July 2013

In the

Issue 75








How to find wills
Our essential guide to the resource that reveals your ancestors’ family and possessions – and their attitudes to both

Your Essential Yorkshire Library DVD
As well as an expert feature on researching your Yorkshire family, the issue comes with an exclusive DVD containing 24 digitised books and directories worth £29.99


Also inside this issue

Inside the workhouse
We go behind the scenes of a new television programme that lifts the lid on life within these dreaded institutions

Reader story
When Laura Doyle started investigating a double-barrelled surname in her family, she had no idea she’d uncover a scandal involving emigration to New Zealand

Sewing bees
We explore the role that needlework played in the lives of our female ancestors

Plus... the best websites for researching Suffragettes; our guide to tracking down Nonconformist ancestors; discover the invaluable records of the Scottish Retours; a look at the framework knitters of the Midlands and much more...


Exclusive online datasets

Gloucestershire ancestors
Research your links to the county with free data worth £26


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Tuesday 11th June 2013
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