The Harleian Society

The Harleian Society is a registered charity (no. 253659), established in 1869 and incorporated in 1902*. Its official objects are "the transcribing, printing and publishing of the heraldic visitations of counties, parish registers or any manuscripts relating to genealogy, family history and heraldry".

The Society is known for the quality and scholarship of its publications, particularly its editions of the Heralds' Visitations in the possession of the College of Arms.

On this website you will find a brief introduction to the Society, links to related online resources including back copies of our publications, and details of how to obtain our current volumes.

For details of our latest publication, The Visitation of Hertfordshire 1669, please click here


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* Our company name is "The Harleian Society Incorporated (1902)", no. 72647
   Registered office: College of Arms, Queen Victoria Street, London, EC4V 4BT