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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 1:25 PM
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    16-02-2017, 5:23 PM Go to last post
  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 11:22 AM
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  1. Mike looking for Darlaston Mathews and Swanse

    Hi I am new to British Genealogy and I am hoping to be able track My wifes Father's family and My Welsh Ancestors from Swansea. Samuel Albert Mathews and Hannah Cox had 3 Son's we think that Thomas was one and Bernard Matthews born 1919 in Park Street Darlaston West midlands and a third son who...

    Started by mikejc‎, 01-07-2013 10:04 AM
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  2. Smile Staying positive

    Hi all Have been searching for uncle for what seems like forever now but will keep going. Ive tried all different places such as: Genes Reunited,Biological finder,Missing You, Adoption.com and lots of other sites including 192.com but all to No avail as yet. When i first started i didnt have a...

    Started by Mand-1‎, 30-06-2013 4:18 PM
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  3. Hallo

    Hi. I'm Brian Emmings and have been trying to find more details about certain ancestors to help my sister, who has created a formidable tree on Ancestry. Have come up against a couple of brick walls, and hope to find solutions.

    Started by briemm‎, 29-06-2013 6:58 PM
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  4. Hello From Me In London

    I like doing family history but I keep getting brick walls which is why I am here. Although I live in London my primary interest is in Liverpool ancesctry. I do visit the city because that is my place of birth, but I am here to see if any of you can help me. If I can help you, that is a bonus. ...

    Started by Anniel34‎, 29-06-2013 7:42 PM
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    29-06-2013, 9:05 PM Go to last post
  5. Red face Edwards/Mayo Geneology - Wales - Mary Mayo

    Hi: I have been researching my grandmother Gertrude Blodwin Mayo (born 1896 in Newport, Mon Wales) and descendants for over 20 years (on and off). I have hit a brick wall after my grandmother Gertrude went into the Newport Workhouse in 1909-11. I can't find the whereabouts of her mother Mary...

    Started by daisymae54‎, 29-06-2013 5:57 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    29-06-2013, 6:27 PM Go to last post
  6. Hello from me

    Hi everyone, I'm new to this site but no stranger to genealogy. I've been working on my family history for donkey's years and am thoroughly addicted. I have a few brickwalls, one of them massive, but I guess that's what keeps me at this hobby, I'm not giving up until I have to!!!

    Started by Desert Girl‎, 29-06-2013 4:54 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    29-06-2013, 5:30 PM Go to last post
  7. New and need some guidance

    Hi all, I have just made a pretty exciting discovery. My dad was an orphan brought up in Nazareth House orphanages through the late 30's and 40's and has never known who his parents were. I live in Australia and have decided to get a UK passport and as part of the application have had to...

    Started by Judge‎, 28-06-2013 6:17 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    28-06-2013, 1:04 PM Go to last post
  8. RoseDunning under another name

    Hello, I used to post on this forum under the name RoseDunning but have changed my email and can't access my account, so I have re-registered under another name. I am researching (unsurprisingly) the names Rose and Dunning. I have got back to 1525 (with considerable help it must be said!)...

    Started by Dunning‎, 28-06-2013 12:28 PM
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  9. Smile Hello all fellow 'Tree'ers

    Hi there, Just saying hello, I've been reaching family tree's for about 5/6 years on & off... as it's such a time consuming, but extremely rewarding hobby... I have followed both mine & my husbands families on both Father's and Mother's sides... and found some interesting facts, (sadly not many...

    Started by little_grem‎, 27-06-2013 4:35 PM
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    27-06-2013, 5:15 PM Go to last post
  10. Hello from New Zealand

    Hello all, I am Raymond Paul Lightband and currently live in Palmerston North, New Zealand in the North Island. I wam attempting to research my family with Lightband from around the Claines area etc, my Grandmother maiden name Joyce born in Walthenstowe, London, England and my Grandmother from my...

