Genealogy podcast covering family history, research, tips, stories, interviews and more. With an initial focus on the UK and Ireland and moving beyond that in future.
Researching Welsh Ancestors with Gill Thomas
Gill helps guide us through researching ancestors in Wales with topics including Welsh names, patronymic names, Welsh places, chapel and church records, non-conformity, the effects of the industrial revolution, boatbuilding, steel, coal and copper mining, Welsh geography, parishes old and new, crime and punishment, the National Library of Wales, local archives, GENUKI, family history societies, newspapers and journals, AGRA, maritime history, migration, emigration and much more. A companion blog post with links and resources is available at https://emmacox.co.uk/researching-welsh-ancestors.
Researching Italian Ancestors with Julie Goucher
Julie Goucher's Italian ancestors come from Sicily. In this episode we discuss migration, where to find records, her Orlando one name study, suggested resources and much more.
There is an accompanying blog post with a downloadable guide full of tips and resources on https://emmacox.co.uk/blog
Celebrating 50 episodes, a round up of 2022 and what's in store for 2023
Journeys into Genealogy is now two years old and 50 episodes have been broadcast.
This short episode contains a roundup of 2022, some of my favourite moments, feedback from interviewees, lessons learned, statistics and what's in store for 2023.
Researching Theatre Ancestors with Mish Holman
Do you have ancestors who worked in the theatre, as a musician or similar? Mish Holman shares her stories of researching her ancestors, actors Abraham and Sarah Adcock. Talking about national and regional theatre, playbill archives, special collections and much more.
I have created a blog post with lots of tips for research and useful resources on my genealogy website here: https://emmacox.co.uk/researching-theatre-ancestors
Researching aristocratic ancestors with Anthony Adolph
Do you believe you have aristocratic or royal ancestors? Expert genealogist, author and presenter, Anthony Adolph gives his do's and quite a few don'ts when researching and creating a family tree leading back to the gentry or royalty. Discussing gateway ancestors, wills, heralds visitations, pedigrees, historical books, FamilySearch, DNA and much more.
A DNA story and a Non Parent Event with Lezlee Liljenberg
"If only you knew" said her father to Lezlee. This mystery lasted for decades until Lezlee had her DNA tested and discovered that things she had believed were not true. Lezlee Liljenberg from Texas, USA is on a journey to discover more about her true parentage and she shares some of the ups and downs along the way and how important her DNA results were.