The Société Jersiaise is a learned society in Jersey which was founded in 1873, in the manner of similar county societies in the United Kingdom and Sociétés Savantes [1] in France for the purposes of:

  • "The Publication of Local History,
  • The encouragement of the use of French, the official language, (subsequently dropped)
  • The study of the ancient local dialect,
  • To achieve, as far as possible, the conservation of all prehistoric and historical sites,
  • To found a library, mainly historical and archaeological,
  • To collaborate with other societies with similar aims"

More information on the Wikipedia page [2].

The website is [3]