The Scotland’s People web site is the best place to  find your Scottish Ancestors. So far, I’ve been able to go back 7 generations and I’m not finished yet. I’m currently writing a separate post on what I consider the best top 5 sites and this government web site  is included. The purchase of credit […]

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Sandy on December 2nd, 2010

Margaret H. Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, was the first woman to hold the position of Prime Minster of Britain. She was also the first woman to lead a major political party in the United Kingdom, and the first of only four women to hold any of the four offices of state. Iron Lady is a nickname […]

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The British “Society of Genealogists: The National Library & Education Centre for Family History” has published the following notice about  12 volumes of useful updates by using information  from collections of newspapers. The volumes clearly  illustrate how useful Burke’s Peerage can be as a research aid. Family historians with aristocratic ancestry will know how useful […]

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