About Findmypast

About Findmypast

Findmypast (previously DC Thomson Family History) is a British-owned world leader in online genealogy. It has an unrivalled record of online innovation in the field of family history and 18 million registered users across its family of online brands, which includes Mocavo, Genes Reunited, The British Newspaper Archive amongst others.

Findmypast

Findmypast

Findmypast makes original historical documents available to search online, so that people can explore a collection of over two billion records find their ancestors and trace their family tree from the comfort of their own home worldwide.

The British Newspaper Archive

The British Newspaper Archive

A partnership with the British Library to digitise up to forty million newspaper pages from the British Library’s vast collection over the next ten years

Genes Reunited

Genes Reunited

Genes Reunited is one of the UK’s largest family history websites with over 13 million members worldwide, and over 550 million family history records

Mocavo

Mocavo

Mocavo is the fastest growing genealogy company in the USA. From its innovative search technologies to providing good Karma to the community, Mocavo is a genealogist’s best friend.

Lives of the First World War

Lives of the First World War

Lives of the First World War brings material from museums, libraries, archives and family collections from across the world together in one place

ScotlandsPeople

ScotlandsPeople

ScotlandsPeople.gov.uk enables Scots, people with Scottish ancestors and anyone interested in Scotland to discover more about our nation’s fascinating family and social history

Company Information

How to find us

Our office address is: The Glebe, 6 Chapel Place, Rivington Street, London EC2A 3DQ See us on a map.

Careers

For information on careers at Findmypast, visit our website at http://blog.findmypast.co.uk/careers/. 

Registered address

Registered in England, no. 4369607. Registered offices: The Glebe, 6 Chapel Place, Rivington Street, London EC2A 3DQ.

VAT

Our VAT registration no. is GB 927 167 212.

Data protection

We are registered as a data controller with the Information Commissioner's Office in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 (our registration number is Z6639808).

The personal information that we collect about you will always be used lawfully and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. For more information read our privacy policy.

Complaints process

In the event of a query or complaint about our website or our services, please email our helpful customer support team: support@findmypast.co.uk