THE FEDERATION

Federation Of Family History Societies

The Geoff Riggs Award

For the Society with the Best Website

Previous Winners


Best Website Award - 2012

Overall Winner

  The Families In British India Society

Large Societies

Winner:
  The Families In British India Society
Highly Commended:
  Clwyd FHS

Medium Societies

Winner:
  Weston-Super-Mare & District FHS
Highly Commended:
  Chandler Family Association

Small Societies

Winner:
  Rugby FH Group
Highly Commended:
  Anglo-Italian FHS

Best Website Award - 2011

Overall Winner
  New Zealand Society of Genealogists
Large Societies
1st: The Families In British India Society
2nd: Guild of One-Name Studies
3rd: North of Ireland FHS
Small Societies
1st: Nuneaton & North Warwickshire FHS
2nd: Rugby FH Group
3rd: Isle of Wight FHS
One-Name Societies
1st: Alabaster Society
2nd: Clan Davidson Association
3rd: The Filby Association
Overseas Societies
1st: New Zealand Society of Genealogists
2nd: Genealogical Society of Queensland Inc
3rd: Genealogical Society of Victoria

Best Website Award - 2010

Overall Winner
  Western Australian Genealogical Society Inc
UK Large Societies
1st: Buckinghamshire FHS
2nd: North of Ireland FHS
Small Societies
1st: The Families In British India Society
2nd: Keighley & District FHS
Highly Commended:
  Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies Inc
Burntwood FH Group
Devon FHS
East of London FHS
Commended:
  Botany Bay FHS Inc
East Surrey FHS
Rugby FH Group
The Filby Association

Best Website Award - 2009

Overall Winner
  British Isles FHS of Greater Ottawa
UK Large Societies
1st: Cheshire Family History Society
2nd: North of Ireland FHS
3rd: Buckinghamshire FHS
Small Societies
1st: Rugby FH Group
Overseas Societies
1st: British Isles FHS of Greater Ottawa
One Name Societies
1st: Metcalfe Society
Highly Commended:
  Dalton Genealogical Society
West Middlesex FHS
Western Australian Genealogical Society Inc
Commended:
  The Filby Association
The Families In British India Society
Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies Inc

Best Website Award - 2008

Overall Winner
  North Cheshire FHS
UK Societies
1st: North Cheshire FHS
2nd: Kent FHS
3rd: East Surrey FHS
Overseas Societies
1st: British Isles FHS of Greater Ottawa
2nd: Society of Australian Genealogists
3rd: Genealogical Society of Victoria
One Name Societies
1st: Bunting FHS
2nd: Alabaster Society
3rd: Sole Society
Specialist Societies
1st: The Families In British India Society
2nd: Guild of One-Name Studies
3rd: Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain
Highly Commended:
  Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry
Isle of Wight FHS
Commended:
  Devon FHS
Norfolk FHS
North of Ireland FHS
Buckinghamshire FHS

Best Website Award - 2007

Winner: Sussex FH Group webmaster: Alan Stoner
2nd place: Buckinghamshire FHS webmaster: Dave Foster
3rd place: Essex Society for FH webmaster: Colin Smith
Highly Commended: County or Area Societies North of Ireland FHS
Devon FHS
Highly Commended: Overseas Societies British Isles FHS of Greater Ottawa
Society of Australian Genealogists
Highly Commended: One-Name Societies Offley Family Society
Highly Commended: Specialist Societies Guild of One-Name Studies
Commended: County or Area Societies East Surrey FHS
Northamptonshire FHS
North Cheshire FHS
Bristol & Avon FHS
Commended: Overseas Societies Genealogical Society of Victoria
Alberta Genealogical Society
Commended: One-Name Societies Bunting FHS
Sole Society
Stonehewer to Stanier Society

Best Website Award - 2006

Winner: North West Kent FHS webmaster: Steve Archer
2nd place: Devon FHS webmaster: Dean Skilton
3rd place: Essex Society for FH webmaster: Colin Smith
Highly Commended: Northamptonshire FHS webmaster: Andy Gryspeerdt and Angela Malin
Highly Commended: North Cheshire FHS webmaster: David Ramsden
Highly Commended East Surrey FHS webmaster: Brian Hudson

Best Website Award - 2005

Winner: Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry webmaster: Bill Harrison
2nd place: Devon FHS webmaster: Dean Skilton
3rd place: East Surrey FHS webmaster: Brian Hudson
Highly Commended: Essex Society for FH webmaster: Colin Smith
Highly Commended: Guild of One-Name Studies webmaster: Paul Millington
Highest placed
Overseas Society:
Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies Inc webmaster: Jack Ide
Highest placed
One-Name Societies:
Metcalfe Society
Bunting FHS
webmaster: Carol Herbert
webmaster: Jerry Green

Best Website Award - 2003-4

Winner: Sussex FH Group webmaster: Alan Stoner
2nd place: Bristol & Avon FHS webmaster: Bob Lawrence
Highly Commended: Devon FHS webmaster: Dean Skilton
Highly Commended: Lancashire FH & HS webmaster: Fred Moor
Highly Commended: Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry webmaster: Bill Harrison
Commended: Essex Society for FH webmaster: Colin Smith
Commended: Weston-Super-Mare & District FHS webmaster: Kevin Taylor

Best Website Award - 2002

Winner: South Cheshire FHS webmaster: Ian Hartas
2nd place: Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry webmaster: Bill Harrison
Highly Commended: Essex Society for FH webmaster: Colin Smith
Highly Commended: East of London FHS webmaster: Jan Hart
Highly Commended: Guild of One-Name Studies webmaster: Paul Millington
Highly Commended: Manchester & Lancashire FHS webmaster: John Marsden

Best Website Award - 2001

Winner: Cheshire Family History Society webmaster: Brett Langston
2nd place: Alberta Genealogical Society webmaster: Laura Turnbull
3rd place: East of London FHS webmaster: Jan Hart
4th place: Watkins FHS webmaster: David Watkins
5th place: Gwent FHS webmaster: Geoff Riggs
6th place: Norfolk FHS webmaster: Paul Welbank
7th place: Maryborough District FHS Inc webmaster: David Kidd

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