Get UK Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts
Thanks for your question - it's bad news I'm afraid.
You do not have a right to British Citizenship or residence here. Ancestral citizenship can only pass from one generation to the next by descent. This means that it could have passed from your grandfather to your father but no further. It does not pass to you in these circumstances I regret to say.
If you wish to come the UK permanently then you would have to marry a UK citizen and apply for leave to remain on the basis of that marriage, or otherwise apply as a student (http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/studyingintheuk/) or for a workers visa under one of the points based schemes listed at the bottom of this page:-
Sorry it could not be better news.
If this has been useful please kindly click accept so that I may be rewarded for my time. It will be gratefully received and you will be free to ask follow up questions.Kind regards,Tom
You have to click the "Accept" button in order to formally accept the answer. I am an expert and do not deal with account payment queries, I can refer you to a moderator once you have click accept to check your agreement with them.
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).