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Workhouse records go online and reveal British roots of millions worldwide (including Britney Spears)

Poor women in the workhouse. Inmates would be given menial tasks as part of the Victorian ideal of salvation through work

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The Elephant and Castle Tavern, Southwark, London originally a blacksmith. The building was converted into a tavern in 1760...the area was devastated during WW2

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Video (10mins) Oldest Footage of London Ever - if you love London you'll love this! A Fascinating Video - Londontopia

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Speech by Elizabeth I - "I know I have the body but of a weak and feeble woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a king, and of a king of England, too."

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Culture & Civilization of English Speaking Countries II: The Tudor and Stuart Monarchs and some of the main events of thier reign

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How far into the past does your family tree go? Most of us struggle the further we go back, but this handy website guide will help. The first issue will be to verify that the genealogy is indeed yours. Get more hints and tips on finding medieval records online with Your Family Tree magazine issue 145 - which is on sale now.

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Angles, Saxons, Jutes & Frisians (Anglo Saxons) - Founding of England, settlement - Keel boats - Angles in the North of England also included people from Norway and Western Sweden

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Workhouse records go online and reveal British roots of millions worldwide (including Britney Spears)

Workhouse children like my grandfather George Hill was raised in workhouse 1886 to 1898.. then off to the Training Ships.

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