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Sources for Research in Scottish Genealogy


Introduction

This guide has been prepared primarily as an aid for those who are researching Scottish genealogy and local history at the Library of Congress, but it will also be useful for those searching in other large libraries. It is not comprehensive and is intended to be supplemented by Judith P. Reid's Sources for Research in English Genealogy and P. William Filby's American & British Genealogy & Heraldry: A Selected List of Books (Z5311.F55 1983).  Our thanks to the Library of Congress for providing this information.

Handbooks

Goldie, Douglas Bruce.
In search of Hamish McBagpipes : a concise guide to Scottish
genealogy / Douglas Bruce Goldie. -- Bowie, Md. : Heritage Books,
1992. -- 116 p.                                   E184.S3 G65 1992
     Includes bibliographical references (p. [100]-111).

Hamilton-Edwards, Gerald Kenneth Savery.
In search of Scottish ancestry / Gerald Hamilton-Edwards. -- 2nd
ed. -- Chichester, Sussex, England : Phillimore, 1983. -- ix,
252 p. : ill.                                      CS463.H35 1983
     Bibliography: p. 218-233.

James, Alwyn.
Scottish roots : a step-by-step guide for ancestor hunters / by
Alwyn James. -- Gretna, La. : Pelican Pub. Co., 1982, c1981. --
181 p. : ill.                                    CS464.J255 1982

Johnson, Gordon.
Census records for Scottish families: a survey of census and
related records useful in tracing Scottish families at home and
abroad / by Gordon Johnson. 3rd Ed. -- Aberdeen :
Aberdeen & North
East Scotland Family History Society
, 1997. -- 100 p.
                                                   CS464.J64 1997

Moody, David.
Scottish family history / David Moody. -- Baltimore :
Genealogical Pub. Co., 1994. -- 219 p.              CS463.M66 1994
     Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-213) and index.

Reakes, Janet.
How to trace your Scottish ancestors : an A-Z approach / Janet
Reakes. -- Sydney, NSW : Hale & Iremonger, c1988. -- 67 p., [4]
p. of plates : ill., maps.                        CS463.R43 1988

Scotland : a genealogical research guide. -- Salt Lake City, Utah
: Genealogical Library of the Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter-Day Saints, c1987. -- vi, 61 p. : ill. -- (Series A / the
Genealogical Library of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day
Saints ; no. 60)                                   CS463.S46 1987
     Bibliography: p. 50-52.

Sinclair, Cecil.
Tracing your Scottish ancestors : a guide to ancestry research in
the Scottish Record Office / Cecil Sinclair. -- Edinburgh :
H.M.S.O., 1990 (1991 printing). -- x, 153 p. : ill.
                                                   CS463.S56 1990

Steel, D.J. (Donald John)
National index of parish registers / by D.J. Steel and others. --
3rd corr. impression. -- London : Published for the Society of
Genealogists [by] Phillimore, 1976-<1992  >. -- v. <1-9, 11-13  >

                                               CD1068.A2 S8 1976
     See Vol. 12 Sources for Scottish Genealogy and Family History.

Pedigrees and Family Histories

Ferguson, Joan P.S.
Scottish family histories / compiled by Joan P.S. Ferguson,
assisted by Dennis Smith and Peter Wellburn. -- Edinburgh :
National Library of Scotland, 1986. -- xii, 254 p.
                                            Z5313.S4 F39 1986

Stuart, Margaret.
Scottish family history : a guide to works of reference on the
history and genealogy of Scottish families / by Margaret Stuart ;
to which is prefixed an essay on how to write the history of a
family, by James Balfour Paul. -- Edinburgh : Oliver and Boyd,
1930. -- vii, 386 p., 3 leaves.                      Z5313.S4 S9
     Bibliography: p. 385-386.
     Reprinted in Baltimore by Genealogical Pub. Co. in 1978.


Bibliographies

Ferguson, Joan P.S.
Directory of Scottish newspapers / compiled by Joan P.S.
Ferguson. -- [2nd ed.]. -- Edinburgh : National Library of
Scotland, 1984. -- xviii, 155 p. : ill.        Z6956.G6 F47 1984
     Bibliography: p. xvii-xviii.

