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Family History

My Grandparents are two very special people in my life, and I would do anything to make them happy. Unfortunately, my Grandfather has survived these 85 years without knowing anything about his own family history; he knew his mother and father, and that was all. 254 more words


Maiden names, marriages and parents

During my recent webinar for Findmypast First, which will be available at http://www.findmypast.co.uk/video-library very soon, and after chatting to family history enthusiasts at Who Do You Think You Are Live, a number of questions were asked on a variety of subjects. 1,189 more words

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Two articles in a row referring you to the Lost Cousins Newsletter!  Am I determined that you try it? Or is it just because the founder of Lost Cousins is named Peter? 248 more words


Who Do You Think You Are Live 2015

Just wanted to post a quick update from Birmingham, where the 2015 Who Do You Think You Are Live show is being held. It has been a great first two days, with the Findmypast stand very busy. 336 more words

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I've lost my tree!

“I understand that you are having problems with your tree and believe you have lost all the people that you have entered.”

Every week a see a few requests come in with the same panicked concern. 515 more words

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Duplicates on Findmypast Family Tree

Creating a family tree is not an easy task, and the software packages that are available on the market that let you build and store your family tree try to be flexible, but that flexibility can sometimes lead to confusing situations.  1,005 more words

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Findmypast First webinar on family tree

This week I posted my first contribution to the Findmypast First series of webinars, and it was no surprise that I gave an introduction to the family tree. 627 more words

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