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The British Newspaper Archive

British Newspaper Archive

Read about historical events at the time they were happening. Perhaps you'll discover your ancestor in their local newspaper?

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Trying to find ancestor

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Lorna

Lorna Report 12 Nov 2002 17:39

I am in agreement with Simon Knight-Smith ... why should we only trace the male side. It may easier to follow one branch of the family tree through to begin with but then I see no reason why it can not be expanded in all sorts of directions.