Scottish ancestors

Blog
30 March 2017

As we reach the end of the tax year, we look at some of the more unusual taxes of the past and how these six sites can help your family history research 

News
27 May 2016

A DNA study has uncovered a genetic marker that will help researchers confirm if they are descended from King Robert III, who ruled Scotland from 1390 to 1406

News
03 March 2015

As Scotland celebrates the 125th anniversary of the Forth Bridge, we take a look at a project to commemorate those who died building it

News
07 January 2015

Plus: York Archives reopen; Isle of Man records hit Findmypast; Denbighshire Record Office cuts opening times; Expert identifies British grave in Japan

News
09 October 2014

The National Library of Scotland has uploaded 5,000 Ordnance Survey maps of Edinburgh and London created between the 1940s and 60s

News
24 September 2014

Over 2.5 million historic school records from across England and Wales have been published online for the very first time

News
28 August 2014

The first ever WDYTYA? Live show outside of London begins at the Glasgow SECC on Friday, bringing together a wide range of experts and exhibitors

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