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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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Found a family I never knew!

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Unknown Report 3 Aug 2012 20:19

I joined Genes Reunited years ago, looking for my dad and his side of the family who I have never had any contact with.
thanks to GR I have just had first conatct with my nan and 2 cousins. Just a fantastic feeling that couldn't have happened without your site. Thanks so much. Jon.