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If you want to find out if you have Essex family history, the clue could be in your ancestors' surnames
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In the latest episode of Made in Great Britain, the team discovers Luton's hat-making history. Nell Darby picks the best online resources to find your own hat-making ancestors
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Phil Tomaselli picks out the best websites for uncovering your ancestors' service in the Great War over Remembrance Day weekend
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We take a look at this month's online family history records. This month, TheGenealogist announces a new collection to mark the end of the First World War
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Made in Great Britain heads further north to York to explore the city's chocolate making history. We look at three resources to help you research the topic further
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This month's TV listings feature several programmes marking the end of the First World War Centenary, including a BBC Four documentary presented by Huw Edwards
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Following four years of research, the Maritime Archaeology Trust has launched a fully interactive map displaying the sites of nearly 1,200 First World War shipwrecks
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Inspired by BBC Two's Made in Great Britain, Nell Darby explains how you can find out more about ancestors who worked as cutlery makers
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If you have a family member who died on Malta, you can share their story and photograph via the CWGC's website
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The new BBC Two series Made in Great Britain, which begins on 26 October, reveals how our talented ancestors helped to craft modern Britain, says Nell Darby
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