2015 Blog Summary

2015 Blog Summary

I published 10 blogs in 2015, based on my research for my ancestors. Here is a review of each blog, the stories researched and sources of information that were invaluable to me. Have a look, and click on the title of those that take your interest, or that you have...
Hands-on in the archives

Hands-on in the archives

Having exhausted the Internet indexes and records, we must turn our attention to other sources of data on our ancestors. Using my local County Record Office; Cambridgeshire Archives as an example I’d like to highlight records that may help you tell the wider...
We will remember them… (part three)

We will remember them… (part three)

In last weeks blog I continued my search for Alfred my Grand Uncle who lost his life in World War One. I identified the record of the Great War medals he was entitled to, his grave and his record in the Rolls of Honour. My search this week continues with war diaries....