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Forum: Introduce Yourself

Tell us about yourself, how long you have been researching and the problems you are having (or had) when trying to trace your family history. Please DO NOT post your research queries on this board as it is ONLY for introducing yourself. Once you have made your introduction, please take a look around the forum and post your queries on the relevant boards.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: If you're new to online genealogy...

    There's a collection of advisory threads stuck at the top of the "Navigating Brit-Gen" forum which should help. Everything from how to post images in Brit Gen to how to fomulate a query that helps us to help you. It's here...

    Started by Lesley Robertson‎, 27-01-2014 11:22 AM
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  1. researching by default

    Well I never really intended to get in to family tree research, but because surnames have always fascinated me and being lucky enough to have a book at home owned by my grandfather on all the heraldic information of the UK, a book of the meaning of surnames another book called the Encyclopedia of...

    Started by Heather Barford‎, 27-12-2011 1:57 AM
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    29-12-2011, 8:53 PM Go to last post
  2. Rossendale Hoyles

    It has been a while since I logged in but since that time I have been studiously discovering my Hoyle roots in a greater depth than ever... A trip back to Rawtenstall, Crawshawbooth, Lumb and Waterfoot as well as Southport for more recent family members revealed a lot... As well, I was able to...

    Started by Slmyers‎, 29-12-2011 8:38 AM
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    29-12-2011, 8:29 PM Go to last post
  3. Red face KEG - Just started on B-G

    Hi, I have just started on B-G, but I have been researching my UK families for 6+ YEARS. I have made two trips to Wales on genealogy, the first when I found my gg grandfather of my Dad, to see the area where the family lived...St Asaph. Plus I traveled for another week or so around North Wales to...

    Started by KEGTEX‎, 15-12-2011 7:36 PM
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    20-12-2011, 11:39 PM Go to last post
  4. AlanD - intro

    Just joined as very much a green learner - only been at the family history game for a few months and have already made a lot of the same mistakes described in the website intro notes! However, am getting better at spotting transcription errors and other confusing non-facts that are openly given...

    Started by disuebailey777‎, 15-12-2011 5:01 PM
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    20-12-2011, 8:37 PM Go to last post
  5. Smile New Member

    Hello all, I'm new to the forum and hoping to also find some help with brick walls and other anomalies. I've been researching for a few years now, but I wouldn't consider myself an expert by any means! Any help will be much, much appreciated. Daniel.

    Started by mofowax‎, 13-12-2011 8:38 PM
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    14-12-2011, 11:28 PM Go to last post
  6. New Member

    Hi, new to forum but have been researching a few years now. Hope to find some help with brickwalls and other anomolies. Dave.

    Started by Davy H‎, 07-12-2011 11:56 AM
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    07-12-2011, 6:02 PM Go to last post
  7. Hi All, my name is Graham

    I have been researching my ancestory for about 6 years. On my fathers (Harding) side I have managed to go back to about 1680,but I am having a problem with my mothers side (Briscoe )as I can only go back to 1810 ,when John Briscoe Married Elizabeth Piper in Martley, Worcestershire. Any help to...

    Started by graham harding‎, 06-12-2011 8:31 PM
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    07-12-2011, 2:58 PM Go to last post
  8. hi2all

    Hi, i'm pok4r been told this a very good helpful site, so here i am, been researching my family for about 6 years started with my grandmothers name alone now have about 1000 in my tree, but i have as others plenty of unanswered questions, questions just waiting to be answered,,,hoping!, what an...

    Started by pok4r‎, 05-12-2011 5:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    05-12-2011, 5:37 PM Go to last post
  9. Unhappy Can anyone help?

    I am a newbie I am trying to find out where my Great Great Grandfather Hans Gordon came from he was married in 1850 All Saints parish CoI Tullylish Co.Down Northern Ireland to Ruth Robinson. I understand he was born between 1827-1831, but where? Father James. Can anyone help? Thanks

    Started by allistairg1964‎, 04-12-2011 7:49 PM
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  10. New member

    Hi, I am new to this site but have been researching my family tree for 2 years now. All my ancestors are from Lancashire( Rigby, Johnson, Moss, Bridge, Singleton, Butler), mainly around the Kirkham, Tarleton and Lathom areas apart from one branch, Bolas, from Shropshire. I have being doing quite...

