Land of opportunity
LAND OF OPPORTUNITY
Tracing forebears who migrated to America
WAS YOUR ANCESTOR A METHODIST
Our series on finding non-conformists continues
Researching those who served underage
Was your ancestor one of the founding fathers?
Photographs of the British Empire
Are your roots in the west country?
AN HISTORICAL UNDERTAKING
Finding out about funeral directors
What's in a name
Win British Newspaper Archive Subscriptions
Discover the genealogical goldmine that is the British Newspaper Archive (www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk) with an online subscription. This recently launched digitisation project has four million pages of searchable family notices, advertisements, obituaries, letters and illustrations from over 200 historic local and national newspapers.
We have a one-year subscription (worth £79.95) to give away as well as two 30-day subscriptions (worth £29.95 each) and four 2-day subscriptions (worth £6.95 each). To be in with a chance of winning one, simply answer the following question. Send answers to firstname.lastname@example.org or write to the usual address on page three, by the 15th March.
Q: Who invented the printing press in the Holy Roman Empire in 1440?