Who Do You Think You Are? 2017

Green fingers run in the family for the presenter of the Chelsea Flower Show

Sophie Jane Raworth was born on the 15th May 1968 in Redhill, Surrey, England. As you may expect of the well known BBC journalist and broadcaster, Sophie Raworth has already tried before to investigate her family history. “I found some names, but I don’t know anything about them. And it’s really frustrating. As a journalist you want to be able to create a picture.” Continue reading...

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New Release: London Educational Records 28th March 2017

We have just released a batch of London school and university records to join our ever growing educational collection.

Researchers can use this new data to find ancestors who attended or taught at a variety of Educational establishments within London between 1831 and 1927.

The list of records included in this release are:

  • University of London Historical Record 1836-1926
  • The Skylark Magazine from Haberdashers' Aske's Hampstead School 1918
  • The Wilsonian Magazine April 1914-April 1919
  • University College School, London Register 1831-1891
  • Royal College of Chemistry, Royal School of Mines and Royal College of Science Register of Associates
  • Record of Old Westminsters Vols 1 and 2 earliest times -1927
  • King's College, London Calendar 1921-1922
  • Dulwich College War Record 1914-1919

You can read more about the release, including an example from the records here.

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