    Started by Lancashire girl‎, 12-11-2011 3:58 PM
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    04-12-2011, 2:23 PM Go to last post
  11. Cool Heather McGarrity

    Hi,My name is Heather. I have been researching for about 2 years now.Struck many problems especially in Ireland due to shortage of records. Is a work in progress.

    Started by HMuirMcG‎, 25-10-2010 9:48 AM
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    03-12-2011, 12:14 AM Go to last post
  12. hello to all from Sydney Australia!

    Hi everyone,I have been family history now for 8years.It has been a wonderful hobbie.I am totally absorbed in it.My sisterinlaw introduced me to it as she is doing my husbands side of the family.She has been an asset for me in the early days & now we both try & nutout those brickwalls together. ...

    Started by lynd‎, 29-11-2011 11:09 AM
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  13. Hello all :-)

    Hi I'm Nicki and I've just stumbled across this fab site at the start of my journey to find out anything about my grandfather who was born in 1883 ( he had my father late in life and we are very limited with family information) I look forward to reading other's stories and hopefully learn a thing...

    Started by nickiparisi‎, 30-11-2011 1:06 AM
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  14. Red face Hi all my name is Mary

    I have been living in australia for nearly 43 years though i was born in Preston Lancashire. I have been working on my family tree on and off for about 6 years now. I have found quite a lot of info in those years but I am stuck on quite a few ancestors mainly Hindle Brown Durham and a few more...

    Started by spindlelegs9‎, 30-11-2011 10:19 PM
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  15. Introducing myself

    Hi all I'm maureenann I've been dipping in and out of both mine and my husband's family history for about 20 years or so now. Started with a copy of my maternal greatgrandparents marriage certificate and have managed to get back to the 1600's on her side but am no further with him. That will...

    Started by maureenann‎, 30-11-2011 8:40 PM
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    30-11-2011, 9:22 PM Go to last post
  16. Hi from Newbie!

    Hi everyone...My hubby found this link as we are both actively involved now we are early retired in compiling our Family trees he has yet to register here as out at the moment So thought I would and say Hi to you all and as someone has already said i too think i will have my L plates on for a while...

    Started by Retired RGN‎, 27-11-2011 1:12 PM
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    29-11-2011, 3:40 PM Go to last post
  17. Hi everybody

    Hi folks i have been researching my family tree for about a year now on both my parents sides.back to the early 1600,s on my dads side and 1700,s on my mothers side.but i have a lot of gaps in-between the earlier you go back the harder it gets other than visiting the parishes where they were born...

    Started by james neild‎, 26-11-2011 12:46 PM
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    27-11-2011, 9:21 AM Go to last post
  18. late starter

    G'Day, I am 75 years old and my big sister has decided I should look for the ancestors. Nothing but troubles as I have promised I will do it on the cheap until I can get some knowledge. Here I see people post on the forum for help in searching, my biggest problem is how do I post.. Have a good day...

    Started by alfier‎, 22-11-2011 3:23 AM
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    26-11-2011, 10:19 PM Go to last post
  19. Post Newbie from New Zealand

    I have been researching both parent history for a while.Dad was born in Walthamstow and his family was from Essex back at least 150 years.Surname is Watts.His family was from Moreton, High Ongar and surrounding villages. His mother was a Moore from a similar area of Essex. Its hard finding a lot of...

    Started by watties‎, 25-11-2011 6:39 AM
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    26-11-2011, 5:11 AM Go to last post
  20. greetings from canada

    Hello all, just found your site and am eager to explore it all. I've been researching my family tree for about a year now and having a blast! Most, if not all, of my ancestors came to Canada from England, Scotland and Ireland so I think this is the place to be.

    Started by galgirl17‎, 22-11-2011 1:52 PM
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    25-11-2011, 1:59 AM Go to last post

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