Category: Scotlands People

Civil Registration

Births, deaths and marriages became compulsory in Scotland in early 1855.  I have searched Scotlands People and have many copies of these records in my files.  The official Scottish genealogy resource offers a means by which you can search statutory and parish registers and census and valuation rolls by buying credits.  Some record sets are also available to search for free.ScotlandsPeople.6CDF70B0-E968-4D70-A5B6-981E5DCC3A53-SC000600046-00014-00102-