Essential Reading

'I have been a family historian for more than 40 years, and a professional historian for over 30, but as I read it, I was constantly encountering new ways of looking at my family history....Essential reading I would say!' Alan Crosby, WDYTYA Magazine

Wednesday, 27 February 2013

Richard III and DNA - New Book

 

Out Now:

 
 
 
 
 
The Last Days of Richard III and the Fate of His DNA, by John Ashdown-Hill, (The History Press, 2013)













Keywords: genealogy, family history, history, ancestors, DNA. Richard III, archaeology

Tuesday, 26 February 2013

Symbols on your ancestors' gravestones

 


Great-Aunt Alice's Family History Website of the Week




 
Understand more about the symbols on your ancestors' gravestones
 
 
 
 
 
 
Victorian, genealogy, family history, ancestors ancestry, gravestones, monumental inscriptions, symbolism, graveyard,cemetery

Friday, 15 February 2013

Who Do You Think You Are? Event 2013

Who Do You Think You Are? Event 22nd-24th February 2013, Earl's Court

 

http://www.whodoyouthinkyouarelive.com/

On This Day


Great-Aunt Alice's Family History Website of the Week





http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday

Find out what happened on this day in the past