    Started by Lightband‎, 22-06-2013 11:14 PM
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    27-06-2013, 11:32 AM Go to last post
  11. Smile Hello

    Hi all. My name is Harry Burn I live in the Staffordshire Moorlands. Interested in any Burn, Gray, Johnson, Golightly and Telfers from Northumberland and any Steele, Pope, Cooper, Heath, Brown or Wildings from Staffordshire. Regards Harry Burn

    Started by Harry Burn‎, 24-06-2013 7:51 AM
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  12. Smile Lilian

    Hello, I live in Stoke on Trent and have recently joined the forum, I am researching both my mother's family (Pearson and Higham) from Cheshire and my father's family (Meddings/ Armstrong and Bassett) from Shropshire and Wolverhampton and Wales respectively - I have been researching for 10 yrs but...

    Started by lilianrose‎, 25-06-2013 2:42 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    25-06-2013, 2:46 PM Go to last post
  13. Thumbs up Richard Seivers Australia

    G'day, I have been researching my family for 4 years. The Arnold and Pusey family from Upton cum Chalvey who went to Turkey in 1850s Philip Le Feuvre from Jersey who was in Turkey and help raise the Russian Fleet sunk at Sabasapol. Glass family from Scotland. Sheen family who were in...

    Started by RSeivers‎, 25-06-2013 9:28 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    25-06-2013, 11:23 AM Go to last post
  14. Post David P Olive

    Hello. I have been interested in finding the history of my surname and my family history since childhood. I finally got started around twenty years ago, unfortunately I hit a brick wall at around the 1801 period and never managed to get past that date. Since then I have managed to fill in many...

    Started by David P Olive‎, 23-06-2013 2:18 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    24-06-2013, 1:03 AM Go to last post
  15. Hi From Grenada

    I am trying to find the origins of my wife's family. Her Great Grandfather, Joseph Roberts died in Grenada in 1913 at the age of 89. We know that he was the librarian and that he owned a number of estates. There is a possible connection with Lord Roberts of Kandahar as my wife's father, was...

    Started by jmgnd‎, 23-06-2013 5:44 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    23-06-2013, 6:22 PM Go to last post
  16. Smile Hi from NZ.

    Hi all, In my present profession as a historical(NZ) research/writer it already involves genealogy within aspects of my research.Owing to a family member suffering a stroke,I have the task now of completing his many years of records,notes & files of family genealogy research. My primary aim of...

    Started by koroynz‎, 22-06-2013 11:22 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    23-06-2013, 1:32 AM Go to last post
  17. Red face Hi from British-Australian

    Hello! My name is Wendy, born in Oldham, Lancs many yrs ago; I have lived in Australia nearly all of my life. I am an English/History teacher. I have been researching all of my family lines for about 7 years and have had a lot of success, but I still have a lot to learn and I'm still occassionally...

    Started by ozwendy‎, 18-07-2011 2:04 AM
    • Replies: 7
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    23-06-2013, 12:17 AM Go to last post
  18. Highland Clearances

    Hi I am Ken, and I am on the hunt for members of the Stewart Family who have chosen to leave the Highlands of Scotland for a life elsewhere. I have some in England, One in Australia and one in the Usa, whom I have traced. Any help for William Stewart b .Dingwall 1903 last heard of saling out of...

    Started by kenbhoy‎, 21-06-2013 11:00 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    22-06-2013, 11:59 PM Go to last post
  19. Hi am new as ZILLS

    hello folks my name is Zillah and I have been doing my family tree for nearly 20 years I live in Sussex England and if I can help anyone in doing lookups as I belong to Sussex family history group and I have the marriage Disc from 1500-1837 please just ask ...

    Started by Zills‎, 22-06-2013 2:25 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    22-06-2013, 4:38 PM Go to last post
  20. Post Just a Beginner

    Hello Pretty new to this have been doing all my research online - As I presently live in South Africa I believe its my best starting point I am presently searching Reiblein family and have hit the "brick wall" - According to 1851 Census my relative Joseph Reblin Born abt 1820 Plymouth and...

    Started by LynneS14‎, 22-06-2013 3:33 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 349
    22-06-2013, 4:27 PM Go to last post

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