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.
Dr Pritchard the Glasgow Poisoner
Find out more about Dr Edward Pritchard, and our chilling discovery
in the Valuation Rolls.
Helen Govan and the message in a kilt
Can you help piece together Helen's family story? Find out more about this fascinating find