14th June 2019

Ways to keep your family history

When it comes to family history, each and every one of ours is different. It may be difficult to preserve all your family histories in one […]
7th June 2019

DNA tests: Accuracy and interpretation

Ah DNA. It doesn’t get enough credit sometimes! Or does it? In this blog we address the half-truths about taking DNA tests, what you can use […]
31st May 2019

Why is genealogy such a popular hobby?

It’s the second most popular hobby in the US, and the second most visited website category according to ABC news. From researching your family tree to […]
24th May 2019

LCHM: Our Local history

“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots” – Marcus Garvey     We hope you […]
17th May 2019

Local heritage: The heritage that surrounds us

When we think of ancestry, heritage is not far behind. According to Yourdictonary, heritage has two definitions. The background from which one derives from. We may […]
10th May 2019

Handwriting: How to read your ancestors’

Ah handwriting…It can be hard enough reading your own handwriting at the best of times. Do you remember those long, gruelling lessons learning how to write […]
3rd May 2019

Local Community History Month: An Introduction

What is Local Community History Month?   This month is dedicated to celebrating and raising awareness of your local community history. Everyone has history to share, […]
30th April 2019

Z is for Zed

It was always going to be a fairly difficult letter to come up with inspiration but we had a case just earlier this year which was […]
29th April 2019

Y is for Yonder

    What’s next?   Here’s a list of our upcoming blogs in May:   Local Community History Month (LCHM) Introduction   How to read your […]