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What stories might your ancestors tell?
2019 Blog Summary I published 11 blogs in 2019, all on researching 'alien' ancestors; tracing the family history records for ancestors located in other countries. This continued following requests from customers, especially from my courses and talks for insights into...read more
Your ancestors in Poland Poland (officially The Republic of Poland) is a Country with a rich history. With a population of 38.5 million it is the sixth largest member of the European Union. Warsaw is the capital with other major cities including Kraków, Łódź, Wrocław,...read more
Your ancestors in the Netherlands The Netherlands (commonly known in the UK as Holland) is a Country with a rich history. Known as a liberal country the Netherlands embraced many asssets of culture for the first time, many we now take for granted. Were your ancestors...read more
Your ancestors in Hungary Hungary is a Country with a rich history, most of us know the Country by its Capital Budapest. However great numbers of people contributed to the waves of European Emigration from the 1850s - 1940s. Were your ancestors among them? This blog...read more
Your ancestors in Germany Germany is a Country we tend to know through two world wars and the European Union. Many German speaking people migrated to the United Kingdom and settled before and after the major wars of the 20th Century. Like many European countries...read more
Your ancestors in Czechia (currently the Czech Republic) Czechia (currently The Czech Republic) is a Country we probably know through its beautiful capital city; Prague. Like many European countries it has a complex history and records are in different formats, for...read more