Family History

Don’t know your isotopes from your autosomal DNA? Worry not – Historic UK is here to help you through the maze of tracing your very own family tree!

The articles in this section will not only guide you through the processes available for building your family tree, but will also include related information, from clan tartans and family coats of arms to how surnames came about, and much more.

Exciting news for all family historians! The 1921 Census is coming!

Available online at from January 6th 2022.