Edinburgh Tour Guides

Scottish Genealogy Reasearch

If you have always been interested in your Scottish heritage or want to find out more about your ancestral past we can help.  If you don't have the time to research your self we can do it for you.  Once we have found your ancestors (if they can be found) we can help you plan your trip to Scotland to walk in their footsteps.  If you will not be able to visit Scotland we are happy to put together a Virtual photographic Tour for you Showing buildings, Churches, Graves and anything else we uncover and send it to you.

Useful Scottish Ancestral Research Links

Scotland's People

Search the official government source of genealogical data for Scotland

Free Index Search · Official Copies · Original Images · Search By Name

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Scottish Genealogy Scociety

Helping people researching their family history in any part of Scotland, using their online resources, censuses, gravestone inscriptions, local histories, maps etc 

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National Map Library

 Access high-resolution zoomable images of over 200000 maps of Scotland, England, Wales and beyond.  Detailed maps and views of cities, towns and settlements.

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Orkney Family History

Orkney Family History Society is an  organisation for the study, collection, analysis and sharing of information about individuals and families in Orkney.

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Heart of Hawick Heritage Hub

The Heritage Hub is a great source of information for 800 years of archives for the Scottish Borders (Berwickshire, Peeblesshire, Roxburghshire and Selkirkshire). 

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Family History at the Mitchell Library

The Mitchell library, Family History Centre houses major resources to trace family history mainly in Glasgow and Strathclyde but also throughout Scotland. 

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