February 2017

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Inside this month's issue

  • Take your research back further
    Ed Dutton reveals how a visit to The National Archives at Kew can help transform your research
  • Shipwrecked ancestors
    Simon Wills shows you how to research your shipwrecked forebears just like WDYTYA? star Cheryl
  • Council records
    Carol Kerry-Green discusses local council records and the clues they can offer about your family's past
  • WW1 Scottish pension tribunals
    Janet Bishop looks at a record set that may help you trace Scottish soldiers who served during the First World War
  • Criminal conversation
    How Anna Maria Barry uncovered the fascinating story of a philandering opera singer that shocked Georgian England
  • Plus...
    The best websites for tracing Victorian soldiers; investigating the careers of police detective ancestors; how our forebears found love in local newspapers and more...
     

Exclusive bonus content

  • Derbyshire
    Discover ancestors from the East Midlands with our free resources worth £17. Retrieve your code from page 87 of the magazine and click here to download the files now.
     

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On Sale Date: 
Tuesday 17th January 2017
Issue Number: 
122
Availability: 
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