WEBSITES ScotlandsPeople scotlandspeople.gov.uk First stop for researchers. Scottish Genealogy Society scotsgenealogy.com The SGS covers all Scotland and has an incredible library in Edinburgh – a one-stop shop.
National Records of Scotland
nrscotland.gov.uk Scotland’s main archive for church records, testaments, land records, family papers, and much more.
Scottish Association of Family History Societies (SAFHS)
safhs.org.uk The umbrella association of Scotland’s major family history societies. SAFHS has a range of its own publications.
National Library of Scotland
www.nls.uk A wonderful repository of Scottish records, including electoral rolls and local newspapers.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
cwgc.org Find out about your soldier ancestor’s death in service.