Genealogy Reviews

Genealogy has never been so popular, helped by the growing number of television programs exploring the subject, like the BBC's "Who Do You Think You Are?", people are taking an ever-increasing interest in their family history.

It has also never been easier to research your Family History as the amount of records available online and CD increases.

This site contains magazine reviews and articles published by a range of family history magazines, updated regularly, so be sure to visit frequently to find the latest genealogical news and events.

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Compare the Market

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine reviewed the top websites for online research, and TheGenealogist has come out on top

Unearth Tithe Maps Treasure

The National Archives has teamed up with TheGenealogist to put its collection of tithe maps and apportionments online. Alan Crosby explains what these fantastic resources can reveal...

New All-in-One Search Tool

TheGenealogist's innovative smarter, context aware All-in-One search tool scans entire collections of records in one go to return specific results about your ancestors. See your family tree quickly take shape with this exciting new development in the w

How to get started with TreeView

TreeView is a program for Mac and Windows that integrates with TheGenealogist's archives and online tree builder to give you easy access to its records and provide you with a place to store your tree online.

A Wide Range of Data CDs

Your Family History reviews a collection of different Data CDs

Latest Reviews

The search for Mr Vinneycombe

Keith Gregson shows how he has used TheGenealogist and allied sites to solve one particularly challenging WW1 research problem


At the time of the Norman Conquest, Berkshire formed part of the Earldom of Harold, and supported him staunchly at the Battle of Hastings

1950s passenger lists online

TheGenealogist has just released over four million outbound passenger list records for the 1950s

Squaring the Stone Circle

With the centenary of Stonehenge being gifted to the public this October, Nick Thorne explores the families who had once owned it

1910 Valuation Office Survey records for Brent released

TheGenealogist has released the third part of its unique online record set, The Lloyd George Domesday Survey