2017 Blog Summary

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...
We Will Remember Them

We Will Remember Them

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...
Electronic Family History

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...
2015 Blog Summary

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...
What stories might you find in your family’s history?

What stories might you find in your family’s history?

What stories might you find in your family’s history? This month I thought I’d create a blog different to those of the past. I have revisited the blogs I have written since November 2014 and looked again at the tools, techniques and resources that helped...
Hands-on in the archives

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...