Hotts, Ireshopeburn, Bishop Auckland, DL13 1HD
A unique and powerful family history resource
containing over 60,000 individuals, from some 300 Weardale families,
whose relationships can be displayed as ancestor charts or descendant trees.
Contacts for our genealogy support:
Ken takes the lead on developing the Weardale Museum resources.
Eric provides research for the Weardale resources and additionally will help people with family history enquiries not related to Weardale.
David Heatherington (01388)517433)
David curates the Museum but is available to support family history enquiries.
Many of our visitors and correspondents have generously donated to the museum copies of their family histories and genealogy researches, making them available to other visitors.
The following family names are amongst those represented in our growing collection:
Adamson, Coatsworth, Coulthard, Dalkin, Egglestone, Emerson, Featherstone, Fenwick, Fleming, Gardiner, Graham, Hodgson, Longstaff, Maddison, Milburn, Morley, Nattrass, Parker, Peart, Pickering, Robinson, Vickers, Walton, Watson, Wearmouth.