July 2011

In the

Issue 49









On the cover


The world in one city
We explore why Liverpool may hold the key to finding your ancestors – and show you how to make the most of the four million records newly available online

West Midlands nail-makers
The first in our new series on researching your ancestors' trades and professions


+ Also in this issue

The West Indies
Find forebears in Britain's Caribbean sugar industry

Death and burial records
Go online to learn more about your ancestors' final resting places

District nurses
Uncover the records that will tell you more about the careers of your kin in the caring profession

Enclosure records
Understand the land documents that will shed light on your family's history

Plus.... meet the new man in charge at The National Archives; make the most of the Connected Histories website; the Victorian newspaper that brought news to the masses plus the latest news, reviews and expert advice


On your free CD

Shropshire ancestors
Find your family with the thousands of records packed onto our free cover CD


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On Sale Date: 
Tuesday 14th June 2011
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