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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:
Smart at school: Jayne Shrimpton educates us on how school uniforms have developed over time
Automobile antics: Nell Darby takes us for a spin through the early years of motor car use
One ring to bind them: Nick Thorne uses online map tools to search for a stone burial chamber which moved 170 miles away from where its Neolithic builders originally put it
Offending women: The Calendars of Prisoners for Liverpool in the 1840s suggest that female offending wasn’t as unusual as you might think… Nell Darby investigates
A striking story: Dene Bebbington tells the tale of the match girls' strike
History in the details: Materials – leather (part 1)
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We run several events across the country throughout the year in London, York and the South West. Our aim is to offer engaging events that bring family historians, societies and genealogical organisations together, making the search for your family history educating and enjoyable with captivating events accessible for people of all ages. Each show features:
Our next show is The Family History Show, Online 2021 on 20th February 2021.
Issue 9 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, the historic location and stars of Downton Abbey, celebrity genealogies of Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Rowan Atkinson, Charles Dickens 150th Anniversary and much more, delivered straight to your door.
Issue 9 is now available at this website and at more than 4,000 newsagents worldwide including WHSmith in the UK, Barnes & Noble in the USA and Chapters in Canada. While stocks last you can also purchase copies of issues 1 (digital version only), 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 direct from this website.Order Your Copy Today!
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