Immigrants website is a superb resource
I just had to let you know how pleased I was to receive your weekly newsletter recently which included the England’s Immigrants website ( englandsimmigrants.com).
I subscribe to WDYTYA? Magazinee as I research social history, particularly in the area of occupations, and the mag keeps me up-to-date with research facilities and websites. I’m sure you know that not all your readers are genealogists.
I could go on at length about how wonderful England’s Immigrants is but I would bore you to death, so I’ll just say that it’s a miracle these days to find an online database capable of easy and complete interrogation. Keep up the good work! Sue Gregory, Stafford Editor replies: Thanks for that, Sue. England’s Immigrants is our 30 Minute Genelogist feature this month. I’m glad
Gross and net values of estates bit.ly/1O7CUDd I have recently received a will from the new Government website and I’m trying to make sense of it, in particular the great disparity between the gross and net values of my ancestor’s estate.
He died in 1916 and his estate was given a