Thank you so much for visiting us!
Here are a few sites you may find useful.
Just click on the title and it will take you straight to the relevant page.
Family & local History
This site holds a wealth of information on family & local history.
Frome Museum aims to provide a high-quality environment for displaying local heritage to the public. The Museum has a large collection of artifacts both on display and in storage, including the nationally important Singer's Collection.
Family & social history in Frome
This group is for sharing information relating to family and social history in the ancient Hundred of Frome, Somerset including all surrounding villages.
Somerset Parish Registers
The site of Ian Sage which also contains transcriptions of Somerset Parish Registers which are available online including the Frome churches: Christchurch, Holy Trinity, St John the Baptist, St Mary, Badcox Lane, Baptist, Bath Street, Catherine Hill, Methodist, Primitive Methodist, Rook Lane Chapel, Sheppard Barton, Society of Friends, Wesleyan, Woodlands, Workhouse, Zion.
Somerset and Dorset Family History Society
The Somerset & Dorset Family History Society with many resouces relating to Frome & district.
Workhouses in Frome.
History, Photos, Bibliography, Church Records, Maps.
Frome Past Carnivals
History of Frome Carnival with hundreds of photos of Carnival Royalty and Carnival entries.
An extremely comprehensive account of the Browning family from Frome which also includes the Cooper family and Hancock genealogy.
Tudgay & George Families
Finding the family of William Tudgdy/Tudgey/Tudgay and Sarah George of Leigh on Mendip, Somerset.
My early pioneers (starting in Frome) and their lives by Frank Murray.
Mitchell, Dodimead & Sheppard Family
Part of the "Mitchell family online" showing Dorcas Sheppard of Frome and David Frank Dodimead of Frome.
Family Connections - Christchurch Frome. A list of vicars from 1818 onwards with notes.
Genealogy pages for the Garrett family of Frome.
Hiscox & Seer Families
Hiscox and Seer families of Frome history page.
Smith family of Frome history page.
Tabor family of Frome history page.
Brief History of Frome.
Images Of Frome
This site shares photographic memories and their accompanying stories of Frome. This site links to http://historypin.com/map/
Quarry Faces is building a team of volunteers to help to piece together stories and memories which will reveal the fascinating history of quarrying on the East Mendips.
History of East Mendip Quarries including Vallis Vale, Vobster and Bilbao, Torr Works, Whatley, Moon's Hill, Waterlip, Asham and Westdown, Barnclose, Halecombe and Cooks Wood.
Fussells Iron Works of Mells.