Enjoy my Family History Blogs; techniques for researching your family history.
What stories might your ancestors tell?
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
Your ancestors in Belgium Belgium, a Country perhaps close to our hearts in the United Kingdom. Belgium refugees were welcomed into the UK during the 1st World War, looking for food, shelter and most importantly security from Germanys' invading army. The history of...read more
Your ancestors in Austria Austrian family history records, like many European Records are challenging to track down if you don't know which part of Austria your ancestor came from. If the Census you are consulting states your ancestor was from Austria you need to work...read more