Incredible first hand account of life as a POW
Did you know that people of African and Asian origin had been living in Britain hundreds of years before the forced migrations caused by the slave trade? Read on to see what we discovered about the history of these fascinating immigrants.
See how you can use alternative sources to find extra information that may not be available elsewhere. These sources can help you add context to other information you have gleaned from sources like birth records and censuses.
In case you missed anything, see our "rap sheet" from the past month for tips on tracking down your nefarious ancestors.