December 2016

Click here to access the digital edition now

Or download the issue to your tablet/mobile via iTunes (Apple), Google Play (Android) or Amazon (Kindle)

Inside this month's issue

  • Getting started: part three
    In the final part of our 12-week genealogy challenge, Laura Berry introduces death records, parish registers and more
  • Oaks Colliery disaster
    Brian Elliott describes the tragic mining accident that struck Barnsley shortly before Christmas 150 years ago
  • Caribbean ancestors
    Learn how to trace your Caribbean ancestors like Who Do You Think You Are? star Liz Bonnin
  • Scottish nonconformists
    Chris Paton reveals his expert methods for researching relatives outside the 'Kirk'
  • Plus...
    The best websites for researching trade union ancestors; the forgotten phenomenon of hiring fairs; the difficult lives of workhouse employees and more...

Exclusive bonus content

  • South Wales
    Discover your South Wales forebears with our free resources worth over £50. Retrieve your code from page 87 of the magazine and click here to download the files now.


Have a comment or query about the issue? Have your say on our free family history forum or drop us an email.

On Sale Date: 
Tuesday 22nd November 2016
Issue Number: 
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