The Scottish GENES blog has now ceased publication - for continuing Scottish news please refer to its sister blog, British GENES, at http://britishgenes.blogspot.com. The Scottish GENES posts will remain online as an archive of Scottish genealogical news from 2007-2011. Alba - agus Scottish GENES - gu bràth!
A new website is online to cater for those with Aberdonian connections. Silver City Vault at www.silvercityvault.org.uk contains over a thousand historic images of old Aberdeen and a Local Studies Index containing almost 50,000 entries from various sources, such as Obituaries, Marriages, Pauper Lists, Periodicals and Newspapers.