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Release of 1939 Register for England and Wales

The recent release of the 1939 Register has brought fresh excitement to British researchers. This is one of the most important documents created for twentieth century British research, because the 1931 census was destroyed during the war, and the 1941 … Continue reading

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Searching “Soldiers Died in the Great War”

Soldiers Died in the Great War and Officers Died in the Great War are two sources to use for those who died during the war, after one has done a search of the Commonwealth War Grave Commission site, explained in … Continue reading

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FindMyPast website: Search Techniques Pt. 3 – Search By Record Set

FindMyPast Search by Record Set This is the third post in a series about how to search on FindMyPast. One of the major reasons for the change in search design was the ability to add databases and images to the … Continue reading

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FindMyPast website: Search Techniques Pt.2 – Search within a Record Category

FindMyPast Search within a Record Category. In the last post I highlighted how to Search All Records and saw some of the benefits. In this blog post lets search within a specific Record Category. In this case study I am … Continue reading

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