We regret that because of a continual decrease

in the number of members and a lack of

volunteers to run the Society it will close

on 31st December 2016


North West Kent FHS


will take over

from 1st January 2017

the area previously covered by TWFHS



Welcome to our website

We are a small Society with around 250 members who either live in or have family history connections with the Tunbridge Wells area, which straddles the Kent / East Sussex border. The following parishes are of specific interest to our members:-


Ashurst, Bidborough, Lamberhurst (part), Pembury, Penshurst, Southborough and Speldhurst.

 East Sussex

Frant, Lamberhurst (part), Rotherfield, Ticehurst, Wadhurst and Withyham.

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