May 2017

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Inside this month's issue

  • DNA testing guide
    With so many tests available, how do you decide which one is right for you? Debbie Kennett provides expert advice
  • Film archives
    Explore these often overlooked resources with Amanda Randall. You might even spot an ancestor on screen
  • Scottish medical records
    Chris Paton helps you navigate the resources which shed light on both patients and prisoners
  • 1841 census
    Paul Blake shows you how to get the most out of the first modern census
  • Grounds for appeal
    A First World War archive discovery shines a light on conscription appeals, Karyn Burnham reveals
  • Plus...
    The best websites for researching apprentices; the lives of ancestors who worked as boatmen; how to merge GEDCOMs in your family tree and more

Exclusive bonus content

  • The Potteries
    Discover ancestors from the Staffordshire Potteries with free 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 11th April 2017
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