2017 Blog Summary

2017 Blog Summary

I published 10 blogs in 2017, based on the talks I conduct on researching ancestors. Here is a review of each blog and the stories researched and the sources of information that were invaluable to me. Have a look, and click on the title of those that take your...
2014 Blog Summary

2014 Blog Summary

I published 4 blogs in 2014, based on the research I have conducted into my family tree. Here is a review of each blog and the stories researched and the sources of information that were invaluable to me. Have a look, and click on the title of those that take your...
Talk: We Will Remember Them

Talk: We Will Remember Them

It seems appropriate at this time of year to write a blog titled ‘We Will Remember Them’. ‘We will remember them’ is an engaging talk about my research into my Grand Uncle’s World War One service. Discovering a letter from a relative...
Parish Registers

Parish Registers

When family historians reach 1837 they start to use Parish Registers. Church and religion was the focus of many peoples lives for centuries (political, social and spiritual activities) + What do Parish Registers tell us about our ancestors? + Why were Parish Registers...
Electronic Family History

Electronic Family History

With the widespread use of the Internet or World Wide Web for family history, where do you start? Which websites should you use, and where can you find the right data for your family among the billions of records? This talk of mine (Electronic Family History) explores...
What other stories would your ancestors tell?

What other stories would your ancestors tell?

I deliver an engaging talk for those that have begun their family history research and want to continue discovering their ancestors using proven research techniques. If you are just starting your research then talk 2; What stories would your ancestors tell? is the one...