Amazing Stories of Bravery and Tragedy from Occupied Jersey 1940-1945

Posted by Ancestry Team on July 16, 2015 in United Kingdom

The Jersey, Channel Islands, Occupation Registration Cards from World War Two cover the years 1940-1945. This collection will be of enormous benefit to anyone who is eager to learn more about their Jersey family history. As part of a major digitisation project, the Jersey Archive has uploaded images of its entire collection of registration cards from the occupation Read More

The New Ancestry: July 15th Feature Update

Posted by Ancestry Team on July 15, 2015 in United Kingdom

It has been just over a month since we introduced the new Ancestry website, designed to transform how you can discover and tell your family story. Over the last month, we have been listening to your suggestions for how to make the new site even better. We’ve been working hard to incorporate your feedback to Read More

Records from the Jersey Archive in the Channel Islands go online for the first time.

Posted by Ancestry Team on May 22, 2015 in Collections

  We are very excited to bring you two new collections as part of our web search initiative. The Jersey, Channel Islands, Wills and Testaments collection covering the years 1663-1948 and The Jersey, Channel Islands, Occupation Registration Cards from World War Two covering the years 1940-1945. Both these collections will be of enormous benefit to Read More