Quiz: 5 Spookiest Sounding Jobs

We combed through census records and uncovered the spookiest-sounding occupations . Can you guess what these professions really do? [psst: after the quiz you can find out what your ancestors did by entering your last name below] How would you like to discover that your uncle was a bone dealer? Or your great-grandmother was a witch? Start by finding Read More

New Census Records Uncover British History

Good news this week for everyone in Wales, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, plus the millions all over the UK with roots in those areas: We’ve completed the first significant portion of our 1911 Census transcriptions. Right now, everyone can search for ancestors in Wales and the Crown dependencies just as you would with Read More