December 2012 - Genes News

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Welcome to the new Genes Reunited blog!

  • We regularly add blogs covering a variety of topics. You can add your own comments at the bottom.
  • The Genes Reunited Team will be writing blogs and keeping you up to date with changes happening on the site.
  • In the future we hope to have guest bloggers that will be able to give you tips and advice as to how to trace your family history.
  • The blogs will have various privacy settings, so that you can choose who you share your blog with.

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Scottish records now on Genes Reunited

Published in Genes News on 20 Dec 2012 16:12 : scottish census : 29 comments : 24373 views

We are extremely excited here in the office today as we have just added Scottish records to the site. We have the Scottish census collection from 1841 right the way through to 1901. So, for those of you with Scottish ancestry you can now start filling in the gaps.

Gift Subscriptions Now Available

Published in Genes News on 14 Dec 2012 09:55 : 1 comment : 4154 views

We are pleased to announce that you can now purchase gift subscriptions for all of your family history friends. 

Christmas has arrived at Genes

Published in Genes News on 14 Dec 2012 09:48 : 3 comments : 2091 views

With only 11 days left until Christmas, we thought it was about time we added some festivity to the logo. When deciding what Christmassy additions to make this year, we started thinking about what else we have done in the past. There has been Santa hats, falling snow, snowflakes, snowmen and holly. This year we've gone with baubles. Post your suggestions below for next years festive theme!

Pedigree view now in the tree

Published in Genes News on 12 Dec 2012 14:40 : 10 comments : 3061 views

Today we have added the Pedigree view to the tree. This means you can see the root person plus their parents, grandparents and great-grandparents all on one page. You can see the pedigree view for any person in your tree. Click on a person in your tree and then select Pedigree from the list of views at the top.