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 Pilot, MP and Communist Pioneer

Nick Thorne discovers the early aviator and first British communist MP Cecil L’Estrange Malone

700,000 records of crime added to online collection

TheGenealogist has added almost 700,000 entries for prisoners to its Court and Criminal Records collection.

La Belle Sauvage

Nick Thorne visits a coaching inn where the printing presses disturbed the guests

Westminster records for 1910 Domesday released

Colour tithe maps for Hunts and Rutland go online


Bedfordshire stretches from the chalk ridge of the Chiltern Hills in the south to the broad drainage basin of the River Great Ouse and its tributaries.