Scotland's official government source for genealogical data online holds 50 million records for tracing your Scottish roots.
Whether they came from the Highlands or the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, your Scottish ancestors left behind a trail of civil registration records in their home country. Here's...
Many people get interested in their Scottish roots through family stories about their clan or tartan. But what are Scottish clans? Here's what you need to know.
Grab your popcorn and your tartan! The new movie Mary Queen of Scots is set to premiere this Friday, Dec. 7. The film follows the tumultuous life of Mary Stuart (played by...
Trace your kin with the genealogy websites and books in this Scottish research toolkit.
If your ancestors hail from the rolling hills and mysterious lochs of Scotland, this Scottish counties map will help you find them.
When researching your Scottish family history and ancestral home, knowing these two pieces of information is crucial, and here's why.
Researching your Scottish ancestors? Check out these tips for linking a 1700s South Carolinian back to his hometown in Scotland.
A sampling of Scottish history.
Season 3 of Outlander is coming to a close, but our new Scottish Genealogy course is starting! If you've never seen the show, here's what you're missing.
Expert answers to your genealogy questions: Searching for a kidnapped Scot in the Carolinas in the 1700s.
Got a wee bit (or more) of Scottish ancestry? You're in luck: The best records for researching ancestors in Scotland are online, and we'll show you where.
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