Hancock, P.D.
A bibliography of works relating to Scotland, 1916-1950. --
Edinburgh : University Press, [c1959-1960]. -- 2 v. -- (Edinburgh
University publications)                                  Z2061.H3
     Intended as a supplement to A Contribution to the
Bibliography of Scottish Topography by Sir Arthur Mitchell and
C.G. Cash, published in 1917 by the Scottish History Society.

Matheson, Cyril.
A catalogue of the publications of Scottish historical and
kindred clubs and societies and of the papers relative to
Scottish history issued by H.M. Stationery Office including the
Reports of the Royal Commission on historical mss, 1908-1927 with
a subject index by Cyril Matheson. -- Aberdeen : Milne and
Hutchison, 1928. -- viii, 232 p.                        Z2061.T34
     Includes 1908 through 1927. For materials issued prior to
1908 see Terry's Catalogue (no. 117).

Mitchell, Arthur, Sir, 1826-1909.
A contribution to the bibliography of Scottish topography / by
the late Sir Arthur Mitchell, K.C.B., and C.G. Cash. -- Edinburgh
: Printed by T. and A. Constable for the Scottish History
Society, 1917. -- 2 v. -- (Publications of the Scottish History
Society ; 2nd ser., v. 14-15)      DA750.S25 2d ser., vol. 14, 15

National Library of Scotland.
Catalogue of manuscripts acquired since 1925. -- Edinburgh :
[H.M. Stationery Off.], 1938-<1989  >. -- v. <1-7  >.
                                              Z6621.N279 N37 1938
     Contents: v. 1. Manuscripts 1-1800, charters and other
formal documents 1-900 -- v. 2. Manuscripts 1801-4000, charters
and other formal documents 901-2634 -- v. 3. Manuscripts
4001-4940: Blackwood papers, 1805-1900 -- v. 4. Manuscripts
4941-6405, charters and other formal documents 2635-6000 -- v. 5.
Manuscripts 6406-7529 -- v. 6. Manuscripts 7530-8022, Scottish
foreign mission records, 1827-1929 -- v. 7. Manuscripts
8023-9500, charters and other formal documents 7637-8500.

New York Public Library.
A list of works relating to Scotland / comp. by George F. Black,
Ph.D. -- [New York] : The New York Public Library, 1916. -- viii,
1233 p.                                                  Z2069.N39
     "Reprinted, with additions...from the Bulletin,
January-December, 1914."

Stevenson, David, Ph.D.
Scottish texts and calendars : an analytical guide to serial
publications / David and Wendy B. Stevenson. -- London : Royal
Historical Society ; Edinburgh : Scottish History Society, 1987.
-- xii, 233 p. -- (Scottish History Society ; 4th ser., v. 23)
(Guides and handbooks ; no. 14)       DA750.S25 4th ser., vol. 23
     Companion vol. to: Mullins's Texts and calendars, 1958 (no.
31) and his Texts and calendars II, 1983 (no. 32).

Terry, Charles Sanford, 1864-1936.
A catalogue of the publications of Scottish historical and
kindred clubs and societies, and of the volumes relative to
Scottish history issued by His Majesty's Stationery Office,
1780-1908 with a subject index by Charles Sanford Terry. --
Aberdeen : Printed for the University, 1909. -- xiii, 253 p.    
                                                      Z2061.T33
     For materials issued from 1908 to 1927, see Matheson's
Catalogue (no. 112).


Parish and Other Registers

                  
     Parish registers are church records that document births,
marriages, and deaths. Few Scottish parish registers have been
published. Unpublished Scottish parish registers are at the New
Register House, Princes Street, Edinburgh 1, Scotland. Microfilm
copies of these records are available at the Family History
Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.


