We all use documents as the building blocks for our research. Although they were created for specific purposes - such as civil registration - we can gain more information from them by “reading between the lines”.
In this talk, Doreen Hopwood explains what you can discover. She shows us a range of documents from the 17th to the 20th centuries and shows us how to use the information to take our research further. Doreen also discusses possible alternatives for missing documents...Read more