The recent news, that around six million probate records dating from 1942 to 1966 have now been published online, is great news for those looking to research the family tree.
Of course great emphasis has been placed on information revealed by the Wills of the rich and famous including Florence Nightingale, Winston Churchill, Dylan Thomas and Georfe Formby. However, for the amateur researcher, this move could be the key to unlocking more of their family tree by revealing what their relatives left, and to whom.
Unfortunately, this 24 year span simply offers a shortcut to a limited aspect of each family tree, which can take months or even years to put together.
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