May 2012

In the

Issue 60











On the cover


London ancestors
Tracing forebears in the Big Smoke? We show you how to find the right records, uncover unusual sources and break down brick walls with new data online


+ Also this issue

Scottish parish registers
From Glasgow to the Highlands, find your kin in Scotland with these essential records

Early police records
Do some detective work of your own and learn more about forebears who upheld the law

Merchant Navy
As new resources go online, we chart the lives of men who made a living at sea

Life in debtors prison
What would your impoverished ancestors have experienced in these infamous institutions? We find out

Plus.... how to find Chartist ancestors online; what soldiers' effects ledgers can reveal about your forebears; Ellis Island records explored by our expert; don your press hat and investigate your journalist ancestors plus the latest news, tips and more


Plus! Exclusive online datasets

Lincolnshire ancestors
Track down your Lincs links with our exclusive bonus content worth £26


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On Sale Date: 
Tuesday 17th April 2012
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