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Findmypast Releases Over 5 Million Yorkshire Records

Findmypast has released over 5 million Yorkshire records. “The Yorkshire Digitisation project was first launched in October 2014 and has resulted in the creation of the largest online repository of Yorkshire family history records anywhere in the world. 58 more words

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Findmypast Publishes New Set of Marriage Records

Findmypast has announced a new set of marriage records (PRESS RELEASE). “Leading family history company, Findmypast, announced today at the 2016 conference of the National Genealogical Society that it has published the next installment of its US marriage collection containing more than 10 million records, with an estimated 45 million names with nearly 4 million names that have never been published before and can only be found on Findmypast.”

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Removal Orders and Child Stealing Chimney Sweeps: Seeking a One-Handed Gypsy – Part 3

I’m preparing for another Tyne and Wear Archives visit so I’m reviewing my Burnett and Jackson ancestor research. Some of this research is in Part 1… 858 more words

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VIDEO: How to start tracing your UK family history, with family historian Amy Sell

We want your family history journey to be as easy and enjoyable as possible from the word go. In her fantastic new video, our resident family historian Amy Sell (the cheery one in the pink dress above!) walks you through the basics of how to get started finding your UK ancestors. 47 more words


Talking of Maps

Last month I presented a talk entitled ‘How maps were made and why it matters to family historians’ at the Bury St Edmunds group of the… 81 more words

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Mocavo Moves to FindMyPast

Genealogists, be told: Mocavo.com has moved to FindMyPast. “We launched back in March 2011 when, only three months old, Family Tree Magazine named us as one of the best 101 genealogy websites of 2011. 114 more words

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