Enjoy my Family History Blogs; techniques for researching your family history.
What stories might your ancestors tell?
Talk: Tracing your alien ancestors Do you have family stories, myths or legends about ancestors arriving from elsewhere hundreds of years ago? Does your skin, hair, eye colour lead you to believe your ancestors weren't originally British? Do you have a more recent...read more
Your ancestors in Slovenia Slovenia (officially The Republic of Slovenia) is a country most Europeans will recognise as part of the former Yugoslavia. Ljubljana is the capital with Maribor, Kranj, Celje, Koper, Novo Mesto, Velenje, Murska Sobota as other major cities....read more
Your ancestors in Slovakia Slovakia (officially The Slovak Republic) is a Country with a rich history and a very high standard of living. With a population of 5.6 million it has been a member of the European Union since 2004. Bratislava is the capital with Kosice as...read more
Workshop: Wills (pre-1858) My workshop introduces your group to pre-1858 Wills, where to search for them, how to overcome brick-walls in their research and techniques for reading old Wills. This is an Interactive workshop rather than a talk. If you wish to book a talk...read more
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