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Scottish Area Mailing Lists on Roots Web


When you go to these pages you need to decide if you wish to subscribe to them.  They usually give you the alternative of getting in emails whenever a message goes onto the list or taking a digest of the messages. The digest method obviously cuts down the number of emails you will receive.
  • ABERDEEN
    The county of Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
  • ANGUS
    The County of Angus (formerly Forfar), Scotland (including the city of Dundee).
  • AYRSHIRE
    The county of Ayrshire, Scotland. Interested individuals may want to check out the Ayrshire County WorldGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~sctayr/index.html and The Ayrshire Page at http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~ayrshire/.
  • BUTESHIRE
    Mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Buteshire, Scotland.This county consists of the Islands of Bute, Arran and the Cumbraes.
  • DUMFRIES-GALLOWAY
    The counties of Dumfries, Wigtown, and Kirkcudbright, Scotland.
  • DUNBARTONSHIRE
    The county of Dunbartonshire, Scotland. Interested individuals may want to check out the Dunbartonshire UKGenWeb web page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~sctdnb/index.htm.
  • LANARK
    The County of Lanarkshire, Scotland. You can subscribe on the web at http://homepages.ihug.co.nz/~hughw/subscribe.html
  • MIDLOTHIAN
    The counties of East Lothian, Midlothian, and West Lothian, Scotland.
  • MORAY
    The counties of Morayshire, Banffshire and Nairnshire, Scotland.
  • ORKNEY
    Orkney, Scotland.
  • PERTHSHIRE
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the county of Perthshire, Scotland. Interested individuals may want to check out the Perthshire GenWeb site at http://www.rootsweb.com/~sctper/.
  • ARGYLL
    The County of Argyllshire, Scotland prior to 1974.
  • ARL-TIREE
    The Isle of Tiree, Argyllshire, Scotland.
  • BANFFSHIRE
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Banffshire, Scotland.
  • BERWICK
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in county of Berwickshire, Scotland.
  • CAITHNESS
    The county of Caithness, Scotland.
  • CLACKMANNANSHIRE
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Clackmannanshire, Scotland.
  • EAST-LOTHIAN
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of East Lothian, Scotland.
  • EDINBURGH
    The City of Edinburgh, Midlothian County, Scotland. Interested individuals may want to check out the Midlothian County ScotlandGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~sctmln/
  • FIFE
    Anyone with genealogical interest in the county of Fife, Scotland (also called Fifeshire and Kingdom of Fife).
  • GLASGOW
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the city of Glasgow, Scotland, and surrounding areas.
  • INVERNESS
    Anyone with genealogical interest in the county of Inverness-shire, Scotland.
  • ISLAY
    Anyone with genealogical interest in the Isle of Islay, Scotland.
  • ISLEOFMULL
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Isle of Mull, Scotland, and close neighbouring islands (i.e., Iona, Ulva, etc.). Interested individuals may want to check out The Mull Genealogy website at http://www.mullgenealogy.co.uk/
  • KINCARDINE
    Anyone with genealogical interest in the county of Kincardineshire, Scotland.
  • KINROSS
    The County of Kinross-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom. Interested individuals may want to check out the Kinross-shire ScotlandGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~sctkrs/.
  • KIRKCUDBRIGHTSHIRE
    The County of Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland.
  • MIDDLE-MARCHES
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Middle Marches area of Scotland and England.
  • NAIRNSHIRE
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Nairnshire, Scotland.
  • NECOAST
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the fishing villages on the northeast coast of Scotland, from Nairn to the southern boundary of Kincardine including Aberdeen, and their connection with the sea.
  • PEEBLES-SHIRE
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Peeblesshire, Scotland.
  • RENFREW
    The County of Renfrewshire, Scotland.
  • ROSS-SHIRE
    The County of Ross and Cromarty, Scotland.
  • ROXBURGH
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in county of Roxburghshire, Scotland.
  • SELKIRK
    A mailing list for genealogical and family research in Selkirshire, Scotland and the parishes of Ashkirk, Ettrick, Galashiels, Innerleithen, Kirkhope, Roberton, Selkirk, Stow, Yarrow, and the ancient parishes of Boldside/Boleside/Bowside, Buccleuch, Duchoire, Kirkhope, St Mary's, and Wedale.
  • SHETLAND
    The people, history, and culture of the Shetland Islands, Scotland.
  • SHOTTS
    A mailing list dedicated to the history and people of the town of Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland. The list has strong participation by Shotts History Group. Additional information can be found on the Shotts History Group website at http://www.shottshistorygroup.co.uk/
  • STIRLINGSHIRE
    The County of Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. Interested individuals may want to check out the Stirlingshire, Scotland web page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~sctsti/.
  • STRATHNAIRN
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the parishes of Nairnshire and northeastern Inverness-shire. This area includes the four parishes of Nairnshire and the parishes of Dores, Daviot & Dunlichity, Moy, Croy, Petty, and Ardersier in Inverness-shire.
  • SUTHERLAND
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Sutherland, Scotland.
  • TONGUE
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Parish of Tongue, Sutherland, Scotland.
  • WIGTOWNSHIRE
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the county of Wigtownshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. Additional information can be found on the SCT. WIGTOWNSHIRE Reference Pages at http://freepages.history.rootsweb.com/~leighann/index.html

Other Interesting Lists

  • CEMETERIES
    A mailing list for anyone searching for their ancestors in cemeteries in Scotland or interested in preserving historical information about these cemeteries (including locating graves, decedents within the graves, cemeteries which have been indexed on the internet and in other written forms, and care of tombstones and the inscriptions thereon) and sharing information about them.
  • ROOTS
    A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Scotland.

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