What is your advice to those who hit an obstacle on their family tree?
Leave the brick wall for a few days or weeks. Come back to your research with a fresh pair of eyes and stay up to date with record releases. Facebook and Twitter are great for finding out about these, as are local family history societies and magazines.
Please write to the address on page 3
or email claire.vaughan@ immediate.co.uk
Robert Parker is a genealogist and trainer,
based in Cambridgeshire. He delivers
courses, coaching, talks and research
services. For further details, visit his
website at www.myfamilygenealogy.co.uk.