Bloxham, V. Ben.
Key to the parochial registers of Scotland : from earliest times
through 1854 / compiled by V. Ben Bloxham, in consulation with
Derek F. Metcalfe. -- 2nd ed. -- Provo, Utah : Stevenson's
Genealogical Center, 1979, c1970. -- vi, 212 p.
                                                Z5313.G7 B57 1979
     Based on the Detailed list of the old parochial registers of
Scotland, 1872.

Cowan, Ian Borthwick.
The parishes of medieval Scotland / by Ian B. Cowan. -- Edinburgh
: Scottish Record Society, 1967. -- xv, 226 p. -- (Scottish
Record Society. Publications ; v. 93)             CS460.S4 vol. 93

Escott, Anne.
Census returns and old parochial registers on microfilm : a
directory of public library holdings in the west of Scotland /
compiled by Anne Escott ; with parish atlas by J. Scott Fairie.
-- Rev. ed. -- [Glasgow] : Glasgow District Libraries,
Publications Board, 1986. -- 64 p. : maps.
                                               Z5313.G7 S363 1986

Scotland. General Registry Office of Births, Deaths and
Marriages.

Detailed list of the old parochial registers of Scotland. --
Edinburgh : printed by Murray and Gibb for the Registrar-General
of Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1872. -- 144 p.
                                                     CD1098.A2 A2
     Also published in National Genealogical Society Quartebly.
-- Vol. 44-45 (1955-1956).
     Lists parish registers at New Register House, Edinburgh.

Scotland. General Registry Office of Births, Deaths and
Marriages.

A guide to the public records of Scotland deposited in H.M.
General Register House, Edinburgh / by M. Livingstone. --
Edinburgh : H.M. General Register House, 1905. -- xxvii, 233 p.
                                                       CD1072.A3
     Updated in Scottish Historical Review. -- Vol. 26 (1946) and
annually through 1975.

Scotland. Record Office.
Index to register of deeds preserved in H.M. General Register
House. -- Edinburgh : H.M. Stationery Off., 1915-
                                                     CD1076 1915
     From 1915 to the present the Scottish Record Ofice has
published two index series: deeds and sasines. For a list of
indexes to these records in the Scottish Record Office,
Historical Search Room, see Scottish Record Office Leaflet No.
19.

Scottish Record Office.
Index to Secretary's and particular registers of sasines for
sheriffdoms of Inverness, Ross, Cromarty and Sutherland preserved
in H.M. General Register House. -- Edinburgh, : H.M.S.O., 1966-
-- v.<1, 2 >. -- (Its Indexes ; no. 61)         CD1076 1915 no. 61
     Contents: v. 1. 1606-1608, 1617-1660 -- v. 2. 1661-1721 -- 

     Sasines record seventeenth-century city or sheriffdom land
ownership.


Local History

Armstrong, Norma E.S.
Local collections in Scotland / by Norma E.S. Armstrong. --
Glasgow : Scottish Library Association, 1977. -- ix, 173 p. --
(Scottish library studies ; no. 5)                  Z2063.A1 A76
     Bibliography: p. 168.
     Originally presented as the author's thesis, University of
Strathclyde, 1976.

Moody, David.
Scottish local history : an introductory guide / David Moody. --
London : B.T. Batsford, 1986. -- 178 p., [8] p. of plates : ill.
-- (Batsford local history series)                  DA759.M66 1986
     Bibliography: p. [170]-171.
     Reprinted in Baltimore by Genealogical Pub. Co. in 1990.

Sinclair, John, Sir, 1754-1835.
The statistical account of Scotland, 1791-1799 / edited by Sir
John Sinclair. -- [New ed. / general editors, Donald J.
Withrington and Ian R. Grant]. -- East Ardsley, Eng. : E.P.
Publishing, <1977-1983 >. -- v. <1, 3, 5-6, 8, 10, 12, 14-18 >.
                                                   DA855.S5 1977
     Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
     Reprint of the 1791-99 ed. published by Creech, Edinburgh;
with new arrangement and new introductions.


