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"I have been using Ancestry for about 4 years now. I have no choice but to use the World edition as only 1/4 of my family came through the US. My tree is now at over 60,000 individuals as I have researched all the collateral lines as well.
"Maybe it's a bit selfish but I have named my family tree after me - using my married name. My tree is actually for both my husband and myself's famillies so that seems to work best. At least people who are searching for me can find me - I…"
"I don't know about other jurisdictions, but the records on the BC archives are freely available to anyone.. There is definitely no breach of copyright in my doing this type of lookup for others. If I need a copy, then I pay the going rate -…"
Helen, I was interested in you saying that you specialise in linking families with historic buildings. I have been working on a project in Berwickshire, Scotland trying to populate the Paxton estate - I have identified the family in the mansion and some of the estate workers. The wider aim behind the project is to do a restoration of the walled kitchen garden. I'd love to hear about some of the things you have done.