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13 March 2019

Many researchers are seeing unexpected Jewish ancestry in their DNA test results. Emma Jolly explains what the results mean

Blog
06 March 2019

Jonathan Scott investigates the best online resources for finding your cockney family

Blog
27 February 2019

As Findmypast announces its deal to publish the 1921 census, we take a look at the turbulent events our ancestors would have witnessed that year

Blog
21 February 2019

Jonathan Scott picks the best websites for finding old maps of where your ancestors lived and worked

Blog
14 February 2019

WDYTYA? editor Sarah Williams gives her top tips for taking advantage of this weekend's free access to Ancestry's British and Irish records 

Blog
13 February 2019

There's nothing like criminality to add spice to a family tree. Discover your ancestors' prison records with Jonathan Scott's website picks

Blog
05 February 2019

It's back! We reveal how you can get involved with our third annual Transcription Tuesday event on 5 February 2019 and help make unique records accessible to all

Blog
05 February 2019

We reveal how you can help the world’s biggest family history organisation unlock thousands of historic English parish records

Blog
05 February 2019

Join fellow Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine readers in efforts to transcribe an entire book of railway accidents in just 24 hours

Blog
05 February 2019

Discover how you can help build an online index to over 12,000 witness statements held by Warwickshire County Record Office

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