Genealogy is one of the fastest developing hobbies in the UK. Millions of people are now researching their family history using tools like CD-ROMs and online databases to build their family trees.
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Nick Thorne traces residential records for the man who served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, was founder of the Bobbies, a country landowner, a tenant in London, and inventor of the Tamworth pig – Sir Robert Peel.... Read More
With such a considerable amount of military records now available on TheGenealogist, Nick Thorne indulged his curiosity to discover more about a famous First World War general, and find out about the man behind the name.... Read More
Following an ancestor's life can lead us on a path through time and place, says Nick Thorne... Read More
To make sense of the lives of our ancestors we need to understand the work they did. A big impact on those who lived in the 1800s to the early 1900s, was the coming of the railways to Britain. Nick Thorne delves into a railwayman's working life...... Read More
Nick Thorne was able to piece together his grandfather's war service using new casualty lists on The Genealogist.... Read More
Ancestors that fell foul of the law are always fascinating subjects for family history research. The chance to unearth a felon from within the records can be an exciting prospect. Nick Thorne unearths a story of a brothel-keeper sent to Australia for th... Read More
Nick Thorne discovers a fabulous repository of genealogical information. "I get quite excited when I see a churchyard or cemetery. To me it is a fabulous repository of genealogical information, all of which is just waiting to be revealed."... Read More
Nick Thorne explains how to get the most out of your subscription to TheGenealogist. As a member, you are free to explore their wonderful resources such as parish records, wills, landowner and tithe records, an image archive, a comprehensive collection of... Read More