Hastings and Rother Family History Society

Hastings & Rother Family History Society was formed in 1986 to encourage the study and research of Family History in Hastings and Rother. This area is often referred to as 1066 country due to its connection with the Norman Conquest at the Battle of Hastings.  Parishes covered include: Ashburnham, Battle, Bexhill, Bodiam, Brightling, Brede, Burwash, Beckley, Crowhurst, Catsfield, Camber, Dallington, Etchingham, East Guldeford, Ewhurst, Fairlight, Guestling, Hastings - There were 3 Hastings parishes All Saints, St Clements and St Mary-in-the-Castle, Hollington, Icklesham, Iden, Mountfield, Northiam, Ore, Pett, Penhurst, Peasmarsh, Playden, Rye, Rye Foreign, Sedlescombe, Salehurst, St Leonards, Ticehurst, Udimore, Westfield, Whatlington and Winchelsea.