Monthly Archives: September 2013

Book Review: Unlocking the Past: A Guide to Exploring Family and Local History in the Isle of Man by Matthew Richardson.

This review got posted as a result of meeting two special ladies in Cumbria looking for research resources for the Isle of Man. I hope this helps. Unlocking the Past: A Guide to Exploring Family and Local History in the … Continue reading

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Exodus: Movement of the People Conference – Hinchley, Leicestershire, England

I leave today to travel to Hinchley in Leicestershire England to speak at the Exodus: Movement of the People Conference on 6-8 September. The focus is on the story of migration from, to and within the British Isles. The three … Continue reading

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Filed under England, Speaking skills, Where is Paul?

Book Review: The Big Houses and Landed Estates of Ireland – A Research Guide by Terence Dooley

A question about the records associated with Landed Estates in Ireland was raised in a casual conversation in the exhibit hall at last week’s FGS conference in Ft. Wayne, IN. I hope you find this review helpful. The Big Houses … Continue reading

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Filed under Ireland, Maps