March 2017

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Inside this month's issue

  • Newspaper sources
    Discover how searching newspaper archives can reveal fascinating family stories
  • Sir Ian McKellen
    Learn how the Who Do You Think You Are? TV researchers pieced the actor's story together
  • Gypsy ancestors
    Jeremy Harte offers his top tips for uncovering your gypsy heritage
  • 1911 census
    Paul Blake reveals how you can build a picture of your ancestors' lives before the First World War using this crucial genealogical source
  • Little Ireland
    Caroline Scott lifts the lid on the discrimination and poverty faced by Irish migrants during the 19th century
  • Plus...
    The best websites for tracing Welsh ancestors; investigating the lives of Victorian bakers; how to convert your smartphone into a free scanner and more...

Exclusive bonus content

  • Kent
    Discover your Kentish kin with three historic datasets worth £35. 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 14th February 2017
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