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If you have ever wandered into a village churchyard and seen a rather different gravestone with a military badge ...

25/06/2019

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Historian Peter Guillery reveals a lesser-known part of Huguenot and Spitalfields heritage. ...

04/06/2019

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Ahead of the 400th anniversary of the historic voyage of the Mayflower ship from the UK to the ‘New World’ of ...

18/04/2019

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In this blog Christine Jackson gives a flavour of her wider interest in family history research, namely the lives ...

08/04/2019

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#AncestryHour Twitter guru and professional researcher Susie Douglas is a self-confessed genealogy addict, and ...

29/03/2019

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In his latest blog, Paul Chiddicks urges us to take our family history outside the four walls of our home, by ...

25/02/2019

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Would you like to find out more about your Chinese ancestors? Perhaps discover their ancestral village and learn ...

30/01/2019

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Do you have Roman Catholic ancestors in your family tree? If so, you can find records in the most surprising of ...

22/01/2019

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In his latest blog, Paul Chiddicks takes a look at the top ten sins a genealogist can commit… ...

21/01/2019

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Has your family tree research led you to ancestors in Belgium? Rasmus Dahlqvist of Belgian Ancestry Help shows you ...

21/12/2018

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In this latest blog, Paul Chiddicks takes a look at how and why you should obtain a death certificate for your ...

07/12/2018

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Discover the many benefits of joining a family history society when tracing your ancestors - whether you're a ...

20/11/2018

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