ENGLISH ROOTS - genealogy research based in nottingham, England

English Roots provides a professional family history research service for people wishing to trace their ancestors. We offer nationwide research which covers the whole of the UK. Our office is based in the East Midlands and is well placed for local research in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Lincolnshire.

A range of genealogy research services has been designed to meet your needs but we will consider whatever requirements you have and provide a free estimate. We take pride in providing a quality service to our customers.

The family history research services provided by English Roots include:-

  • Advising on the best approach to family history research in England and Wales.

  • Carrying out searches in civil registration, census, parish registers, military records and other archives.

  • Researching and preparing illustrated family histories and family trees, similar to those created for celebrities in the BBC series 'Who do you think you are?'. These make ideal presents for birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions. 

  • Tracing living relatives.

  • Family history training for groups or individuals.

  • Adoption searches.

  • Wills and probate research.

  • Advice to visitors to the UK so that they can make the best use of their time.

  • Organising family reunions.

  • Local history research.

  • Location photography.

English Roots has access to a range of online records including censuses and civil registration indexes helping provide an economical and efficient service for customers.

Family histories make unique and very special gifts for your relatives and friends. Gift vouchers are available in multiples of £10, US $ 20,  Aus $ 25, Euro € 25, or other trading currencies.

The gift vouchers can be used to cover the costs of research, training or other work such as location photography.

Case histories and testimonials on the website provide a good indication of the quality of work you will receive when employing English Roots.

If you wish to obtain a quote, a free family history guide or seek other advice from English Roots please email.