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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 January 2012

Family Tree January 2012FREE covermount CD includes: Chipping Sodbury district, Gloucestershire ancestors in the 1861 Census, Kelly’s Directory of Gloucestershire for 1906 (extract), marriage records for Frocester 1559-1837; Maisemore 1557- 1813; and Tirley 1655-1812, plus software, charts, back issues & how-to guide.
The future of old newspapers We delve into the newly-launched British Newspaper Archive
Reinvigorate your research 10 ways to make 2012 your best year yet for family history
10 years of the census online How the launch of the 1901 Census online a decade ago changed family history research forever
How to use overseas records online for free! Top advice for finding and using overseas records online – without paying a penny!
Hidden depths Discover treasures among the lesser-known maritime records at The National Archives
‘Send me a postcard…’ See what old postcards can reveal about your more recent forebears
Key websites for north-east Scotland We continue our online genealogical tour of Scotland

PLUS
Genealogy angel – when fate takes a hand in the search for our ancestors
The watchmaker & jeweller – turn back the clock to examine the craft of watchmaking
The seventh age – how the elderly were treated in the past
Reader story – ‘my 25-year brickwall solution’
Reader story – ‘putting the record straight for my WWI ancestor’
The scourge of scarlet fever – we investigate the ‘red rash’ that killed so many of our ancestors
Who do you think you are? Live 2012 – find out what’s happening at the world’s biggest family history show
Twiglets – diary of a family tree first-timer
Thoughts on… climbing the faraway tree and having one foot stuck in the past

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

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