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TheGenealogist Launches New Parish Records

TheGenealogist has added over 85,500 individuals to their Parish Records for Worcestershire. Released in association with Malvern Family History Society.

Tracing Your Scottish Family History On the Internet

Tracing Your Scottish Family History On the Internet by Chris Paton is a valuable addition to my bookshelf and will no doubt be regularly consulted when trying to find out more about my own Scots ancestors.

TheGenealogist adds nearly 53,000 new Headstone records

TheGenealogist has expanded its growing International Headstone Collection with some interesting new additions that allow researchers to see details that have been carved on stone about their ancestors. The new batch of headstone records released cover 71 new cemeteries from the English and Welsh counties of Buckinghamshire, Cheshire, Conwy, Denbighshire, Devon, Dorset, Essex, Flintshire, Gloucestershire, Hertfordshire, Kent, Lancashire, Merionethshire, Merseyside, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Wiltshire and Worcestershire

New Historical Medical Professionals added to the occupational records on TheGenealogist

This latest release of Doctors, Midwives and Opticians expands TheGenealogist’s extensive Occupational records collection that includes actors, apprentices, clergy, crew lists, directors, flight, freemen, law, railway, sports, teachers and biographies as well as other medical registers.

Over One Million RAF Operations Record Books released on TheGenealogist

RAF Operations Record Books released on TheGenealogist. As aircrew personnel are named in these reports, those wanting to follow where an ancestor had been posted to and what may have happened to them will find these records extremely informative. 

TheGenealogist adds extra tithe maps to Map Explorer™

Disclosure: Please note this post contains affiliate links.*   NEWS: Powerful new map tool now helps trace ancestors land or property with further additions of Tithe Maps TheGenealogist’s Map Explorer™ which can help researchers find an ancestor’s property and watch the landscape change over time has now been enhanced by the addition of georeferenced black …

Newly released property records for Kingston upon Thames, Hook and Malden

Disclosure: Please note this post contains affiliate links.*   Latest News: TheGenealogist has just released the Kingston upon Thames, Hook and Malden areas into its Lloyd George Domesday Survey Records on the Map Explorer™. Researchers can use these fully searchable property records to find where ancestors from Kingston had lived or ran a business in …

Changing times in the latest map release from TheGenealogist

Disclosure: Please note this post contains affiliate links.*   NEWS:   TheGenealogist has released the Colour Tithe Maps for Essex with full integration with its MapExplorer™. This release allows us to see the area in West Ham, Essex on which the ExCel centre now stands and to discover the changes from Victorian pasture land, to …

Take your research back before the census with the latest release from TheGenealogist

TheGenealogist has released a collection of searchable Early Trade and Residential Directories that cover the years 1816-1839 to help find ancestors in the period before the usable census records begin.