For sites pertaining to the study of family histories and specific family surnames of significance to Scotland.
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Contains information for each county, including the location of archives and libraries, cemeteries and local history.
AboutScotland: Scottish Family History
Information on locations associated with several names plus a list of names from the raising of the Argyllshire Highlanders Regiment at Stirling Castle in 1794.
Information on people form Ayrshire; offers guestbook and surname check.
The Court of the Lord Lyon
The official heraldic authority for Scotland, with the power to prosecute anyone who uses unauthorised Arms. Defines a clan, explains appointment of Chiefs and rights to insignia and tartans.
Comprehensive collection of Scottish Genealogy research links.
Offers links and advice with regards genealogy.
National Records of Scotland
Department of the devolved Scottish administration responsible for the registration of births, marriages, deaths, divorces and adoptions, and the census.
NE Scotland Genealogy
Local history of NE Scotland including Aberdeenshire and Kincardineshire, provides stories, photos, gravestone pictures, family history and other assorted information.
Queen Mary's Poor Relations
Family tree from Mary Queen of Scots tracing through her better known family to her Quaker line in London, Norwich and Hampshire.
Scotland BDM Exchange
Providing genealogists with a free resource for sharing information about details contained on civil and parish registrations. Includes a database of births, deaths, marriages, baptisms, burials and banns.
Official government source for genealogical data. Searchable database, frequently asked questions, and links to other resources.
Voluntary project listing county and local resources, mailing lists and archives.
Index of Scottish Wills and testaments from 1500-1875. Copies of documents provided for a fee.
Scottish Family Heritage
Offers advice on archives, document salvage, has a list of articles, and contact information.
Scottish Genealogy LDS Reference Information
Provides LDS reference tables for 1841 thru to 1891 Census, and birth, death and marriage index, parish number list, exchange rate information and a relationship chart.
Scottish Genealogy Research
Offers details of services, contacts, and references.
Scottish Monumental Inscriptions
Offers monumental inscriptions from across Scotland on searchable CDs. Includes index of content and on-line ordering.
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