Monthly Archives: December 2017

Christmas Offers from S&N Genealogy Supplies

Thinking of giving a family historian a gift?

S&N Genealogy Supplies binders
S&N Genealogy Supplies binders

If so you might want to take a look at S&N Genealogy Supplies who have some special Christmas Offers at https://genealogysupplies.com

You can save on binders, Buy 2 Get 1 Free on Charts and Data CDs, save over 40% on the popular Phillimore Atlas, and much more!

But you will need to hurry though as these offers expire on the 22nd of December (S&N’s last UK posting date to get to you in time for Christmas, when selecting special delivery).

Place your order in time for delivery before Christmas! Click here to see their last posting dates.

They have also added many more items to their Bargain Basket, including Census Sets and Books – hurry, items are only available while stocks last!

Not sure what gift to get? S&N Genealogy Supplies have vouchers which are perfect for anyone with an interest in genealogy!

Don’t forget – you can now download their new 2018 Family History Guide

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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S&N Genealogy Supplies Christmas Gifts
S&N Genealogy Supplies Christmas Gifts

New BT27 Passenger Lists go online for the 1930s decade

The latest release from TheGenealogist comes out today:

Queen Mary 1936 from TheGenealogist Image Archive
Queen Mary 1936 from TheGenealogist Image Archive

TheGenealogist has just released over 2.7 million BT27 records for the 1930s. These Outbound Passenger Lists are part of an expanding immigration and emigration record set on TheGenealogist that feature the historical records of passengers who sailed out of United Kingdom ports in the years between 1930 and 1939. With the release of this decade of records, the already strong Immigration, Emigration, Naturalisation and passenger list resources on TheGenealogist have been expanded again.  

The fully searchable BT27 records from The National Archives released today will allow researchers to:

  • Discover potential family members travelling together using TheGenealogist’s SmartSearch. This unique system is able to recognise family members together on the same voyage. In this situation it will display a family icon which allows you to view the entire family with one click.
  • Find people travelling to America, Canada, India, New Zealand, Australia and elsewhere in the Passenger lists of people departing by sea from the United Kingdom.
  • View images of the original passenger list documents that had been kept by the Board of Trade’s Commercial and Statistical Department and its successors.
  • Discover the ages, last address and where the passenger intended to make their permanent residence.
  • These fully indexed records allow family historians to search by name, year, country of departure, country of arrival, port of embarkation and port of destination.

Those with ancestors who sailed from Britain in the 1930’s will welcome this fascinating new release from TheGenealogist, which adds to their current Emigration records, now totalling over 19 million and dating back to 1896.

See our article: https://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/featuredarticles/2017/passenger-lists-from-the-1930s-record-the-voyages-of-our-ancestors-699/