1911 Census images online today

Posted by Russell James on 24 May 2011 in General, Record Collections

I’m pleased to announce that we’ve completed the first stage of our 1911 Census release. Any of our members can log in to the site right now, and browse the scanned record images from all over England, Wales, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.  If you’ve already traced your tree up to 1901,… Read more

Share your Tree with Friends and Family

Posted by Charlene Chen on 20 May 2011 in Site Features

AUTHORED BY STEPHANIE CRUZ (FROM ANCESTRY.COM) Did you know that you can share your member tree with friends and family for free? Send them an email invitation and they can see your tree once they register for an Ancestry.co.uk account. A subscription is not required for them to see your tree. A new and easier… Read more

Postcard Posers – May

Posted by Kelly on 16 May 2011 in General, Postcard Poser, Record Collections

Can you guess the location of this month’s postcard poser? It may look easy at first glance but there’s a twist, can you spot what it is? For those who are new to this feature on our blog, every month we share a postcard-style photo taken somewhere in the UK. It could be a particular… Read more

Introducing…The World Memory Project

Posted by on 3 May 2011 in Ancestry World Archives Project, Company News, General, Record Collections

Almost three years ago we started the Ancestry World Archives Project with a vision of involving the genealogy community to make more records accessible and free.  Since that time more than 76,000 of you have helped index over 71 million records!  As collections of records are completed we’ve been putting them online for free for anyone to… Read more