Welcome to the web pages of

"The Heath Family of Staffordshire".

Anyone who now visits the new website will find that some pages have restricted access. This means that you will have to send a request via the "Contact Page" to request a password.

When requesting a password to access the site, you will have to supply information so that we can verify your connection to the Heath family.

When you get your password please don't pass it on to anyone else.

Access will only be granted to someone with a bona fide connection to the Heath family.


This site is intended to become a resource for any would be "HEATH" researcher out there who wishes to follow their pedigree by taking advantage of knowledge already fully researched and which has already been looked at by at least a family member with a vested interest in ensuring that it is as accurate as it can be It concentrates mainly on the HEATH's of Horton, near Leek in Staffordshire but there are now relatives throughout the UK and even out in Canada, New Zealand and Australia. There are also some interesting links to Pennsylvania in America.

There are three main contributors of information to this site: Melanie MYATT, Harry BURN and Mark HEATH, all are related through direct blood line or marriage to the Heaths of Horton Parish in Staffordshire. There are many other contributors though and the aim is to counteract some of poor research that has built up over the years on the internet with information that has been verified and known to be correct.

There will eventually be links added to other useful sites. We hope to include the odd pedigree that has been worked upon but not tied in as yet to the Horton clan. Rather than leave these in a cupboard gathering dust, they will be placed on here to encourage information exchange. Please bear with us as the website is developed and extra features etc are added. There is a forum included where you can discuss the family and if anyone has any requests please don't be shy pop it onto the forum.


2019 Commemorations for George Heath 1844-1869


Heath Family Tree

The main "Heath Family Tree" is located on the Tribal Pages site and is the result of a lot of hard and sometimes frustrating work carried out by of our very own Mark Heath and contains in excess of 20,000 individuals of our extended family. This is the link to the is listed below.


Mark Heath

Hannah Heath


Found this in the archives amongst George Heath's papers, written 151 years ago.
October 13th


Staffordshire Heath Family History Reunion 2022


After an absence of 3 years we're pleased to announce the date has been set for a Staffordshire Heath Family History Reunion. Please make a note in your diary for "Saturday 17th September 2022," as in previous years the reunion will take place at "Rudyard Methodist Church, Lake Road, Rudyard, ST13 8RL from 1 - 5pm."

Please come along ; it's a highlight of our group! There will be displays of some of our latest family history research, a paper/working copy of the tree, local resources and hopefully loads of photos. Most importantly it'll be a lovely social opportunity to meet up in person and maybe find some new cousins. There'll be tea/coffee and biscuits available.

We don't make a charge for entry but welcome donations to help cover costs.
All subject to any change in covid restrictions of course!


Last update 23/04/2022 by Harry Burn.