March 2008

DNA special
From surname studies to ethnicity tests, we investigate the family historians decoding their genes

Colin Jackson
The Olympic athlete on his surprising DNA discovery

Trace your criminal ancestors
The best websites to trace your felonious forebears

Extra! Extra!
Scotland's first tabloids

PLUS: Dating photographs of children, getting the most out of phonebook records, tracing Jamaican ancestors and decoding Victorian houses

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Leicestershire ancestors

1851 Leicester census
Find your forebear in the year's headcount

Images of old Leicester
A fascinating visual archive of the area's history.

Photographs of local prisoners, 1881-91
Felons on film from this decade-long resource.

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