Naden/Nadin/Neden/Nedin Family Society is a voluntary, non-profit making
society founded in 1989 by Revd Dennis Lloyd Nadin in order to make
available the result of his extensive family history research to the wider
Its aims include
encouraging and supporting research into the history of the family,
attempting to preserve family records and
enabling members to occasionally meet together.
Membership is open to all those interested in the surname and its variants
but full membership is restricted to those descended from a male or female
member of the family or who have been adopted into the family, including
We are now one of the finest family societies in the country.
Each year we hold a Family Reunion, usually over a weekend, in a locality
particularly associated with the family. These have included the
Naden Valley, Longnor, Hartington, Macclesfield, Derby and Sheffield.
We produce a well regarded family magazine "Roots and Branches"
twice a year. Copies are held at major libraries, including the British Library.
We have members throughout England and in Scotland, Wales, France, ESA,
Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
We have done extensive research including IGI, GRO Index, 50% parish
records in family areas, most wills to 1960, army, police and criminal
records. There has been considerable research of local newspapers in
areas associated with the family.
We have well over 100 branches of the family, which we are attempting to