Biographical Information

Anderson, William, 1805-1866.
The Scottish nation; or The surnames, families, literature,
honours, and biographical history of the people of Scotland. --
Edinburgh : A. Fullarton & Co.. [1859]-63. -- 3 v. in 9. :
fronts., ill., ports., coats of arms.                   CT813.A6

Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871.
A biographical dictionary of eminent Scotsmen. -- New ed., rev.
throughout and continued by Thomas Thomson. -- London : Blackie
and son, 1870. -- 3 v. : ill., ports.                CT813.C5 1870
     Facsimile edition published in New York by G. Olms in 1971.

Chambers Scottish biographical dictionary / editor, Rosemary
Goring. -- Edinburgh ; New York : Chambers, 1992. -- xl, 468 p.
                                                   DA758.C48 1992

Donaldson, Gordon.
Who's who in Scottish history / [by] Gordon Donaldson and Robert
S. Morpeth. -- New York : Barnes & Noble Books, [1973]. -- xx,
254 p. : ill.                                      DA758.D66 1973b
     Includes bibliographical references.

Foster, Joseph, 1844-1905.
Members of Parliament, Scotland, including the minor barons, the
commissioners for the shires, and the commissioners for the
burghs, 1357-1882, on the basis of the parliamentary return 1880
with genealogical and biographical notices / by Joseph Foster. --
2nd ed. Rev. and cor. -- London and Aylesbury : Priv. print. by
Hazell, Watson and Viney, 1882. -- xviii, 360 p.
                                     Microfilm (61520 JN)

MacDougall, Donald, 1854-1920.
Scots and Scots' descendants in America / D. MacDougall, editor
in chief. -- New York : Caledonian Pub. Co., [c1917]. -- v. 1 :
ill. (incl. ports.).                                   E184.S3 M14
     Only one volume published.
     Bibliography: v. 1, p. 133-139.

Reeks, Lindsay S.
Scottish coalmining ancestors / by Lindsay S. Reeks. -- Baltimore
: Gateway Press, 1986. -- 292 p. : ill.          CS476.C6 R44 1986
     Bibliography: p. 263-271.

Taylor, James, 1813-1892.
The great historic families of Scotland / by James Taylor. --
London : J.S. Virtue & Co., 1887. -- 2 v.
                                    Microfilm (19659 DA) 

Watt, Donald Elmslie Robertson.
A biographical dictionary of Scottish graduates to A.D. 1410 / by
D.E.R. Watt. -- Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1977. -- xlii, 607 p.
                                                   CT813.W37 1977
     Revision and expansion of the author's thesis, Oxford
University.


Maps, Atlases and Gazetteers

Bartholomew, John.
Philip's handy atlas of the counties of Scotland. -- New and rev.
ed. -- London : G. Philip & Son, 1898. -- 3 p. leaves, 34 p., 32
maps.                                          G1825.B3 1898 (G&M)

Gardner, David E.
A genealogical atlas of Scotland / compiled from original maps by
David E. Gardner, Derek Harland [and] Frank Smith. -- Salt Lake
City : Bookcraft, [1962]. -- 32 p. of maps, 34 p.
                                           G1826.E1 G3 1962 (G&M)

Groome, Francis H. (Francis Hindes), 1851-1902.
Ordnance gazetteer of Scotland : a graphic and accurate
description of every place in Scotland / ed. by Francis H.
Groome. -- New ed. with census appendix. -- Edinburgh : T.C. and
E.C. Jack, 1901. -- 2 p. leaves, 1762 p. : ill., fold. map.
                                                        DA865.G87
     In double columns, this edition contains all the printed
matter of the large 6 vol. edition, the revisions made in 1895,
and subsequent partial revisions.

An Historical atlas of Scotland, c400-c1600 / edited by Peter
McNeill and Ranald Nicholson ; cartographer J.W. Davie. --  St.
Andrews : Atlas Committee of the Conference of Scottish
Medievalists, 1975. -- x, 213 p. : maps (1 col.).
                                                G1826.S1 H5 1975
     Includes bibliographies.

