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We have two critically acclaimed publications available to family history researchers – the annual print magazine, Discover Your Ancestors and the monthly online magazine, Discover Your Ancestors Periodical. These publications have been designed and written by our team of best in class journalists to support and guide you through your family history journey.
In this issue:
Women in schooling: Gaynor Haliday takes a look at the history of women teachers and the challenges they faced
The Wills Forgery Trials: Nick Thorne considers a case of forged records that had a lawyer wrongly transported for life
Huskar: a mining tragedy: Denise Bates tells the sad story of one of Victorian Britain’s worst (and least known) disasters
Reconstructing Sarah Ann: The bare bones of an individual’s life, as recorded in the census, can hide the three-dimensional character, explains Nell Darby
Boom, bust and Balfour: In the late 19th century, an economic crisis exposed the unscrupulous business practices of MP Jabez Balfour. Harry Cunningham investigates
History in the details: Jayne Shrimpton on fans
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Issue 7 of the critically acclaimed annual printed magazine Discover Your Ancestors is now available, featuring more than 190 pages of beautifully illustrated content to move your family history research on at pace. More than 30 stunning features about life in the past, Victorian Britain and Emily Bronte, with celebrity genealogies of Jenna Coleman and Dame Judi Dench and much more, delivered straight to your door.
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