December 2007

Griff Rhys Jones – mystery solved!
How our readers traced the comedian's lost relatives

First tank brigade
Matthew Pinsent's tragic links to Britain's secret weapon

Shakespeare's London
The early records that reveal the Bard's life in the capital

The 19th-century fight for safer childbirth

PLUS: Our guides to reading old handwriting, accessing old newspapers, finding Warwickshire records and tracing criminal ancestors

On Sale Date: 
Tuesday 20th November 2007
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Tracing Your Roots audio CD, part one

Three programmes from the Radio 4 series, including:


Advice on using parish records

Workhouses and the poor

Finding family history clues on gravestones

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