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Newspaper reports provide an insight into the lives and events that our ancestors experienced.

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Classification:Newspapers, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Photographs / Pictures
Title:British India Family History
Link:http://valmayukuk.tripod.com/
Description:British India Family History
Extra Info:Includes a list of some who were born and died on the voyage to India. Also has photograph of some of the British railway workers of the area.
Classification:Newspapers, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Sports Clubs and Associations
Title:British Presence in South Patagonia
Link:http://patbrit.org/
Description:British Presence in South Patagonia
Extra Info:A wealth of information about those British who settled in here.
Classification:Newspapers, Religious Lists / Records, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Connected Histories
Link:http://www.connectedhistories.org/
Description:British History Sources, 1500-1900, from the Universities of London, Hertfordshire, and Sheffield
Extra Info:Burney collection of newspapers, British History Online, the Charles Booth Archive, Old Bailey Online and much more...
Classification:Newspapers
Title:Newspaper Index Cards (Andrews), 1790-1976
Link:Andrews Newspaper Index Cards, 1790-1976 : Free Index
Description:Andrews Newspaper Index Cards, 1790-1976
Extra Info:This unique card index was compiled in England from the 1790s until about 1970 and features a collection of notices from newspapers and various official sources, such as the London Gazette.
Classification:Newspapers
Title:Newspapers Online via Google
Link:http://news.google.com/newspapers
Description:Newspapers Online via Google
Extra Info:Many newspapers are being put online. Currently there are only a handful from the UK and Ireland, but this is growing. Many newspapers from USA and Canada that could help with ancestors who emigrated.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Newspapers, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices
Title:Scotland Data from Ancestry
Link:Scotland Data from Ancestry
Description:Scotland Data Collection from Ancestry
Extra Info:Includes Emmigrants and Immigrants; Numerous Directories and Gazetteers and more.
Classification:Newspapers, Photographs / Pictures
Title:TROVE - Historic Australian Newspapers, Photographs and More
Link:http://trove.nla.gov.au/
Description:TROVE - Historic Australian Newspapers, Photographs and More
Extra Info:Fully searchable, mentions convicts, ship's captains and more about British people on Australian soil.
Classification:Newspapers, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists
Title:Western Australia Genealogical Society Website
Link:http://membership.wags.org.au/membership-mainmenu-...
Description:Western Australia Genealogical Society - Shipping Arrivals from Early Newspapers
Extra Info:Includes shipping arrivals from early newspapers. For access to some of the databases you will need to be a member of the society.

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