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Launched in May 2013 Discover Your Ancestors Periodical is a high quality monthly digital magazine delivered to your own personalised online account every month. This beautifully designed 30+ page online magazine is packed full of stories, case studies, social history articles and research advice. This regular and affordable service is a must have for anyone starting out in family history research or for those with more experience but who have reached brick walls.
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:
Armistice at home: Ruth A Symes looks at how our ordinary ancestors celebrated the end of the First World War away from the front
Armistice: a sparkie’s eye view: Andrew Chapman found a remarkable diary written by his grandfather, offering an eyewitness account of the surrender of the German fleet at the end of WW1
Missives of war: Jayne Shrimpton looks at how contemporary postcards reflect various aspects of the First World War
The search for Mr Vinneycombe: Keith Gregson shows how he has used The Genealogist and allied sites to solve one particularly challenging WW1 research problem
Two lucky escapes: Ross Gowland tells the story of William Gordon Mitchell, survivor of two world wars
A policeman’s lot: A notebook in a London archive gives a very personal insight into the life of a policeman. Nell Darby reports
History in the details: Jayne Shrimpton on brooches
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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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