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Wonderful walking tour of Omagh

We were in Omagh for the week and looked for things to do - VIncent had good reviews on Trip... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Josh F
A precious and unforgettable day spent with Tyrone Roots

Vincent did an amazing job to help trace the family history of our great-grandmother who left... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
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Tyrone Roots will enhance your visit to Tyrone and Ireland. Vincent has an intimate knowledge of the region and can guide you to those special places of interest. Tours provided of Omagh, Derry, Belfast and the Sperrins. Researching your family...more
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7 Richmond Park | Killyclogher, Omagh BT79 7SJ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

We were in Omagh for the week and looked for things to do - VIncent had good reviews on Trip Addvisor and he was available to give a walking tour of the town. Vincent is so knowledgeable and personable, offering a breadth and deep of...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Vincent did an amazing job to help trace the family history of our great-grandmother who left County Tyrone, Northern Ireland, in 1895. He researched all of her siblings, parents, grandparents, and aunts and uncles. Then he helped arrange visits with two cousins descended from my...More

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Vincent B, Owner at Tyrone Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Very pleased that tour had a fruitful outcome and the local family had a good connection with you.

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We spent the day with Vincent touring the Dungannon area of County Tyrone in Northern Ireland where my 2nd great grandparents lived in the mid-1800s. Vincent has a wealth of local, historical knowledge of this area and had done research ahead of our visit into...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

I contacted Vincent once I had done my own research and realized that my ancestors had come from Country Tyrone and specifically Omagh. I was planning to travel to Ireland with my family (10 of us including my parents, sisters, brothers-in-law, nieces and my wife)...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Having found that my own Scots-Irish ancestors had lived in County Tyrone I contacted Vincent to see if he could help me learn a little more about them and show me the places where they had lived. We had two full days together and I...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I emailed Vincent in hopes of just getting a suggestion or two of things to do and sites to see in Tyrone, but within just day I got a full page response! It was great! He was very helpful and very informative. Highly recommend!

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Found Vincent Brogan on the web, reviews seemed sound so I went with him. After sending him what I had on my Northern Ireland Great Grandparents I arrived in Belfast in March. Vincent had done much research for me ahead of my visit. He was...More

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Vincent B, Owner at Tyrone Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016

Glad I was able to assist on your genealogy odyssey! Good luck with your project.

Reviewed 16 June 2016

Just to complement what big sister put so well, Vincent was the perfect genealogist, guide, chauffeur and companion for four unforgettable days. A visit with the next generation could well be on the cards. Like Mary, I would not hesitate to recommend Vincent in the...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Susan and I had hoped to find a long lost cousin or two in County Tyrone. We found lots of dead ones but no live ones. We spent two days with Vincent and he exceeded our expectations in almost every regard. He was ready upon...More

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Vincent B, Owner at Tyrone Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

Very glad that I was able to make your trip memorable.

Reviewed 31 May 2016

From first requesting Vincent to help me plan a genealogical tour of the Dromore/Omagh area to the finalising and actual visit for the McCormack family, I couldn't have chosen a more obliging, helpful, knowledgeable person. He went out of his way to ensure that we...More

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Vincent B, Owner at Tyrone Roots, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2016

Mary, it was a pleasure to host you, and it was doubled when I saw how much enjoyment your group took from the trips we did together, to the North coast, Derry and Belfast, not forgetting our Lough Erne cruise and the Marble Arch caves.

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