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CONTENTS JUNE 2019

FEATURES 17

Find Your Match! ON THE COVER Get to grips with DNA tests using the latest tips and tools to connect with new cousins around the world

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A Sense Of Place ON THE COVER How the historical maps on the National Library of Scotland’s website can transform your research

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The Luck Of The Draw The first state lottery was drawn 450 years ago. Discover the mania that led our ancestors to try their luck

RESEARCH ADVICE 49

The Best Bloggers ON THE COVER

The expert genealogists you can’t afford to miss

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Record Masterclass ON THE COVER

The Scottish trade records that go beyond the 1700s

57 Ancestors At Work ON THE COVER

Did your forebears deliver the daily pint?

60 Tech Tips Nick Peers explains how to share your tree online

63 Focus On ON THE COVER

Emma Jolly reveals how to locate your global kin using the surviving records of the British Empire

YOUR RESEARCH 30

Reader Story

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The family treasure Bridget Yates found in a toffee tin

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My Family Album Anthony Wilson shows us four generations of his family

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Eureka Moment

David Walshe shares a grisly killing from records at TNA

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Family Hero Janet Anderson’s inspirational great grandmother Alice

REGULARS 6

Letters Your ideas, comments and advice

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News All of the latest news and data releases

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What’s On This month’s events, including a conference in York

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Wdytya? Magazine Shop Back issues, magazine storage and a wall chart

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