Our Expertise

Our expertise in genealogy & family history in Bedfordshire

Our Genealogist


Our lead researcher is Vicki Manners, a professional expert in genealogy, family history and house research. 

Vicki is a local historian, genealogist and archivist with over 15 years research experience in Bedfordshire.  As well as her vast research experience, Vicki also has a wealth of professional qualifications in these areas that include:  

  • M.A in Local History
  • Post-graduate Diploma in Archives Management
  • P.G. Cert in Preventative Conservation
  • P.G. Cert in Post-Compulsory Education

Vicki is also a qualified lecturer and currently works part-time for The Open University.  She also runs a number of local genealogy and family history courses, and gives talks locally.

Vicki is also a qualified archive conservator who previously worked as the County Archive Conservator for Bedfordshire Archives.  Therefore, once we have found the information you are looking for, we can also provide you with advice on how to store and protect your archives for future generations.     

Vicki is also has membership/affiliations with the following organisations:

  • The Society of Genealogists
  • Bedfordshire Historical Record Society
  • Bedfordshire Local History Society
  • Bedfordshire Family History Society‚Äč.
  • The Archives and Records Association

Let us help you research your Bedfordshire genealogy and Bedfordshire family history.