Thursday, 10 September 2009

Ancestry adds new Scottish records

Ancestry has significantly updated its UK Parish Records Collection. In addition to English updates, and records for Ireland (Louth), the following are now available for Scotland:

Aberdeenshire (116,00 records)
Aberdeenshire: - Jacobite Cess Roll, 1715
Inverurie - Register of Baptisms, Burials (Episcopal), St. Mary's , 1842-1929
Aberdeen - Register of Baptisms, St. John's Episcopal, 1778-1855
Aberdeen - Register of Burials, St. Nicholas Churchyard, 1571-1647
Aberdeen - Register of Burials, St. Nicholas Churchyard, 1647-1670
Braemar - Register of Baptisms (Roman Catholic), St. Andrew's, 1703-1757
Braemar & Glengair - Register of Baptisms (Roman Catholic), 1781-1845
Lonmay - Registers of Baptisms, Marriages, & Deaths (Episcopal), 1727-1854
Lonmay - Register of Births, Marriages & Deaths (Episcopal), 1855-1929
Peterhead - Register of Baptisms (Episcopal), 1738-1788
Aberdeen - Register of Burials, Nellfield Cemetery, 1846-1853
Aberdeen - Register of Burials, Nellfield Cemetery 1830s-1900s
Peterhead - Register of Baptisms, 1816-1832
Peterhead - Register of Baptisms, 1833-1854 A-L
Peterhead - Register of Baptisms, 1833-1854 M-Y
Register of Baptisms, Bairnie & Tillydesk, 1763-1801
Aberdeenshire & Kincardineshire - Protocol Book of Sir John Christisone, 1518-1551

Argyll (9,900 records)
Tyree - Register of Baptisms and Marriages, 1766-1774

Fife (130,300 records)
Dunfermline - Parish Register, 1561-1701
Dunfermline - Parish Register, 1561-1700
Dunfermline - Parish Register, 1561-1700 (May 1642-March 1653)
St. Andrews - Register of Births and Marriages, Episcopal Congregation, 1722-1787

Kincardineshire (51,100 records)
Aberdeenshire & Kincardineshire - Protocol Book of Sir John Christisone, 1518-1551
Maryculter (Templars Park Priory) - Monumental Inscriptions, 1716-1946

Kinross-shire (44,100 records)
Kinross-shire: Monumental Inscriptions

Kirkcudbrightshire (29,900 records)
Parish Lists of Wigtownshire and Minnigaff, 1684

Renfrewshire (13,900 records)
Kilbarchan - Index to the Register of Marriages and Baptisms, 1648-1772

Roxburghshire (39,000 records)
Roxburgh: - Services of Heirs, 1636-1847
Melrose - Register of baptisms, marriages, proclamations of marriages, session minutes (1723-1741) and mortuary rolls

Selkirkshire (6,500 records)
Selkirk - Burgh Court Book, 1503-45
Selkirk - Burgh Court Book, 1503-45

Shetland (1,900 records)
Unst - Register of Marriages, 1797-1863

Sutherland (21,700 records)
Assynt, Stoer - Marriage Index, 1798-1855
Durness - Parish Registers, 1764-1814

Midlothian (Edinburgh) (549,800 records)
Edinburgh - Roll of Burgesses and Guild Brethren 1761-1841, (Abercrombie-Huie) Midlothian: Edinburgh - Roll of Burgesses and Guild Brethren 1761-1841, (Huison-Ziegler) Midlothian: Edinburgh - Register of Apprentices, 1583-1666 Midlothian: Edinburgh - Register of Marriages, 1701-1750 Midlothian: Edinburgh - Register of Marriages, 1751-1800 Midlothian: Edinburgh - Roll of Burgesses, 1406-1700 Midlothian: Edinburgh - Roll of Burgesses and Guild Brethren, 1701-1760 (Hepburn-Stevenson) Midlothian: Edinburgh - Register of Apprenticies, 1756-1800 Midlothian: South Leith - Calendar of Irregular Marriages, Kirk Sessions, 1697-1818 Midlothian: Edinburgh - Register of Apprentices, 1666-1700 Midlothian: - Protocol Book of James Young, 1485-1489 Midlothian: - Protocol Book of James Young, 1489-1492/3 Midlothian: - Protocol Book of James Young, 1493-1497 Midlothian: - Protocol Book of James Young, 1497-1501 Midlothian: - Protocol Book of James Young, 1501-1504 Midlothian: - Protocol Book of James Young, 1504-1507 Midlothian: Leith - Registers of Episcopal Congregation, 1733-1775 Midlothian: Edinburgh - Poll Tax Returns, 1694 Midlothian: Edinburgh (Canongate) - Register of Burgesses, 1622-1733 Midlothan: Edinburgh - Register of Marriages, 1595-1700 Midlothan: Restalrig - Index to Burials, 1728-1854 Midlothan: Edinburgh - Parish of Holyroodhouse or Canongate. Register of Marriages, 1564-1800 Midlothan: Edinburgh - Monumental Inscriptions in St. Cuthbert's Churchyard, 1916 Midlothan: Edinburgh - Register of Apprentices, 1701-1755 Midlothan: - Protocol Book of James Young, 1507-1514/15 Midlothan: Edinburgh - Roll of Edinburgh Burgesses and Guild Brethren 1701-1760, (Abercromby-Hepburn) and (Stevenson-Yuill) Midlothian: Edinburgh - Register of Burials, Chapel Royal or Abbey of Holyroodhouse, 1706-1900 Midlothian: Edinburgh - Register of Interments, Greyfriars, 1658-1700

Lanarkshire (Glasgow) (159,900 records)
Glasgow - Burgesses and Guild Brethren, 1751-1846 and 1811-1825
Glasgow - Burgesses and Guild Brethren, 1751-1846 and 1825-1840
Glasgow - Burgesses and Guild Brethren, 1751-1846 and 1840-1846
Glasgow - Burgesses and Guild Brethren, 1573-1750

West Lothian
Hearth Tax, 1691 with County Abstracts for Scotland.
Linlithgow - Protocol Books of James Foulis, 1546-1553 and Nicol Thounis, 1559-1564
Torphichen - Registers of Baptisms, Prociamations, Marriages and Mortcloth Dues, 1673-1714
Kirk-Session Records of the Parish of Torphichen, 1673-1714
1.--List of the Names of the Children Baptized to the Several Persons Within the Parish of Torphichen, in Fields and other Places, Since Anno 1675. 1675-79. (At End of Session Minute Book of Torphichen, 1690-1702)
2.--List of Children's Names Baptized in Hilderston House, 27th August 1687 to 7th July 1689
3.--List of Children's Names Baptized at Torphichen Church by Mr. Alex. Hastie, Minister of the Gospel there, 29th September 1689 to 7th August 1691
4.--Proclamations and Marriages in Session Register of Torphichen, 1673-1714
5.--Entries of Mortcloth Dues, 1673-1704.

Ayrshire
Parish and Probate Records

Banffshire
Parish and Probate Records (34,200 records)

Caithness (9,100 records)
Canisbay - Parish Registers, 1652-1666

Clackmannanshire
Parish and Probate Records (29,600 records)

Dumfries-shire (17,400 records)
Annan - Parish Censuses 1801-1821
Gretna - Marriages at Gretna Hall, 1829-Apr 30 1855

Dunbartonshire (700 records)
Dunbarton - Writs of Munro of Foulis, 1299-1711

Perthshire (69,400 records)
Perth: - Guildry Book, 1452-1601
Perth: - Protocol Book of Sir Robert Rollock, 1534-1552

(With thanks to the Anglo-Celtic Connections blog)

Chris

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