April 2011

In the

Issue 46










On the cover

Census special
As data from the 1911 Scotland census is released, we look at how to use the new resources to uncover your ancestors

Farming forebears
Find your 'ag labs' in the records


+ Also in this issue

Early census returns
Although most don't include names, there's much to be found in the pre-1841 surveys...

Missing from the census
What were your ancestors doing when the enumerators came calling?

Heraldry and pedigrees
Looking for crests or coats of arms? Make the most of the resources available online 

Pre-First World War service records
Learn more about your ancestors in early records

Plus.... we go behind the scenes with Radio 4's Tracing Your Roots; learn more about your local area in the early 18th century; discover more about the role that women farmers played in the years before the Second World War and more


On your free CD

Mid-Wales ancestors
Find your family with the thousands of records packed onto our free cover CD


Issue details

Have a comment or query about the issue?
Have your say on our forums, or email Matt Elton at mattelton@bbcmagazines.com


On Sale Date: 
Tuesday 22nd March 2011
Issue Number: 
Mid Wales


We use cookies to improve your experience of our website. Cookies perform functions like recognising you each time you visit and delivering advertising messages that are relevant to you. Read more here