Welcome to ScotlandsPeople
The official Scottish genealogy resource
Welcome to ScotlandsPeople, one of the largest online sources of original genealogical information. If you are researching UK genealogy, your Scottish ancestry or building your Scottish family tree, we have almost 90 million records to look through.
From Scottish census records, Scottish wills, birth certificates and death certificates, we have a comprehensive choice of Scottish records to bring your Scotland ancestry to life. Build the complete picture of your Scottish ancestry with ScotlandsPeople.
We hope your visit will be enjoyable and that you are successful in connecting generations.
The last letters written by two Scottish soldiers in World War One
Read two, very moving letters written by 'Jocks' who died in the First World War.
The 1905 Valuation Roll entry for the Burns Cottage and Museum
View the 1905 Valuation Roll for Alloway that includes the cottage that Robert Burns was born in.
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The Discover My Past Scotland publication is the only available genealogical reference resource dedicated to Scotland.
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