History Society
Family History Research
The research team is available to assist with research at Cessnock Public Library, Vincent Street Cessnock on Mondays 9.00am - 3.00pm and Tuesdays 9.00am - 1.00pm. Other times by appointment only.
A Family History Research Service is available as a paid service.
- $15.00 for written requests (includes up to five pages of photocopying). Please provide a self-addressed, business sized envelope with two 60c stamps enclosed.
- $5.00 for non-members to access the Family History Group resources with assistance from members on duty.
- $15.00 for extended research.
- Members free.
Items for sale
Combined Cemeteries (CD only) Excel format: $20.00 plus $3.00 postage
Cessnock Pioneer Register: $35.00 plus $7.50 postage (book) $25.00 plus $3.00 postage (CD)
Other publications available. For more information contact the Family History Group.
Dawn Reid: 4990 4209
Lynette Hamer: 4936 2493
Keith Woollett (convener)
Address for Postal Requests:
Dawn Reid or Lynette Hamer
Cessnock Family History Group
C/- Cessnock City Library
PO Box 152
Cessnock NSW 2325
Family History Group Meetings
First Monday of each month
Cessnock City Library 1.00pm - 2.00pm