Family History Resources at the Parliamentary Archives - A One-hour Lecture on 28 November

In this talk, Penny McMahon offers a short introduction to the Parliamentary Archives and the records they hold. She then takes a closer look at the family history resources that Parliament holds and how best to access them. The Parliamentary Archives have a surprising number of records that would be of interest to any genealogist looking into ancestors from around the country, particularly from the 17th century onwards...

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November Book of the Month - My Ancestor was a Railway Worker

Our November book of the month covers all aspects of the hugely significant railway industry, and features a brief history of our railways, in addition to case studies and a comprehensive resources section. It is a complete guide to using railway records, written with great passion by an author who was a professional railway civil engineer from 1959 to 2009, and who is equally knowledgeable on family history...

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