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Don’t under estimate Local Resources. Many of us are familiar with the standard search engines, websites (Scotland’s People, Ancestry, GenesReunited) ...
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The National Library of Scotland is a reference library with world-class collections. It is also Scotland’s largest library and one of ...
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National Records of Scotland (NRS) is a Non Ministerial Office (formerly described as Non-Ministerial Department) of the Scottish Government. Our ...
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Society member Pam Cooper has prepared a chart to help identify the particular modern Scottish Family History Society which best ...
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Scotlandspeople.gov.uk  website is the official Scottish Government site for searching government records and archives.  It is used by hundreds of thousands of people ...
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The Scots have for many centuries followed a relatively simple set of rules when assigning given names to their successive ...
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The Scottish Genealogy Society, based in Edinburgh and founded in 1953, helps with research into Scottish family and local history. Run by ...
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