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Family History Research is the most exhilarating, frustrating and emotional journey you will ever take. It can also be a lonely existence, which is why I wrote my books.

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The Photo Detective

December 15, 2014 | 1 Comments

Who is the person in the photograph, and what are they doing? Often there are clues in the photo which

Genealogy research: Dating Photos

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Style clues & cues in antique photos It’s as true now as it was 150 years ago: the fashions people

To Pay or Not To Pay?

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Getting started – why go online? Keen to start your family tree, you type the name of an ancestor into

About Diane Marelli

I started researching in 1998 as an absolute beginner

Family research never stops, it is a journey without end and never ceases to amaze me especially when a puzzle comes together; it is like being a detective but without the help of witnesses. In the world of Genealogy and there are still many family skeletons and intrigues driving me mad that may never be resolved but I cannot give up trying, I am hooked!

I started researching in 1998 as an absolute beginner but I have learnt so much via resources that are easily accessible and ones in which you don’t have to be an expert to utilise such as the Internet, Census, Certificates, History Centres and Genealogical organisations, Church Records etc.

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