Lewis, Samuel, d. 1865.
A topographical dictionary of Scotland. Comprising the several
counties, islands, cities, burgh and market towns, parishes, and
principal villages, with historical and statistical descriptions:
embellished with a large map of Scotland, and engravings of the
seals and arms of the different burghs and universities. --
London : S. Lewis and Co., 1846. -- 2 v. and atlas : ill.
                                                       DA865.L67
     The atlas consists of a sectional map of Scotland, scale 5
miles to the inch, in 6 folded sheets, with a view of Melrose
Abbey (sheet 5).
     Reprinted in Baltimore by Genealogical Pub. Co. in 1989.

Moncreiffe of that Ilk, Iain, Sir, 1919-
Scotland of old : ancient territories of Scottish clans or
considerable families, with arms of their chiefs or heads /
approved by the Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs and by the
Lord Lyon King of Arms. -- -- Edinburgh : Bartholomew, c1983. --
1 map : col. ; 94 x 71 cm.                  G5771.E6225 1983.M6
     Reprinted by Bartholomew in 1991 and 1994.
     Copyright "By Sir Iain Moncreiffe of that Ilk, Bart., Ph.D.,
Albany Herald, and Don Pottinger, M.A., D.A., Unicorn Pursuivant
of Arms."
     Includes text and colored illustration of "The arms of the
realm and ancient local principalities of Scotland," and indexed
colored illustrations of clan arms.

Smith, Frank, 1917-
A genealogical gazetteer of Scotland : an alphabetical dictionary
of places ... / compiled by Frank Smith. -- Logan, Utah : Everton
Publishers, [1979]. -- xxiii, 140 p. : maps.             DA869.S56


Names: Geographical

Darton, Michael.
The dictionary of Scottish place names : and the elements that go
to make them up / Mike Darton. -- Moffat : Lochar, 1990. --
282 p.                                             DA869.D37 1990

Great Britain. General Register Office (Scotland).
Index of Scottish place names from 1971 census, with location and
population over 100 persons / General Register Office, Scotland.
-- Edinburgh : H.M.S.O., 1975. -- xi, 186 p. : map.
                                                 HB2047.S33 1975

Johnston, James Brown, 1862-
Place-names of Scotland / by James B. Johnston. -- 3rd ed.
reprinted, with additional notes on the author. -- Wakefield : S.
R. Publishers, 1970. --  xvi, 335 p.                DA869.J72 1970
     Bibliography: p. 327.
     A facsimile reprint of the 3rd ed. was published in London
by J. Murray in 1934.

Mackenzie, W.C. (William Cook), 1862-1952.
Scottish place-names / by W.C. Mackenzie. -- London, K. Paul,
Trench, Trbner & Co., 1931. -- xi, 319, [1] p.          DA869.M14

Nicolaisen, W.F.H.
Scottish place-names : their study and significance / [by] W.F.H.
Nicolaisen. -- London : Batsford, 1976. -- xxviii, 210 p. : maps.
                                                       DA869.N53
     Bibliography: p. [xiv]-xxi.

Watson, William J. (William John), 1865-1948.
The history of the Celtic place-names of Scotland / being the
Rhind lectures on archaeology (expanded) delivered in 1916, by
William J. Watson. Published under the auspices of the Royal
Celtic Society. -- Edinburgh and London : W. Blackwood & Sons,
Ltd., 1926. -- 3 p. leaves, ix-xx, 558 p.               DA869.W3
     Reprinted in Shannon by Irish University Press in 1973.


Names: Personal

Black, George Fraser, 1866-
The surnames of Scotland : their origin, meaning, and history /
by George F. Black, Ph.D. -- New York : The New York Public
Library, 1946. -- lxxi, [1], 838 p. : front. (port.).            

                                                     CS2435.B55
     "List of the Principal Works Referred to": p. 835-838.
     "Glossary of Obsolete or Uncommon Scots Words": p. lix-lxxi.
     Reprinted from the Bulletin of the New York Public Library.
-- (Aug. 1943-Sept. 1946).

