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Start Your Family Tree Week - Day 3

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Genes Advisor 28 Dec 2013 09:02

Saturday 28 December 2013

Welcome to Day 3 of Start Your Family Tree Week!

Today’s tip

Use our Quick Family Finder for a fantastic step-by-step guide on how to trace your family tree. Tell us a few basic details and we'll take you on a journey back in time, starting with you and going as far back as possible. You'll learn some useful tips to help with your research!

Today’s competition

Today we are giving one lucky winner the chance to win a copy of a fantastic guide to researching family pictures: ‘How to get the most from Family Pictures’ by Jayne Shrimpton - professional dress historian, portrait specialist and photo detective. Please see Jayne Shrimpton’s website:

For a chance to win this book, all you need to do is enter our "Family at Christmas" photo competition! Please email a photo that you feel best depicts this theme to with 'Day 3' in the subject line - recent and old photographs all welcome!

Have fun finding your family!

P.S. The competition closes at midnight on Sunday 5 January 2014, and the prize winner will be contacted by email by Friday 10 January. Good luck!