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24 December 2016

Laura Berry offers her tips for keeping your records and documents in good order so you can keep track of your searches

Blog
19 December 2016

This week, WDYTYA? TV series genealogist Laura Berry reveals how civil records of marriage can help confirm dates and relationships in your family tree

Blog
09 December 2016

In part four, Laura Berry reveals how census returns can help you flesh out your tree and understand your ancestors' lives

Blog
05 December 2016

In part three of our 12-Week Family History Challenge, Laura Berry offers her top tips for getting the most out of your online searches

Blog
28 November 2016

In part two of our 12-Week Family History Challenge, Laura Berry shows you how to get your hands on a birth record and find new avenues of research to explore

Blog
21 November 2016

Have you ever wanted to trace your family tree? Over the next 12 weeks, we'll be publishing 12 free online guides to researching your ancestors for the first time – read Week 1 now!

Blog
18 November 2016

To celebrate Explore Your Archive week 2016, we’re revealing our top 25 reasons to delve into the archives and boost your family history research

Blog
09 November 2016

Kimberley Powell reveals some of the best family history resources for tracing ancestors who emigrated to the United States

Blog
27 October 2016

Thankfully for researchers, our ancestors’ financial woes tended to generate quite a paper trail. Jonathan Scott looks at some of the best resources for finding records of debtors and bankrupts online

Blog
05 September 2016

As children across Britain trudge (or skip) off to their first day of school, we take a quick look at the records available for genealogists researching their forebears' school days

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