Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

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December 10th, 2014

Welcome to ScotlandsPeople

Welcome to ScotlandsPeople, one of the largest online sources of original genealogical information. If you are researching UK genealogy, your Scottish ancestry or building your Scottish family tree, we have almost 90 million records to look through. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...

December 5th, 2014

The National Archives-Explore our collection of First World War records

We hold the official UK government records of the First World War, including a vast collection of letters, diaries, maps and photographs. http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/first-world-war/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=The+National+Archives&utm_campaign=5102583_December+2014+enewsletter&utm_content=FWW%2520Portal%2520%28letter%29 Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...

November 7th, 2014

Let’s Remember Together

The Lives of the First World War community of over 50,000 people are remembering and sharing online the Life Stories that are their connection to the First World War. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...

Regular posts

November 18th, 2014

UK, WWI Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914-1920

This collection contains records of people who served in WWI and were entitled to medals and awards. Records include details such as name, rank, unit, and possibly other service details. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...

November 5th, 2014

Incredible collection of first ‘tabloids’ which reveal crimes and dying confessions of hanged 18th century convicts due to be sold at auction

An incredible collection of the earliest tabloid ‘newspapers’, which detail the shocking crimes and dying confessions of hanged 18th century convicts, are due to be sold at auction next week. The so-called ‘Execution Broadsides’ – which usually consisted of just a single sheet of paper – documented the gruesome and gory facts and rumours which […] Read more...

November 3rd, 2014

Lost archive that shows pitiful poverty of the real Artful Dodgers: Touching portraits of London’s Victorian street children taken by photographer who took up their plight

Their boots barely hang together. Their clothes are ragged hand-me-downs. And for most a hot bath is a distant memory. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...

November 3rd, 2014

Napoleon’s warriors stand proud… decades after the Battle of Waterloo: Fascinating images show former soldiers posing in their old uniforms

These fascinating portraits are believed to be the only surviving images of French veterans who fought in the Napoleonic Wars of 1803–1815 wearing the uniforms they fought in. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...

October 25th, 2014

Ten Innovations in Online Genealogy Search – Part II

Part II of our article looks at more great innovations to help you get the most out of your online genealogy- searches. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...

October 18th, 2014

Newest Genealogy Records

Below is a listing of the newest genealogy records that have become available on the internet. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...

October 11th, 2014

Newest Genealogy Records

Below is a listing of the newest genealogy records that have become available on the internet. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet Read more...
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