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lnny Report 1 Sep 2021 12:35

how can i access the Scottish records pleases


ErikaH Report 1 Sep 2021 14:42

Scotland’s People website

Searching is free, but you have to buy credits to view details

If you want help from board users, give some names etc


ArgyllGran Report 1 Sep 2021 15:23

Welcome to the boards, Inny.

Some Scottish records are also on Ancestry, FMP, FamilySearch (free), and other sites - it depends what you're looking for.

The 1911 Scottish census is ONLY on Scotlands People.


mgnv Report 5 Sep 2021 23:04

FreeCEN is also useful, but coverage varies by county; e.g., 30 counties complete for 1841 (other 3 are partial), but only 11 for 1871, and only Caithness goes to 1891.

For coverage, I check