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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 October 2012

Family Tree OctoberFamily Tree October 2012 is on sale now, including our expert guide to making the key sources work for you. Also inside this issue… Win a Flip-Pal mobile scanner; how to keep good records; DNA demystified; researching Presbyterian and Methodist Irish ancestors; your stories; & more… Plus, free digital data for every reader!

Making the key sources work for you Our expert guide to getting the best out of BMD and census records
Keeping good records We reveal the key to maximising your research potential and creating excellent records
Why we’re like we are We demystify DNA and explain exactly how our genes determine our individuality
Inside story: online or offline Why resistance to the use of different research resources can be self-defeating
Ireland’s Presbyterians & Methodists Discover your ancestors in Ireland with our insightful guide
Passports please! We examine how passports have changed
Win a Flip-Pal mobile scanner Collect the final coupon to enter our fantastic prize draw! Find out more here.
FREE digital data for every reader: Instead of a cover mounted CD, we’re now providing access to free digital data via our website so that readers of the digital issues of Family Tree can access the sources too. Visit family-tree.co.uk/data for more details. This issue’s free digital data includes: Ward & Lock’s Paignton and South Devon Illustrated Guide for 1923/1924; 1881 Census for Lancashire; British Army officers in the Army List for 1877; Family Tree back issue; family tree software

PLUS
Kings of the iron road – discover the days when steam locomotives ruled the rails and engine driver was a much sought-after occupation.
Discovering Documents – documentary evidence from both sides of poaching: the gamekeeper and the poacher
Seeds of trouble – a slice of local history bought at an antiques fair…
Reader story – telling tales; unravelling fiction from fact
Untold story – how a faded photograph unearthed a family skeleton
Hall of fame – how house history revealed the 100-year history of a former village hall turned home
Twiglets – diary of a family tree first-timer
Thoughts on… make way for a determined genealogist

Regulars: Genealogy news; Dear Tom – genealogical miscellany; Your Q&A, plus photo-dating & military advice; Reviews of the latest books, CDs & apps; Mailbox – your letters; Diary dates

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