A Great Year – Exciting News to Follow!

As Christmas fast approaches, I thought I'd take this opportunity to highlight some of my most popular posts this year, and also encourage you to get involved and become part of the story! If you feel like you have something to share when you read one of my posts, please just drop a comment at the end of the article - I'd really love to hear your thoughts!

The Daily Trials of a Genealogist
This one is dedicated to my fantastic team of Researchers – I’m so sorry. I really am. When writing Christmas[...]
Finding Mother
June and Celia are cousins. They had never met before this photo was taken and Celia had never seen photos[...]
Our Top Ten Fabulous Names
When researching family histories, we often come across more - how shall I put it - unusual names. Here's a[...]
7 ways to research your ancestry for free!
1. Free trials There’s almost always a 14-day free trial available for Ancestry.co.uk. Just make sure you have a nice[...]
Finding WWII Heroes in your Family
It’s never been a better time to find out about your ancestors who served during the wars. Everyone is talking[...]
Royal connections or delusions of grandeur?
This month the team at Family Detective has found three clients with connections to royalty, but some of their stories[...]

Also, some exciting news!

The team and I are working on something really wonderful to help all you budding genealogists and family historians really get to grips with your own research.

I can't reveal too much at the moment, other than to say that it's going to make researching your own family tree so much easier! Stay tuned for more info in the New Year, and also the opportunity to get involved - we'll be looking for volunteers to help test and improve our product before we launch!


Well, that's enough for this post. I hope you all have a relaxing and enjoyable time over the next week and will close by wishing you all a ...

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

I'll see you all in 2015 for more Family Detective-ing!

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