October 2013

In the

Issue 78








100 free websites
You don't have to dip into your wallet to research your family tree — we look at 100 websites that won't cost you a penny

Minnie Driver
Hollywood star Minnie Driver's episode of WDYTYA? includes tales of her father's double life and wartime bravery




Also inside this issue

Reader story
Wartime scandal, a bitter business rivalry and a missing person is just part of Sarah Smith's fascinating family history

Eureka moment
It's taken Anne Sherman 15 years smash through her brick wall regarding one mysterious ancestor who vanished from all records — find out how she did it

Victorian charities
Victorian charities were a decidedly political affair with applicants often falling foul of a controversial voting system

Plus... the best websites for tracking down Canadian ancestors; understanding which records can tell you exactly what was the cause of death for your relatives; looking at how soldiers' wills can tell you about their life; and much more...


Exclusive online content

Suffolk ancestors
Uncover your Suffolk ancestors with our exclusive digital resources


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Tuesday 3rd September 2013
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