Anglia Research provides probate genealogy and related services to the legal profession and the general public, as well as genealogical research services for institutions and authorities worldwide.
We are a well established probate research firm, with our roots in in professional genealogy and founded in the 1970s on the values of accuracy, decency, confidentiality and - above all - integrity. Our headquarters are located in Ipswich town centre.
We are keen to hear from people who believe their transferable skills will enable them to enter the exciting world of probate genealogy and who possess the abilities and qualities that differentiate Anglia Research from 'heir hunters'.
Probate research services
We have traced thousands of missing heirs in the UK and around the world, as well as tracking down lost documents and assets.
Our researchers can piece together a complex family tree from the smallest amount of information. They liaise with a global network of over 200 agents to find missing beneficiaries or next-of-kin worldwide. Over thousands of assignments, we have achieved a success rate that is the envy of our competitors.
We offer a broad range of related genealogy services, with a strong focus on people search.
Find out more about each of the services we offer:
- Missing heir location
- Tracing property owners
- Bankruptcy and insolvency search: domestic and overseas
- Distribution guidance
- Family tree verification
- Media consultancy
- Specialist services for solicitors, including client tracing, document procurement, local deeds registry searches and palaeographic services
- Statutory will research