Tracing Your Roots
By BBC Radio 4
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Inspirational family history stories and key genealogy advice. Sally Magnusson and Nick Barratt uncover personal perspectives on social history and give listeners the tools to become family history detectives.
||TYR: What Happens Next Part 2 11 Oct 11||The sculptor turned revolutionary. The rumour Queen Alexandra attempted suicide. The German POW father lost after the war. Sally and Nick discover new information and lasting repercussions from three of the best Tracing Your Roots stories....||10/11/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: What Happens Next 04 Oct 11||Listeners tell Sally and Nick what happened after their stories were featured on Tracing Your Roots: relatives united, a whole new family discovered, and the lost uncle whose adoption records turned up in a bin bag. bbc.co.uk/radio4...||10/4/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: Following the Money 27 Sept 11||Fortunes lost- can we find them? Sally and Nick are on the trail of a rich landowning ancestor in the debtors' prison; the Liverpool Street believed to be in chancery, and the Glasgow Trust with no known end....||9/27/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: Life in Confinement 20 Sept 11||Ancestors torn apart from their families and forced to live out their lives hidden away in institutions: Sally and Nick uncover stories that still impact on their descendants today....||9/20/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: What's in a name? 13 Sept 11||An unexpected name change can be a seemingly unsurmountable barrier to delving into your past, or the start of the most incredible story. Sally and Nick explore some fascinating name changes....||9/13/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: Census Special 20 Mar 11||Putting the censuses of the past to the test in Lancashire....||3/20/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: Objects and Heirlooms 12 Oct 10||Tracking down the stories behind fascinating objects and family heirlooms. All the objects in this programme are also featured on the BBC's History of the World website, where you can upload your own treasured...||10/12/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: Caribbean Roots 05 Oct 10||Tracing Caribbean ancestors is about more than just slavery....||10/5/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: Radicals and Revolutionaries 28 Sep 10||Radical and revolutionary ancestors through the centuries are uncovered by Sally Magnusson and Nick Barratt....||9/28/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: Tracing rootless ancestors 21 Sep 10||Tracing the roots of rootless ancestors might seem an impossible task. In this second programme of the series, Sally Magnusson and Nick Barratt attempt to do just that....||9/21/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||TYR: Vanishing Without Trace 14 Sep 10||On the trail of ancestors who vanished without trace, abandoning their families either by choice or by force of circumstance. Presented by Sally Magnusson and genealogist Nick Barratt....||9/20/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
Very professional, compelling stories, a pleasure to listen to. I highly recommend this. If you go to their website, you can listen to previous episodes on-line. I intend to listen to all of them. thank you BBC.
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