Dorward, David Philip.
Scottish surnames / [by] David Dorward ; illustrated by John
Mackay. -- Edinburgh : Blackwood, 1978. -- ix, 70 p. : ill. --
(Scottish connection)                                  CS2435.D67

Dunkling, Leslie, 1935-
Scottish Christian names : an A-Z of first names / [by] Leslie
Alan Dunkling. -- London : Johnston and Bacon, 1978. -- vii,
151 p.                                             CS2375.S35 D66
     Bibliography: p. [139]-141.

Sims, Clifford Stanley, 1839-1896.
The origin and signification of Scottish surnames. With a
vocabulary of Christian names. -- Albany, N.Y. : J. Munsell,
1862. -- 122 p.                                      CS2435.S5
     Bibliographical references included in "Introduction" (p.
[3]-7).
     Reprinted in Rutland, Vt. by C.E. Tuttle Co. in 1969.


Periodicals

The Highlander. -- Began in 1963. -- [Barrington, Ill. : A.J.
Ray], 1963-                                        E184.S3 H5
     Currently published seven times a year.
     Includes annual directory issue, <1983- >.

Publications of the Scottish History Society. -- Vol. 1-61 ; new
ser., v. 1-20 ; 3rd ser., v. 1-55. -- Edinburgh : Printed by T.
and A. Constable for the Society, 1887-1964.            DA750.S25
     136 v. : ill., ports., maps (part fold.) facsims., plans.
     Contains the Society's report of the annual meeting, 1st- 
; 1887-1919.

Scottish antiquary, or, Northern notes and queries. -- Vol. 1
(1886)-v. 17 (1903) ; 17 vol. in 10. -- Edinburgh : 1886-1903.
                                                        DA750.S2
     Title varies.

The Scottish genealogist. -- v. 1 (Jan. 1954)-    . --
[Edinburgh] : Scottish Genealogy Society.                CS460.S35

Scottish notes and queries. -- Vol. 1, no. 1 (June  1887)-1935.
-- [Aberdeen : D. Wyllie and Son], 1888-1935.
                                       Microfilm 86/8820
     Microfilm. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress
Photoduplication Service, 1986. 4 microfilm reels.
     33 v. published in 3 series: v. 1-12, 1887-1899; ser. 2, v.
1-8,1899-1907; ser. 3, v. 1-13, 1923-1935. General index to ser.
1, 1887-1899 in v.12, 1901.

Scottish Record Society.
Publications. -- Part I (Mar. 1898)-    . -- Edinburgh : Printed
for the Society by James Skinner & Company, 1898-         CS460.S4
     Contains indexes and calendars, parish and other registers.


Directories

The County directory of Scotland / postally ed. by George Massie
; comp. by Arthur Giles. -- Edinburgh : A. Giles, [1912]. -- vii,
[2], viii-xxv, 1169 p.                               DA866.C85
1912
     Accompanied by Map of Scotland, reduced from the Ordnance
survey by John Bartholomew (Edinburgh, A. Giles, [1912]). Scale
10 miles to the inch.

The County directory of Scotland (for 1901-1904) / postally ed.
by George Massie ; compiled by Arthur Giles, proprietor and
general editor -- Edinburgh : R. Grant & Son, 1902. -- xxxi, 1056
p. : ill., ports.                                       DA866.C851

Findlay, James.
Directory to gentlemen's seats, villages, &c in Scotland : giving
the counties in which they are situated--the post-towns to which
each is attached--and the name of the resident...With a new map
of Scotland, engr....by Lizars ; collected and arr. by James
Findlay. -- Edinburgh : W.P. Kennedy, [1843]. -- 4 p. leaves.,
350, [1] p. : ill. front. (fold. map).                   DA865.F49

Scotland. Comptroller-General of Internal Revenue.
Owners of lands and heritages, 17 & 18 Vict., cap. 91. 1872-73.
Return: I. Of the name and address of every owner of one acre and
upwards in extent, outside the municipal boundaries of boroughs
containing more than 20,000 inhabitants, with the estimated
acreage, and the annual value of the lands and heritages of
individual owners; and of the number of owners of less than one
acre, with the estimated aggregate acreage and annual value of
the lands and heritages of such owners in each county. II. A
similar return for municipal boroughs containing more than 20,000
inhabitants. -- Edinburgh : printed by Murray and Gibb, printers
to H. M. Stationery Off., 1874. -- iv, 211 p.                LAW

Shaw, Gareth.
British directories : a bibliography and guide to directories
published in England and Wales (1850-1950) and Scotland
(1773-1950) / Gareth Shaw and Allison Tipper. -- London ; New
York : Leicester University Press, 1988, c1989. -- 440 p. : ill.
                                                Z5771.S45 1989
     Includes bibliographical references.

