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Packages & Pricing

Whatever package you choose your reports and associated paperwork will be printed on acid-free paper and presented in a stylish A4 hard-backed springback binder that will allow you to add your own photos and memorabilia.

You will also receive a memory stick with copies of the above data in PDF form.

The cost of 1st class postage within the UK is included.

Postage costs outside of the UK will be agreed in advance of commencement.

Detailed Family History Research Bronze Package – £150

One ancestral line of research following either the direct paternal or direct maternal line of your choice, ascending four generations back to the eighteen hundreds or late seventeen hundreds.

If you choose a paternal line we will include a report for the start person’s father, grandfather, great- grandfather and so on.

If you choose a maternal line we will include a report for the start person’s mother, her father, grandfather, great-grandfather and so on.

You will receive the following:

  • A report detailing their birth/baptism, marriage, death/burial where records are available, along with any other significant findings.
  • Birth/baptism, death/burial details where records are available will be documented for their spouses and for the found children of each generation. The number of children will be determined by their inclusion on census returns.
  • Copies of parish records will be included where available. Where none are available, up to 2 x official birth or marriage certificates will be purchased.
  • Applicable census transcripts for each of the persons in the direct line of ascent.
  • 1 A4 hand-crafted, printed Family Tree for the chosen surname, including spouses and found children.
  • 1 Pedigree Chart using the ahnentafel system to faciltate cross-referencing with the reports.

Where good quality source material is found, research for earlier generations will be offered at a cost of £30 per generation. You are under no obligation to take up the offer.

Timescale 3 to 4 weeks

Silver Package – £299

The Silver Package follows the same format as the Bronze package but includes the direct paternal and the corresponding direct maternal line of your choice.

The paternal line will include the start person’s father, grandfather and so on.

The maternal line will include the start person’s mother, her father, grandfather and so on.

In addition to the paperwork described in the Bronze package you will receive:

  • Up to 4 x official birth or marriage certificates where copies of parish records are not available.
  • 2 x A4 hand-crafted, printed trees for the chosen surnames, including spouses and found children.
  • 1 x A3 (landscape format) hand-crafted, printed Family Tree combining the two A4 trees ready for framing.

Where good quality source material is found for both family names research for earlier generations will be offered at a cost of £60 per generation. You are under no obligation to take up the offer.

Timescale 4 – 6 weeks

Our family run business researches your ancestors in West YorkshireGold Package – £599

One ancestral line of research plus 4 spousal lines giving up to 10 named Gt. Gt. grandparents.

Timescale 8 - 12 weeks

The Gold Package will follow either the start person’s paternal or maternal line and will include a report on each lineal spouse.

If the paternal line is chosen we will include the start person’s father, grandfather and so on. Plus each spouse and her paternal ancestry. The lineal position of each spouse, will determine the number of generations researched.

If the maternal line is chosen we will include the start person’s mother, her father, grandfather and so on.

Plus each spouse and her/his* paternal ancestry.

* The start person’s father will, of course, be the first spousal surname reported on.

The lineal position of each spouse, will determine the number of generations researched.

In addition to the paperwork described in the Bronze package you will receive:

  • Up to 6 x official birth or marriage certificates where copies of parish records are not available.
  • 1 x A4 hand-crafted, printed Family Tree for each of the surnames researched.
  • 1 x A3 (landscape format) hand-crafted, printed Family Tree combining aspects of the A4 trees ready for framing.

Due to size restrictions, on the A3 tree each surname generation will feature spouses only.

  • For an additional cost of £50 an extra large, bespoke-sized family tree may be commissioned to include the found children of each documented marriage.

For more in-depth family history research, our Platinum Package offers additional research services