Handy guide: ScotlandsPeople: a treasure trove for family historians

Description

The ScotlandsPeople website hosts approximately 30 million images and 110 million index entries, and is the go-to site for Scottish research. 

It provides access to records from the statutory registers, church registers, census returns, valuation rolls, wills and testaments, soldiers' and airmen's wills, military service appeals tribunal and Coats of Arms. 

This Handy Guide gives you a quick rundown on what you can find on ScotlandsPeople, together with tips on how to search this website effectively. You'll also find links to various associated websites, together with suggestions for further reading.

4 page A4 booklet, b&w and colour photos

 

Rosemary Kopittke, Unlock the Past handy guide, 2018

 

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