October 2017

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Inside this month's issue

  • Discover your London ancestors
    Dr Jonathan Oates shares tips for tracing forebears who lived in the capital
  • Competitions to enter
    8 competitions to enter, with the chance to win £1,000-worth of top prizes
  • 10 tips for smarter census searching
    Laura Berry shares some advice for optimising your search results
  • London's street children
    For many, Dickens's portrayal of street life was a grim reality, says Janet Sacks
  • Holocaust records
    Jeanette R Rosenberg on key sources relating to Jewish family members during the Second World War
  • Plus...
    The best websites for free databases; the lives of ancestors who worked as gamekeepers; exploring Irish newspapers; and more...

Exclusive bonus content

  • Liverpool
    Discover ancestors from Liverpool with this set of records and images. Retrieve your code from page 87 of the magazine and click here to download the files now.

10th anniversary free booklet

To commemorate our 10th anniversary, we've got a free bonus guide to Ancestry's London resources, including parish records, censuses, school records, wills and more.


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On Sale Date: 
Tuesday 26th September 2017
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