Tuesday was British Isles day with Scottish genealogist Chris Paton giving four talks about researching ancestors from that area. As a majority of my ancestors came from England, Scotland, and quite possibly Ireland, I was eager to hear Chris' talks and pick up some new tips. I have been stuck at a Scottish brick wall for a while now...
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One of the overarching points of the day was that if you are struggling to breakdown a brick wall and go through it, you might have to go around it...
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more challenging (and fun!) by sending us on a roundabout.
Stay tuned for my report on Day 2.
As an Ambassador for the event, Unlock The Past kindly gave me free entry. All opinions are my own.