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On the 10th July this year Britain marks the 80th anniversary of the start of The Battle of Britain which was fought over Southern England by the pilots of the Royal Air Force and the Royal Canadian Air Force. This period in the Second World War (10 July 1940 - 31 October 1940), when Britain had yet to be joined in the fight by the United States, gained its name from a speech given by Prime Minister Winston Churchill to the House of Commons on 18 June 1940 when he said: "What General Weygand called the 'Battle of France' is over. I expect that the Battle of Britain is about to begin." Continue reading...

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New Parish Records Released 3rd July 2020

We have added over 85,500 individuals to our Parish Records for Worcestershire in association with Malvern Family History Society. This is an ongoing project where high quality transcripts of Parish Records are made available for family history researchers to find their ancestors. Included in this release are:

  • 54,948 baptism records
  • 8,703 marriage records
  • 3,558 banns of marriages records
  • 18,293 burial records

These new records can be used to find your ancestors' baptisms in fully searchable records that cover parishes from this part of the English midlands. With records that reach back to the mid 16th century, this release allows family historians to find the names of ancestors, their parents' forenames, the father's occupation where noted, and the parish where the event took place.

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Ace in a Day

On the 10th July this year Britain marks the 80th anniversary of the start of The Battle of Britain which was fought over Southern England by the pilots of the Royal Air Force and the Royal Canadian Air Force. This period in the Second World War (10 July 1940 - 31 October 1940), when Britain had yet to be joined in the fight by the United States, gained its name from a speech given by Prime Minister Winston Churchill to the House of Commons on 18 June 1940 when he said: "What General Weygand called the 'Battle of France' is over. I expect that the Battle of Britain is about to begin." Continue reading...

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TheGenealogist Ticks the Boxes
"The Gold subscription is excellent value for money"
Nick - Value for money
"TheGenealogist has a strong census search tool to help you locate ancestors more easily"
Claire - Ease of use
"The street search tool for census records is superb."
Nick - Navigation
"Trees are quick and easy to build on the site, and the results are particularly visually attractive."
Jenny - Family Tree Builder
"In TreeView, the ability to expand or reduce the image is excellent."
Alan - Family Tree Builder
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WDYTYA Magazine“TheGenealogist has an excellent search option that lets you search for a family using just first names.”
Sarah Williams, Editor - Who Do You Think You Are Magazine

Your Family Tree Magazine“The Genealogist is a great place to search for your ancestors and the details of their lives, using a combination of simple and advanced search facilities and a huge variety of the most vital records and resources for family history.”
Adam Rees, Editor - Your Family Tree Magazine

Family Tree Magazine“Top marks to TheGenealogist for their All-in-One search. For relevant, easy-to-view, detailed search results this is the search site to use. Combine it with the new phonetic search tool to make even better family history discoveries.”
Helen Tovey, Editor - Family Tree Magazine

Your Family History Magazine“The unique Non-Conformist records on TheGenealogist.co.uk are invaluable.” 
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