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Celebrate Memorial Day with free access to 47 million military records on MyHeritage, get £10 off RootsTech London passes and more
Even if you’re too old to take your GCSEs and A-levels this summer, you can learn more about the history of exams – and try out exam questions from the past
The International Tracing Service has changed its name to the Arolsen Archives as it releases millions of concentration camp victim records online
DNA expert Debbie Kennett explains how DNA testing companies identify your relatives - and how far you can trust the results
The British Film Institute has released a pioneering collection of Victorian films to mark Queen Victoria's 200th birthday
This month, a free records website for foreign nationals in China launches, Findmypast adds Durham bishop's transcripts and more
In many villages, it wouldn’t be May without one. Caroline Roope reveals the surprisingly tangled history of maypoles
We take a look at this month’s top TV and radio for family historians, including Who Do You Think You Are? USA, Victorian Sensations and more
Genealogy website Findmypast set to add tree to tree hinting to help family historians work together and make connections
On DNA Day, Jerome De Groot reveals his research into family historians' responses to DNA testing - from breaking through brick walls to privacy concerns
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