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Plus: FamilySearch indexes more of its Derbyshire parish registers collection and Findmypast adds Scottish Post Office directories and Anglo-Boer War records
Discover the story of Raleigh bikes with rare footage, catch up on the final Who Do You Think You Are? episode of series 13 and learn about 18th century criminals
As WDYTYA? sees Sophie Raworth uncover nonconformist forebears, Jonathan Scott hunts for online resources for researching dissenters
First World War Project Map
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