Family History at The Mitchell
Researching your family tree is now easier in Glasgow. You can use all the resources at The Mitchell - including the Registrars Genealogy Service, the City Archives and Special Collections - to explore millions of records and delve into the lives of your ancestors.
Family History services available
Enjoy the wonderful documentary heritage of Glasgow and the west of Scotland over eight centuries.
Research your family tree and delve into our rich collections of rare books, manuscripts, photographs, newspapers and maps.
Access archives of the hospitals in the Glasgow area and in Dumbarton, Greenock and Paisley.
View a range of images from our collections including images from WWI and shop fronts and streets in Glasgow and see how Glasgow has changed over the years.Family History Image Gallery