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A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland, Comprising the Several Counties, Islands, Cities, Burgh and Market Towns, Parishes, and Principal Villages, With Historical and Statistical Descriptions icon

In Search of Your British & Irish Roots: A Complete Guide to Tracing Your English, Welsh, Scottish & Irish Ancestors icon

Scots Heraldry icon

Scotland's Historic Heraldry

A History of Scotland and Guide to Tracing Convicts and Immigrants Who Came From Scotland icon

Scottish Highlanders in Colonial Georgia: The Recruitment, Emigration and Settlement at Darien 1735-1748 icon

Guide to Genealogical Sources in the British Isles icon

Scottish Trades & Professions: A Selected Bibliography, Including a Summary of Scottish Directories

Scottish Local History: An Introductory Guide icon
"This is the first full-scale study of Scottish local history, an exhaustive survey of the vast body of documents available to the researcher in Scottish archives, libraries, and record offices.

"Whether you are interested in tracing the history of your own family, your house, your community or any other aspect of local history, this book is sure to produce results.

"Pages: 178 Indexed."

A History of the Highlands & the Highland Clans; With an Extensive Selection From the. Stuart Papers (Vols 1, 3 & 4 Only) icon

The General Armory of England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales icon

In Search of Hamish McBagpipes

Origins of Scottish Jewry icon

Scottish Family History: a Guide to Works of Reference on the History and Genealogy of Scottish Families  
"This book is a time-saving and comprehensive guide to family histories contained in books, pamphlets, periodical articles, and manuscript collections up to the year of its original publication in 1930. The coverage is exhaustive, embracing references to approximately 6,500 families. The families are listed in alphabetical order and, thereunder, where necessary to distinguish families of the same name, by residence, seat, or estate, the citations giving the title of the publication in which the genealogy is found, the author, date of publication, and, where appropriate, volume and page number."

Tracing Your Scottish Ancestors icon

Surnames of Scotland: Their Origin, Meaning & History icon
"This major reference work, first published in 1946, is a fully documented alphabetical listing of over 8,000 Scottish family and personal names and is an invaluable source of information for genealogists, historians and families interested in their Scottish ancestry."

Family Ties in England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland: Sources for Genealogical Research icon

Scottish Roots: a Step-By-Step Guide for Ancestor-Hunters in Scotland and Elsewhere
"No country offers better or richer facilities for tracking ancestors than Scotland--even from your home elsewhere. This book describes the wealth of information available, where it is housed, and how to use it to trace your Scottish forebears. Using examples, the book shows you how to build a family tree step-by-step."

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