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Suzanne Hirst has spent decades researching the Coromandel and those who set sail in her about 180 years ago with ...

24/04/2018

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Build a little family history research into your daily routine and you’ll be surprised at what you can achieve, ...

17/04/2018

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Find out how to plan a family history road-trip and visit the places where your ancestors lived, in Paul ...

26/03/2018

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It's one thing telling your family story - but how do you uncover those clues in the first place? Discover hints ...

19/03/2018

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Find out how to promote your family history book and secure strong sales figures with Belinda Griffin's expert ...

14/03/2018

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To celebrate International Women’s Day, author Sharon Wright shares how she went in search of the forgotten women ...

07/03/2018

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So, you've been tracing your family tree for several years and 'collected' hundreds of ancestors. But could or ...

22/02/2018

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With search engines a part of our everyday lives, most of us have turned to Google at some stage in our family ...

19/02/2018

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Author Eleni Cotton takes us step by step through the stages of crafting a work of fiction which is based on ...

16/02/2018

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Find out more about your American forebears with Val Greenwood’s expert tips for US family history research. ...

15/02/2018

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Discover more about your ancestor's working life with this guide to top three trade and occupation resources, from ...

29/01/2018

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To mark the centenary of the 1918 Representation of the People Act, Michelle Ballard tells the story of her ...

23/01/2018

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