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.
Arnhem and Market Garden 17 September 1944 - 70th anniversary
As the 70th anniversary of the largest airborne assault in history approaches, we have created a list
of participants who left wills that can be found in ScotlandsPeople.
Release of the Soldiers' Wills
We’re delighted to announce that the Soldiers' Wills have been published on the ScotlandsPeople website.