Who were your ancestors in the country? Scottish Death & Burial records

0 Comments

In Scotland, death records are available for the years 1754 – 1854. These records can help us to determine how to find our ancestors in the country. All of these death records were written down by hand by the registrars that worked in the parishes at the time. It is important to note that there […]


Get to know your ancestors- Scottish Death & Burial records

0 Comments

Before the 18th century, death and burial records were kept different in Scotland. Nowadays, the public and private registers are combined to preserve a comprehensive record of those who have passed. Death records are important because they provide information on identity, occupation and residence which can be used for genealogical research or genealogy purposes. The […]


The availability of pre-1855 Scottish Death & Burial records

0 Comments

The Scottish death records from the early days are very useful for genealogy. They are also useful for researching Scottish history and to prove or disprove claims about relationships during the late 16th century. Death records from Scotland’s early years can be used to research family history, explore Scottish historical events, and establish or dispute […]