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The producers of a new BBC series are looking for three or four generations of the same family to take part in a programme exploring social change in Britain through a century of census results
Our regular columnist Alan Crosby updates us on his family history finds – including an exciting trip to Poland
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From cooks to nurses, find out more about the forebears who kept the front line fighting in the First World War and the best records to use with our expert guide. Plus tips on using maps and surveys, probate registers, settlement records and more...
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The Christmas issue features two great gifts – our Family History Web Directory 2011 CD and huge seven-generation family tree wallchart. There's plenty inside, too, including our guide to 25 websites not to miss in 2011, tips on researching adopted ancestors and more...
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Family historians will now be able to access more than 850,000 Devon parish records online thanks to a joint project between Devon Family History Society and Findmypast
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The National Archives has made accessible more than one thousand Royal Navy Medical Officers’ Journals as part of an extensive cataloguing project supported by the Wellcome Trust.
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This week's guide to the best TV and radio for family and local historians, featuring new looks at both World Wars and stories of Civil Wars on both sides of the Atlantic
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Genealogists with family connections to Somerset will now have new ways to explore valuable records, thanks to the opening of a new archives facility
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An archive of more than a million aerial photos of Britain taken throughout the twentieth century is to receive funding for the collection to be made available online.
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In the third part of our new series, we take a further look at one of the documents featured in this month's Gem from the Archive – a 19th-century letterbook detailing a tragic accident
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