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Family Tree magazine February 2016

Family Tree February 2016 is on sale now! This issue we’ll help you get to work decoding your family history mysteries, and make great strides forward on your genealogy journey… What will you discover? Also inside this issue… discover what’s great about Ireland; reading old documents; research online for free; naming patterns; help with brickwalls; Scottish research; WW1 memorial projects; your stories; & much, much more… Plus, free access to selected records at TheGenealogist! Don’t forget, Who Do You Think You Are? Live is returning to the NEC in Birmingham from Thursday 7 April to Saturday 9 April. Tickets are

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Family Tree magazine January 2016

Family Tree January 2016 is on sale now! This issue we show you how to take your research worldwide in 2016. Also inside this issue… find out just how far back you can get; old place names; plight of the poor; old language; ancient ancestors; burial data; veterans’ voices; your stories; & much, much more… Plus, free access to selected records at TheGenealogist! You can download the digital edition right now – click here! Don’t ignore the diaspora! Discover the benefits of spreading your family history searches worldwide, and you might break down some brickwalls. Using family reconstruction to find your ancestors

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Family Tree magazine Christmas 2015

Family Tree Christmas 2015 is on sale now! This issue we look back at the family history developments of 2015 and explore the much-anticipated release of the 1939 Register. Also inside this issue… discover new search methods; enclosures & ag labs; costume history; royal genealogy; autograph albums; spas; your stories; & much, much more… Plus, free access to selected records at TheGenealogist! You can download the digital edition right now – click here! A game-changing year of genealogy Chris Paton looks back at the very best 2015 had to offer genealogists. Searching the 1939 Register Find out how to use the 1939

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Family Tree magazine December 2015

Family Tree December 2015 is on sale now! This issue we’re equipping you with super-sleuth tips to help you search smarter! We’re taking a fresh look at the census and delving into the newly digitised electoral register collection for the first time. Also inside this issue… get the most from the major data websites; Scottish genealogy; ancestral dwellings; family portraits; babies’ cradles; portable theatre; WW1 letters; your stories; & much, much more… Plus, free access to selected records at TheGenealogist! You can download the digital edition right now – click here! Making the most of the census We reveal some of

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Family Tree magazine November 2015

Family Tree November 2015 is on sale now! This issue we’re smashing brickwalls and tracing lost ancestors with our expert genealogy problem-solving guide! Also inside this issue… FamilySearch; The Gazette; Deceased Online; old handwriting; slavery; Catholic ancestors; FFHS; textile workers; your stories; & much, much more… Plus, free access to selected records at TheGenealogist! You can download the digital edition right now – click here! Brickwalls & lost ancestors We kick off a fantastic new six-part series on problem-solving for family historians. Get to grips with FamilySearch How to get the best out of this pioneer website. 350 years of history

Family Tree magazine Christmas 2011

Family Tree Christmas 2011The bumper Family Tree Christmas 2011 issue is on sale now, packed with 7 great gifts to make your Christmas a family history Christmas! Included is your essential web guide 2012, family tree chart, postcards and CD. Plus we have all the expert tips to help you get the most from your research. Inside this issue… Genealogy ideas for 12 days of Christmas; Save ££s with our exclusive vouchers; Use parish records free online; Trace PoWs in Germany; Tracing women on your tree; Christmas in the countryside & more…

FREE covermount CD includes: East Retford, Nottinghamshire ancestors in the 1851 Census, Kelly’s Directory of Nottingham for 1912, marriage records for the Nottinghamshire parishes of Broughton Sulney(1571-1812), Colston Bassett (1591-1811), Cotgrave (1569-1812), and Cropwell Bishop (1539-1812), plus software, charts, back issues & how-to guide.
12 days of Christmas
We unwrap a genealogy guide for the festive season
Christmas in the countryside
Explore Christmases of the past in rural communities
Save ££s with Family Tree
Get money off a range of genealogy products and services this Christmas with our exclusive promotional codes
How to use parish records online for free!
Top advice for finding and using parish records online – without paying a penny!
Bringing together Scotland’s archives
What the new National Records of Scotland means for family historians
Trace PoWs in Germany
Discover useful sources for tracing internees in Germany
Key websites for the Scottish Borders
We continue our online genealogical tour of Scotland

PLUS
Ancestors at play – we look at how our forebears entertained themselves
On mum’s side – contemplate the possibilities of tracing females on your tree
Photo-dating special – plenty of clues to dating your family pictures in this bumper crop of readers’ photos
Time for a family reunion? – find out what’s on at Who Do You Think You Are? Live 2012
Treasures from the past – pages from a diary reveal the fascinating true story of a 19th-century family
Apps for family history – try this selection of iPhone apps and take your family history with you wherever you go
Steaming ahead – transport developments that drove the Industrial Revolution forward
Law and order – documents relating to justice reveal that sometimes crime does pay, after all
Twiglets – diary of a family tree first-timer
Thoughts on… a cry for more ‘ordinary’ family histories

Regulars: Genealogy News; Genealogical miscellany; Your Q&A, including military photo-dating; Reviews of the latest books & CDs; Mailbox – your letters; Diary dates

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