October 2018

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Inside this month's issue

  • Go beyond 1837
    Pam Ross has some nifty tips to find ancestors before the start of civil registration
  • Trace Huguenot roots
    Kathy Chater explains how to discover your family's connection to French Protestant refugees
  • Getting Started Part 3: Visiting Archives
    Chris Paton finishes his beginner's guide with advice on finding offline resources
  • Reader story
    Valerie Corby uncovered a double murder in her husband's tree
  • Trick or feat?
    As Halloween approaches, Julie Peakman sorts the facts from the myths in the spooky world of Victorian spiritualism
  • Plus...
    The best websites for researching the Merchant Navy; a new website for connecting with other family historians; the lives of ancestors who worked as cooks, and much more...

Exclusive bonus content

  • Northern Ireland
    Discover your Northern Irish ancestors with free access to family history records and historic images normally worth £24. 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 25th September 2018
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