Who do you think you are?

Your Family History

Start researching your own family tree with the BBC's Family History site.

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Getting Started

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Just starting out?

Take the first steps to researching your family history. Read the guides

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Next Steps

Learn how to overcome frustrating dead ends and take your research even further. Read more

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