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.
Features & latest news
The ScotlandsPeople April Newsletter
Our April newsletter is now available! This month's newsletter features highlighted records for John Muir, and news about two events that the ScotlandsPeople Team will be attending this spring and summer.
Release of the Valuation Rolls for 1885
We’re delighted to announce that the Valuation Rolls for 1885 have just been published on the ScotlandsPeople website.
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