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- Rejected Apprentices – a little known source
- My Family History – What Now?
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- The next big thing?
- It’s family history Jim, but not as we know it
- Why genealogists love general elections
- Pursuing Probates
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This is a post by Pharos co-founder Sherry Irvine. It is with some embarrassment that I confess that so many months have passed since my first article on getting back to my family history – to making a start at … Continue reading
Like anyone else, I have a lot of puzzles to work on in my family tree. One that had been nagging at me for some time was the precise blood relationship between a Joseph Beachcroft who married a Mary Beachcroft. … Continue reading
This post is by Pharos co-founder, Sherry Irvine. We moved three months ago. We have done what many do at some point in retirement, moved to a much smaller home, one that is closer to family. The change precipitated lots … Continue reading
This is cross-posted from Celia Heritage’s blog. Celia is a Tutor with Pharos, a member of AGRA and runs a family history research and teaching business in Kent. Celia says: It is my opinion that genealogy websites should provide … Continue reading
This post is by Wayne Shepheard I have quite an old copy (dated 1984) of the Concise Oxford Dictionary on my bookshelf. I don’t think much has changed over the years since it was published so it remains a reliable … Continue reading
The recent announcement that Findmypast and The National Archives http://www.findmypast.co.uk/1939register are making available the National Registration Act 1939 ‘census’ is very exciting. This Act led to the population of Britain being issued with identity cards as the second World War … Continue reading