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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. Researching Robinson Family

    Hello, I am researching the Robinson family (Sussex/Surrey/Middlesex) and related families (Cane, Burgess, Bates, Jennings, Swinnerton). I live in Honolulu, Hawaii. Jeff Van Ness

    Started by five5mango‎, 29-08-2008 7:26 PM
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  2. Hi there

    Hi everyone, My name is Erik. I'm in the Northwest of England and am currently primarily researching the Grose family of actors and artists.

    Started by warrwykk‎, 18-05-2018 1:03 PM
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  3. New to this forum

    Hi everyone, I have been researching my family tree for some time. My father was in WW2 and i would like more information on his military record, he was in the Royal Marines during the war, the ship he was on was damaged during the mediterranean conflict, and would like to find out more details of...

    Started by Binsfamily‎, 17-05-2018 11:20 AM
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  4. Hi Guys;

    Found these Boards yesterday and decided to join up. :wink:

    Started by Jamie Darke‎, 16-05-2018 5:32 PM
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  5. Newbie from British Columbia

    Hi, My name is Joy and I have found your site by chance as I am looking for information regarding my Mother. I recently joined Ancestry.ca to check my DNA. I didn't really have a concern about where I 'came from' but kind of did it as a lark. My results were as I suspected...smile. I currently live...

    Started by Joyousjem‎, 15-05-2018 7:42 PM
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  6. Moved: 'Unusual photo frame for identification'

    Started by Pipsqueek‎, 15-05-2018 5:10 PM
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  7. Hello All

    I am situated in Melbourne Australia and have ancestors from Durham and Worcester in the UK and Dublin and County Clare in Ireland. I have managed to trace most back to the start of the 19th century but am finding it hard going now. Happy to chase down anything in Victoria if you need ...

    Started by Parkrox‎, 09-05-2018 9:44 AM
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  8. Hello everyone

    Hi, I am trying to write a book about my father Edward Macey and my grandfather, but I seem to have got very caught up in tracing my ancestors! So here I am, and if I can help anyone I will endeavour to do so.

    Started by daisy5858‎, 09-05-2018 11:13 AM
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  9. Post Tagneys in London

    Hi I'm Debra. I have been researching my family history on and off for about thirty years. My paternal grandfather migrated from London in 1913 and my grandmother from Ireland some years later. They met, married and had a family here in Queensland, Australia. I have found the UK Census an...

    Started by Alfriston‎, 07-05-2018 5:42 AM
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  10. Hello everyone

    I have been an off and on member of Ancestry.com for several years, have taken their DNA test and generally been fascinated where the numerous trails take me. But with the information from the likes of Ancestry.com, as fascinating as it is, there is always a question mark over its accuracy. My...

    Started by Tony Watkins‎, 05-05-2018 7:22 AM
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  11. Question Hello Everyone

    I have just started on the journey to find out about my ancestors. I have looked at records from Forces War Records and realise that I need to find out just a little more information before I will find the right records.

    Started by Tripleangel‎, 05-05-2018 11:50 AM
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  12. Greetings all, :-)

    just found this site....looks interesting.....I'm all the way from Australia.....have started helping out my aunt with our family tree.....we have tried putting together pieces of my grandad's paperwork from when he went to Wales back in the 1960's.....and wrote a few things down.....we believe we...

    Started by Dipper‎, 04-05-2018 4:48 AM
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  13. Hello

    Thank you for allowing me to join, I'm very pleased to have found British Genealogy.com and like-minded people. I first became interested in family research in 2000 when my father asked me to find out what happened to his great aunt and uncle who emigrated to Canada. When I retired from work in...

    Started by CassieP‎, 03-05-2018 10:20 PM
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  14. hello

    hello i am katie and i have just joined to see if i am help people and sort out a few stumbling blocks in my own research which i love doing and have done since 2002

    Started by katiearnett1983‎, 30-04-2018 9:14 AM
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  15. Janet L Forwood

    I am also curious about a Spanish English War. I am 39% English and look up 90% Spanish. People are telling me there was no such thing as an Irish / Spanish War but I know there was an English /Spanish War. Is it not possible that there is some Spanish in me do to the Spaniards coming ashore in...

    Started by Janet Forwood‎, 26-04-2018 11:15 PM
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  16. Calling all Crane/French/Mingay

    Hello all, I have just found this website and am looking forward to sharing information with others! My family of 'Crane' originally came from Essex and the French/Mingay from Suffolk - near Bury St Edmunds.

    Started by crafter‎, 11-07-2016 1:20 PM
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  17. Hi All,

    Just discovered this website, I first got the genealogy bug 35 ish years ago in New Zealand - pre internet, it was all microfilms via the local LDS, and word of mouth. When I came to the UK in 1997 I packed a basic outline of what I had, which sat in various boxes for most of 20 years. Now it's...

    Started by RuthM0‎, 25-04-2018 2:20 PM
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  18. Moved: De Jong relatives in England

    Started by Peter de Jong‎, 23-04-2018 7:50 PM
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  19. Trying to find a Burial.

    Hi. My name is Patricia, I have been researching Family for about 20 years. I am now hitting a brick wall and could do with some help. I am from County Down.

    Started by pattiec‎, 23-04-2018 7:54 PM
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    24-04-2018, 4:24 AM Go to last post
  20. Wink Fishing Heritage

    Hi, thank you for adding me to this site. I have been researching the Webb and Steer family, both connected to Hull and Grimsby fishing industry. Also researching Hemming family, fishing/docker and military history. I have managed to trace the Steer family back to Devon in particular William Steer...

    Started by Badger24‎, 16-04-2018 8:18 AM
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