FAQs

Question: What is the best way to find a relative on this website?
Answer: The best way to search is by using the surname only, as quite often the first initial is listed and not always the christian name. Most Postcards and letters have Miss, Mrs, and Mr before surname.

Question: Can I search by location?
Answer: Yes, just type either the village, town, city, county or country.

Question: What details will I get when purchasing a Postcard?
Answer: All postcards will have a message on the reverse. (unless stated there is no message), please see our postcard description below.

Postcard Anatomy

Question: What details will I get when purchasing a Letter?
Answer: A letter could be a family letter, a legal letter.

Question: What details will I get when purchasing a Document?
Answer: A Document could be an old document, an original copies of wills or probate documents.

Question: Are these genuine documents and artefacts?
Answer: Yes all documents we sell online are genuine and not copies. You will be purchasing an original historical family item.