Category: Social History

Hints and Tips
genealogystoriesuk@gmail.com

Why you should examine your ancestors signature and how to do it

Your ancestors signature won’t tell you what colour their eyes were. Or whether they had a prominent nose. We’d all love a photograph of our ancestors, but finding a signature can be the next best thing. Examining the way in which your ancestor signed their name can give you clues about their life.

Read More »
Women's Hair History Feature Image
Social History
genealogystoriesuk@gmail.com

Women’s Hair: A History

Faced with loosing my own hair, I began to ask questions. Why did I care so much about my hair? Why is our hair important?

Read More »

The Curious Descendants

Get daily family history hints, tips and ideas, plus a weekly round up of the latest genealogy news. All  delivered straight to your inbox FREE! Never miss a blog posts or episode of #TwiceRemoved ever again.

p.s. I hate spam so I make sure that you can unsubscribe from my emails at any time (or adjust your settings to hear more / less from me).