Genealogy Reviews

Genealogy has never been so popular, helped by the growing number of television programs exploring the subject, like the BBC's "Who Do You Think You Are?", people are taking an ever-increasing interest in their family history.

It has also never been easier to research your Family History as the amount of records available online and CD increases.

This site contains magazine reviews and articles published by a range of family history magazines, updated regularly, so be sure to visit frequently to find the latest genealogical news and events.

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Compare the Market Compare the Market Who Do You Think You Are?

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine reviewed the top websites for online research, and TheGenealogist has come out on top

Unearth Tithe Maps Treasure Unearth Tithe Maps Treasure Who Do You Think You Are?

The National Archives has teamed up with TheGenealogist to put its collection of tithe maps and apportionments online. Alan Crosby explains what these fantastic resources can reveal...

New All-in-One Search Tool New All-in-One Search Tool Family Tree

TheGenealogist's innovative smarter, context aware All-in-One search tool scans entire collections of records in one go to return specific results about your ancestors. See your family tree quickly take shape with this exciting new development in the world of online research...

RootsMagic UK Version 6 Platinum Edition RootsMagic 6 Who Do You Think You Are?

RootsMagic 6 proves there's life in this venerable genealogy package. Key new features include the Web Tags online search tool, expanded CountyCheck Explorer, online publishing, and Timeline Live. It is a much-improved program that closes the gap that had opened up to rival applications.

A Wide Range of Data CDs A Wide Range of Data CDs Your Family History

Your Family History reviews a collection of different Data CDs

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TheGenealogist: What do you get for your money?

TheGenealogist's master search page is minimalistic looking but has some powerful options. Search for a person, family or address in all records or in a specific record group. Fields include forename, surname, keywords such as place or occupation, and year of event.

Northumberland Fusiliers Northumberland Fusiliers

Once you've identified that an ancestor served in a conflict, the best way to gauge what their role involved is to look at the diaries and records of the unit or regiment they served with.

Dorset 1939 Post Office Directory Dorset 1939 Post Office Directory

Given the absence of records from this period, including no 1941 Census, directories really come into their own. Glean a picture of their lives at the time...

Roots-ForumRoots-Forum.co.uk

Find your ancestors and talk about your family history to other family historians - do you have an elusive ancestor? Not sure where to go next? Perhaps you need advice on which software package to use, or which research site is best for you? Roots-Forum lets you get advice from other family historians.