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Genealogy services:

Ancestors Professional Genealogy Services

Midlands-based experts who can help with all aspects of genealogy.


Who Do You Think You Are Magazine 

Packed with practical advice, from getting started in genealogy to expert tips, Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine shows you how to build your family tree using online resources, such as the census, as well as where to look for more unusual documents. As the official companion to the successful BBC TV series, you can find out more about how the celebrity stories are researched and enjoy a range of features from military to social history. Discover more, improve your research skills and reveal your family's past with a subscription. Hall of Names customers can enjoy a special subscriber offer. To find out more, read our news story here.

Family Tree Magazine

Family Tree is the UK's oldest family history magazine, and has been helping people trace their ancestors since 1984. Every issue is packed with useful genealogy articles and projects, epic reader stories, online tips and tricks, and a busy Q&A section, to help you discover more about your families' lives in times gone by. Available in print and as a digital download Family Tree is published every four weeks - don't miss an issue!

There are currently over 4 billion records available to search. From historical censuses and parish records, to military records and passenger lists, your family's past is waiting to be discovered.

UK based offering in depth family history research and a reliable UK genealogy service. Helping you to link to your family's past by providing you with a trusted and proven genealogical record of your family lineage dating back to the early 1800's and further if records allow.

Skirmish Magazine

Skirmish Magazine is the world’s leading multi-period living history and re-enactment magazine, 

Scotland Magazine

Discover the dream, explore the legend with Scotland Magazine. Published 6 times a year every issue brings you fascinating information, facts and stories from in and around Scotland.

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