Useful Scottish Research websites


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Aberdeen & NE Scot Fam Hist Socy                             

Ancestral Scotland                        in UK                                           , (Paid subscription)                                

BBC Scottish History                   

British Newspaper Archive                   

British Pathe News Archive                                      

Commonwealth War Graves Comm.                                     

Cyndislist links to Scotland websites

Deceased: Used by County Archives

Dumfries & Galloway Fam Hist Socy

Ellis Island – arriving NY passengers                                

Free birth, death, marriage info                       

Free search of digitized news articles   

Gazetteer for Scotland                                        

Gencircles site for sharing family trees              

Genealogical Directories & Lists   (Univ. of Glasgow)                    

General Register Office of Scotland                       

Genes Reunited                (records & family trees)          

GENUKI Scotland                                                                    ) (Present photos: Your ancestors lived) Old Scottish occupations Index   

Glasgow & West Scot Fam Hist Soc                              

Lanarkshire Family History Society                   

LDS website                                                           

Library Index – click on Scotland                   

Magazine site for BBC TV programme  

National Archives of Scotland                                           

National Library of Scotland          

Orkney Genealogy                                                        

Professional Genealogy Resch. Svcs.                                

Scotland Locations                                       

Scotland’s People – GROS           

Scottish Archive Network                                                

Scottish Assn. of Family Hist. Societies                                 

Scottish Assn. of Family Hist. Societies

Scottish Catholic Archives            

Scottish Family Research              (Prime Research Site)

Scottish Handwriting                                     

Scottish History                           

Scottish Mining Website                                     

Scottish Name Resources               

Scottish Poorhouses                     

Scottish Screen Archive                         

Scottish Way of Birth & Death         (Univ. of Glasgow)                    

Surname message boards                      

Tay Valley Family History Society                         

The Genealogist (Subscription website)       

The Scotsman [newspaper] Archive                  

The Statistical Accounts of Scotland (1791-1845)                   

Univ. of St. Andrews Photo Archive

World Newspaper Research