This week’s top special offers and discounts for family historians

Don't miss discount RootsIreland subscriptions, free access to Revolutionary War records and more



RootsIreland, the leading records website for Irish family history, are offering the chance to save 20% on a 12-month subscription with their Special Summer Offer.


Was: £198
Now: £158
Offer ends: 11.59pm IST, 14 July

Revolutionary War records on Fold3

To celebrate America’s Independence Day, Fold3 – Ancestry’s specialist military records website – have opened up their Revolutionary War collections for free. If your ancestors fought for American independence, don’t miss the chance to find out more about their service! You will need to register for a Fold3 account.

Was: $7.95 per month
Now: Free
Offer ends: 11.59pm MT, 15 July

DNA tests

DNA tests are opening up new frontiers in family history research, allowing family historians to understand their heritage and connect with distant relatives. If you’ve never tried DNA testing, don’t miss this chance to save money by taking advantage of these special offers from leading DNA testing companies. If you need help deciding which test is best for you, find out more with our guide.

Was: £79
Now: £49
Offer ends: 20 July

Was: £99 (DNA Ancestry kit)/ £179 (DNA Ancestry & Wellbeing kit)
Now: £69/ £99
Offer ends: Unknown

Pen & Sword

Get eBooks from leading family history publisher Pen & Sword for just £1.99 in their July sale. This month’s selection includes titles on the First and Second World Wars, the Georgian era and women’s history.

MyHeritage birth records

An astonishing 1,099,379,647 birth records from around the world, including English and Scottish state and church records, are now available to search for free on MyHeritage – making it easier than ever to find out when and where your ancestors were born.

Was: £109 per year
Now: Free
Offer ends: 16 July


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