Family and community history

All libraries have a community history section which has books that will help you discover information about the local area, communities within Telford and Wrekin and how to trace your family history.

In addition, library members also have free access to Ancestry Library UK, available within any of our Telford & Wrekin Libraries. Ancestry Library UK is a popular family history website. 

View information about local history resources covering the areas and communities now within the borough.


Start a family tree

Start your family tree with Ancestry Library UK. Connect with your family story and discover the what, where, and who of how it all leads to you.

Browse the online library catalogue to view a great selection of books on tracing your family tree.


Find your World War One ancestors

Ancestry World War One records tell you what your relatives looked like, where they came from, the places they fought and the medals they earned.

Browse the online library catalogue to view a great selection of books on tracing your World War One ancestors.

Last updated: 3.32pm on Monday 11 March 2019

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