Family Tree June 2013 is on sale now, packed with insider tips on how to write your family history. Plus, discover if you have what it takes to turn your family history hobby into a successful business! Also inside this issue… how to find BMD certificates; Irish research sources; understand genetic ancestry; alternatives to service records; your stories; & more… Plus, free digital data for every reader!
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How to write your family history Follow these creative tips to write a family history story to remember.
Dedication’s what you need Find out if you have what it takes to become a professional genealogist.
Seeking sources in Ireland? There’s a whole range of records that can help you find ancestors in Ireland.
Alternatives to service records What do you do when Army records don’t survive for your soldier ancestors?
Testing our ties What do you understand about genetic ancestry?
How to find certificates for births, marriages & deaths We continue our getting started in family history series.
The soundtrack of history We sing the praises of sound archives for family history.
Europeana We explore what this digital portal to the past has to offer.
Free digital data Get access to free records via our exclusive family tree search site.
Deeds not words – To mark the 100th anniversary of the death of Emily Wilding Davison, we explore the suffragette movement in Britain.
The last resort – Find out what life was really like in the workhouse.
‘Doing their bit’ for 75 years – Discover the history and records of WRVS as it celebrates its 75th anniversary.
Close encounters – The joys of locally available resources revealed.
You rang Ma’am? – Did your ancestor work for the royal family? We examine the role of royal servants.
Kings of comedy – Enjoy fan footage of Laurel and Hardy.
Reader story – So, were they at Waterloo?
History in the garden – Explore the Tudor knot garden.
Twiglets – diary of a family tree first-timer.
Thoughts on… Diane Lindsay is beset by marauders from interspace…
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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