About the centre & contact details
Brian Mitchell, genealogist with Derry City and Strabane District Council, offers a free genealogy advisory service via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, to anyone tracing their roots in North West Ireland. He will respond to queries about place names, surname origins, sources to search or record offices to visit, and suggest research recommendations.
Brian is a member of Accredited Genealogists Ireland (M.A.G.I.) and the author of a number of key Irish genealogy reference books such as:
- A New Genealogical Atlas of Ireland
- A Guide to Irish Parish Registers
- Irish Passenger Lists 1847-1871
- Genealogy at a glance: Irish Genealogy Research
- Genealogy at a glance: Scots-Irish Genealogy Research