The church at Llanfair Nant Y Gof, Pembrokeshire

Books for Welsh Research

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There is much in common between researching family history in Wales and England, but there is also very much that is different — like the use of patronymic naming, and the resultant limited variety in surnames; the prevalence of non-conformity, even the Welsh...

26 Mar 2017
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The Middlemore Experience (book cover)

Great Canadian Expectations: The Middlemore Experience

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Emigration of British Home Children (from the late 1860s right up to 1948, over 100,000 children of all ages were emigrated to destinations across Canada to be used as indentured farm workers and domestics) was and remains controversial; many of the children who were forcibly emigrated, and/or...

18 Dec 2016
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