10th February 2015

Tuesday random waffles (Part 1)

One day, I might get back to doing my own genealogical research…. Haha! Who am I kidding?! Occasionally, I take five or ten minutes to look […]
9th February 2015

If it ain’t broke…

Since 1858, applications for grants of probate or letters of administration have been made at either the Principal Probate Registry in London (now the Principal Registry […]
8th February 2015

Keeping it real

Nowadays, there are so many new words, phrases and sayings, I often feel old as I am not sure I am quite keeping up with the […]
7th February 2015

Seize the moment

Oh my….! I love it when a plan comes together but I love it even more when something unexpected pops up, I roll with it and it […]
6th February 2015

I won an award!

I am so excited, I can hardly contain myself …. So, I have had minor lottery scratch card and National Lottery wins over the years but really, nothing […]
5th February 2015

Credit where credit is due

How many affluent professional genealogists do you know? I couldn’t name you even one. How many of those professional genies love their jobs though? Oh, I […]
4th February 2015

Share and share alike

Well folks, today’s blog is late late late. Muchos apologies but I have been busy (a) researching and (b) sharing my expertise and knowledge with the […]
3rd February 2015

Why sign up with us? (Part 2)

Yesterday, I hope I managed to unpick some myths about probate research, or ‘Heir Hunting’. It’s a funny old business…. Someone dies and the world and […]
2nd February 2015

Why sign up with us? (Part 1)

One of the many aspects of our work at FWL is that we are probate researchers, otherwise known now as ‘Heir Hunters‘. The television programme has raised […]