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TheGenealogist adds over 100,000 names to its Irish Will Indexes

Disclosure: Please note this post contains affiliate links.* Latest News: TheGenealogist’s Index of Irish Wills 1484-1858 is an index to surviving records of Wills, Grants and Administrations, held by The National Archives of Ireland (NAI). Records include the original NAI reference, which can be used to order a copy of the existing document. This new …

TheGenealogist releases London Lloyd George Domesday Records

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Family historians often have problems finding where ancestors lived because road names can change over time. This fascinating combination of maps and residential data from The National Archives is being digitised by TheGenealogist and enables researchers to precisely pinpoint an ancestor’s house on the large scale and exceptionally detailed hand annotated maps from the period.

TheGenealogist adds the 1939 Register with SmartSearch

TheGenealogist has released the 1939 Register, adding their unique and powerful search tools and SmartSearch technology. This offers a hugely flexible way to look for your ancestors at the start of the Second World War.

TheGenealogist adds 2,738 more parishes of Tithe Maps to Map Explorer™

More Tithe Maps added to Map Explorer. Subscribers accessing TheGenealogist on their mobile devices, while out walking, can use the “locate me” function when using the tool on the move and so open up the history of what is around them.

New Military Book Records added to TheGenealogist with ancestors’ names, places and details

These Military directory records can be used to discover more about an ancestor’s achievements and are fantastic for identifying where next to apply your research. These books can give dates of postings along with ranks or positions held in establishments, as well as a great deal more useful information that may help to build a better family history

Lloyd George Domesday Survey records on TheGenealogist top over 800,000 individuals with latest release

TheGenealogist has just released the records for another 98,618 individuals from Southwark to increase the number of records to over 800,000 individuals in its unique online Lloyd George Domesday Survey. These property records are a fantastic resource for researchers searching for where an ancestor lived in the period 1910-1915.

New Who’s Who records added to the occupational records on TheGenealogist

Who’s Who publications can be used to discover more about an ancestor’s achievements and are fantastic for identifying where next to apply your research. Who’s Who records will confirm birth dates and sometimes the place of birth. Often they give a father’s name and occupation and a great deal more useful information that may help to build a better family history

British Home Children

Have you British Home Children who were sent from the United Kingdom to Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and South Africa?

TheGenealogist adds more than 55,000 new Headstone records

TheGenealogist’s newest headstone records release covers 174 new churchyards or cemeteries and include submissions from their many prolific volunteers. The International Headstone Collection is an ongoing project where every headstone photographed or transcribed earns credits for volunteers.