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We have 25 pairs of tickets up for grabs for The Family History Show London which takes place this Saturday 24th August at Sandown Park Racecourse.

Visit our two Large Lecture Theatres with Free Talks throughout the day, Free Ask the Experts Area, Societies, Local Archives, Ministry of Defence stands, and much more. You will also be given a Free Goody Bag worth over £8 on entry! The show boasts free parking, a free minibus from Esher Train Station, and there are refreshments available all day - don't miss out!

To be in with a chance to win a pair of free tickets, simply click here and tell us where the London Show is held.

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WIN tickets to The Family History Show, London!

The new Map Explorer from TheGenealogist, going from a historic map to modern satellite view

We have 25 pairs of tickets up for grabs for The Family History Show London which takes place this Saturday 24th August at Sandown Park Racecourse.

Visit our two Large Lecture Theatres with Free Talks throughout the day, Free Ask the Experts Area, Societies, Local Archives, Ministry of Defence stands, and much more. You will also be given a Free Goody Bag worth over £8 on entry! The show boasts free parking, a free minibus from Esher Train Station, and there are refreshments available all day - don't miss out!

To be in with a chance to win a pair of free tickets, simply click here and tell us where the London Show is held.

Katherine Ryan - Who Do You Think You Are?

Comedian, writer, presenter and actress Katherine Ryan was born in Canada in June 1983. She has appeared on British panel shows including Mock the Week, Never Mind the Buzzcocks and Have I Got News for You. She moved to England in 2007 and now lives in London where she's raising her English-born daughter, Violet. Katherine is determined to find something in her family background that her daughter Violet will respect and she assumes that if she traces back a little way in her maternal line that she will find English ancestors. Continue reading...

Top Sites Compared: Who Do You Think You Are?
WDYTYA Comparison
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
Magazine Reviews


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.” 
Laura Berry, Editor - Your Family History Magazine

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