Oct 6, 2008
Published Oct 6, 2008
"And this year I hit the jackpot when I was able to track down one of his long lost cousins who had a treasure trove of family history tucked away in the rafters of her garage." (Below: Bill and cousin)
Premium episode all about how to tap into your inner private eye to find those long lost living relatives.
Albert Farrington and chorus from 1914 sing "Rule Britannia"
GEM: Interview with Rick Crume
Websites Rick refers to in the show:
British National Archives and in itunes
Ancestral Quest - new interface with New Family Search.
Family Tree Magazine Podcast military records interview
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GEM: Interview with Dr. Christopher Watts
Below: Harry Cooke's Apprenticeship Record, 1872
Additional Gems From Over The Pond:
Lisa's Interview with Feargal O'Donnell of the Irish Family History Foundation. View the 2 part video series:
British History Podcasts:
Binge Thinking History with Tony Cocks
Historyzine Podcast with James Mowatt
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