Autumn 2009

Land Girls
How the Women's Land Army helped win the Second World War, plus behind the scenes on the BBC's new drama and how to research Land Girls in your own family

David Mitchell
The comedian talks exclusively about his discoveries on the show, and what he really thinks about family history...

Scottish estate records
How track down your 18th-century Scots forebears, whether they were farmers or land-owners

14-Day Challenge
Part two of our easy-to-follow getting started plan helps you flesh out the lives of your ancestors

PLUS: How to make sense of RAF records, trace your ancestors in Hampshire, discover what life was like for railway workers and find Napoleonic relatives online

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Hampshire ancestors

Kelly's 1915 Directory of Hampshire and Isle of Wight
Find your Hampshire family at work in this digitised trade directory worth £5.99

1901 census for Scotland
Free access to the entire Scottish census until 10 October 2009, courtesy of

Royal Green Jackets records
Documents including letters, photographs and maps, supplied by Royal Green Jackets Museum

Hampshire documents

Unseen footage from David Mitchell's episode

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