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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: Welcome in!

    A big welcome to the many new members who've joined recently. You'll find that our members are helpful and love dealing with mysterious ancestors. I have the impression that many of you haven't used online forums very much in the past, so can I draw your attention to the message HERE? It...

    Started by Lesley Robertson‎, 16-01-2016 12:25 PM
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  2. 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 10:22 AM
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  1. Smile Hello - struggling at my family research

    Hello I just discovered this site by accident today. Have been trying to do family tree research on and off for a few years now, without much joy. I'm amazed at how much amazing info there is on this site! Am hoping I can please find some hints to point me in the right direction for my branches...

    Started by wilssearch‎, 05-08-2018 10:38 AM
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  2. Hello all

    Good afternoon, Just a quick intro to say hello to the forum and hopefully I will be able give and receive some help whilst here. I have been interested in researching my Family tree for the past few years, I have a fair amount of info on various branches but hardly anything on others! I...

    Started by Chef_Hendrix‎, 05-08-2018 2:12 PM
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  3. Hello everyone!

    Hello, My name is Peter , i just signed up and thought i would introduce myself before diving in. I live in Maine and i am researching my Spencer and Redman lines. I also hope to meet some distant cousins and freinds while learing about my famlies past. If anyone would help me out i...

    Started by Predman68‎, 04-08-2018 12:35 PM
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    04-08-2018, 6:56 PM Go to last post

    Hi all My research is essentially based on one person, FLORENCE TREASA FRAY. Florence was my grandmother; about 2 years ago my mother said she would like to find out what had happened to her mother (Florence), I have still not found her death in all that time, the rest is all genealogy.

    Started by Paul M‎, 08-02-2009 9:45 AM
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    03-08-2018, 6:26 PM Go to last post
  5. War Records

    Hi. I have recently picked up my family research again; building on work done about 10 years ago. The family trees are pretty complete back to around 1800 although one branch (Bowden, Derbyshire) goes back to 1600. My main current interest is getting some information on my father's WWII war record...

    Started by mmmgravity‎, 03-08-2018 12:55 PM
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    03-08-2018, 2:21 PM Go to last post
  6. New member in Australia

    Hello, I am new here.

    Started by henry01‎, 03-08-2018 11:43 AM
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    03-08-2018, 12:20 PM Go to last post
  7. Hi

    Hi everyone i'm Jen i have been helping my mum research the parents trees and her dads french nanas history for the last 4yrs as well as my dads sides. Hit a brick wall on all trees

    Started by jen1302‎, 02-08-2018 1:52 PM
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  8. Cool Hi from Ontario-- visiting Bristol soon

    Hi there! My name is Melissa Roberts and I've been researching for a couple of years now, mostly using Ancestry.ca . My husband and I are making our first trip to Scotland and then England (Bristol) from August 18-20/18-- and I'm hoping to make our Bristol trip extra special by visiting places my...

    Started by missyanne‎, 02-08-2018 3:21 PM
    beese, bristol, britton, ollis, roberts
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  9. Moved: John Stewart born 1854

    Started by Bevmeyers‎, 02-08-2018 6:38 PM
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  10. Hullo to all

    I am 75 and have been researching my family history for about 20 years and have just resurfaced after a long break to try to get further back on my father's side. We are mostly sailors and maritime workers at HM docks around the Thames/Medway estuary. I was born in Kent and have rellies in Sheppey,...

    Started by Ozcalr‎, 01-08-2018 12:36 AM
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  11. Thanks for having me.

    I have been researching for about 10 years and have lots of detail, but came to a complete stop with my Scottish father in law. We were told recently that he married bigamously in England in about 1942 -1943 and had another child, but his service record doesnt record this, except for a brief...

    Started by Iannbess‎, 01-08-2018 3:30 AM
    bigamy, gloucesters, indian army medical corps, john p morrison
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  12. Mutch Family Old Rayne Aberdeenshire

    Just joined this site. Have been researching my paternal side of the family....'Mutch' who lived in Old Rayne Aberdeenshire .........anyone who knows of the Mutch folks and the area I would welcome any detail. I use British Newspaper Archives; Scotlands People; Scotlands Places; Forces War...

    Started by Derek Mutch‎, 29-07-2018 11:46 AM
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  13. Talking Total Beginner

    Hi i am debbie living in plymouth researching KERSLAKE from London and GLASBY from plymouth . New to genealogy .

    Started by debbie kerslake‎, 20-11-2008 10:30 AM
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  14. Smile russ

    A big hello to all, I have been researching my family tree and have found out some amazing stuff over the last few months. I was surprized that my fathers family came from Worcestershire and not Poole Dorset as I thought. finding pictures of family members is so very wonderful. I never knew or...

    Started by rusacole‎, 27-07-2018 8:17 AM
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  15. Thumbs up hiya <waves>

    Hi everyone, I started my family search originally for a war hero, 2 years ago, no one warned me how addictive or frustrating this can be!! Have managed to get as far back as 1820's but am a bit stuck, hoping that the collective brain can help break down my brick wall. Jo x

    Started by jofreebird‎, 24-07-2018 6:01 PM
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  16. Moved: Charles Edward FENWICK and Eliza GARTON

    Started by Chrissie b‎, 24-07-2018 3:34 PM
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  17. Curious family searcher

    Have loads of bits and pieces and now want to fill in some gaps and put together a story for my granchildren

    Started by Curiousfox55‎, 24-07-2018 7:04 PM
    just beginning
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  18. Hello

    Hi! I have just joined and thought I should say hello! My research is UK based, mainly Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and Staffordshire. My wish is to find my unknown paternal grandfather but as I have no information, it may never happen. I have done my dna in the hope that one day there might...

    Started by linnet27‎, 24-07-2018 2:51 PM
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  19. Moved: Looking for my mother's service record

    Started by bluelady12‎, 23-07-2018 3:40 PM
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  20. Red face Hello folks another Newby

    Hello everybody, I'm Steve, a new member trying to find my way around what looks to be a very interesting site. I'm not new to genealogy and have been researching my tree since 1992 and my wife's tree only for the past few years. (Only to disprove to her that her grandfather wasn't born in Ireland)...

    Started by Whebudverhal65‎, 23-07-2018 2:11 PM
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