Record Sets

We have a great variety of records to help you trace your Scottish family tree. Delve into the list below and see what you can find. We have records to help you find out more about your ancestors. Records that help you solve family history mysteries and basic records to help you build the bare bones of your Scottish family tree.

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Online Indexes - Free to Search

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Pre-1841 Censuses and Population Lists

1841 Census

1851 Census

1861 Census

Mental Health Records

Scotland's Criminal Database

Sheriff Court Paternity Decrees

Register of Deeds

Register of Sasines

Kelso Dispensary Patient Registers

Non-OPR Births/Baptisms

Non-OPR Banns/Marriages

Non-OPR Deaths/Burials

Flickr Archive

Scottish photos and postcards

Photographs of People

Chambers Edinburgh Journal

Hobkirk Kirkyard

Sketchbook of Annan artist George Wright

Scottish Ephemera

Valuation Roll of DUmfriesshire - 1896/1897


Non-OPR Births/Baptisms, Banns/Marriages, Deaths/Burials and Pre-1801 Population Lists

Berwickshire Publications

Dumfriesshire Publications

Lanarkshire Publications

Midlothian Publications

Peeblesshire Publications

Roxburghshire Publications

Selkirkshire Publications

Stewartry of Kirkcudbright Publications

Wigtownshire Publications