Timperley, Loretta R.
A directory of landownership in Scotland, c1770 / edited by
Loretta R. Timperley. -- Edinburgh : Scottish Record Society,
1976. -- x, 428 p. ([Publications] : New series - Scottish Record
Society ; 5)                                           HD614.T55
     Includes bibliographical references and index.


Religions

Dictionary of Scottish church history & theology / organizing
editor, Nigel M. de S. Cameron ; general editors, David F.
Wright, David C. Lachman, Donald E. Meek. -- Downers Grove, Ill.
: InterVarsity Press, 1993. -- xx, 906 p.           BR782.D43 1993
     Includes bibliographical references.

Free Church of Scotland.
Annals of the Free Church of Scotland, 1843-1900 / edited by the
Rev. William Ewing. -- Edinburgh : T. & T. Clark, 1914. -- 2 v.
                                                       BX9084.A4
     "Ordained Ministers and Missionaries of the Free Church of
Scotland, 1843-1900": vol. 1, p. 76-363.

Scott, David, 1834-1897.
Annals and statistics of the original Secession Church till its
disruption and union with the Free Church of Scotland in 1852 /
chiefly compiled from official records by the Rev. David Scott.
-- Edinburgh : A. Elliot. -- xv p., 1 leaf, 612 p. : ill.,
plates, ports., 2 facsim. (incl. fold. front), diagr.
                                                        BX9083.S4

Scott, Hew, 1791-1872.
Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae : the succession of ministers in the
Church of Scotland from the Reformation / by Hew Scott, D.D. --
New ed., rev. and continued to the present time under the
superintendence of a committee appointed by the General Assembly.
-- Edinburgh : Oliver and Boyd, 1915-<81  >. -- v. <1-8, 10  > :
front. (port.).                                    BX9099.S4 1915
     Vols. 1-6 include "Bibliography of church and parish
histories, etc."
     Vol. 10 edited by Donald Farquhar Macleod Macdonald;
published by Saint Andrew Press.

United Free Church of Scotland.
Fasti, 1900-1929 / edited by John Alexander Lamb. -- Edinburgh :
Oliver and Boyd, [1956]. -- xi, 639 p.                 BX9089.A53


Clans and Tartans

Adam, Frank.
The clans, septs & regiments of the Scottish Highlands / rev. by
Sir Thomas Innes of Learney. -- 8th ed. -- Baltimore :
Genealogical Pub. Co., 1970. -- xii, 624 p. : ill. (part col.),
coats of arms, ports.                            DA880.H6 A6 1970
     Includes bibliographical references.

Bain, Robert.
The clans and tartans of Scotland / [by] Robert Bain. -- 5th ed.
/ enlarged and re-edited by Margaret O. MacDougall ; heraldic
adviser P.E. Stewart-Blacker ; with a foreword by the Countess of
Erroll. -- Glasgow : Collins, 1976. -- 320 p. : col. ill., coats
of arms, col. maps (on lining papers).           DA880.H76 B3 1976
     Bibliography: p. 318-319.


Dunbar, John Telfer, 1912-
The official tartan map of tartans approved by clan chiefs, the
Standing Council of Scottish Chiefs, or the Lord Lyon King of
Arms / by John Telfer Dunbar ... and Don Pottinger. -- London :
Elm Tree Books, c1976. -- col. map on sheet 122 x 90 cm.
                                             G5771.E6 1976 .D8
     Relief shown by shading.
     "Map [copyright] John Bartholomew & Son Ltd. 1976."    
     Includes text, index to tartans, and col. illus. of 141tartans.

Eyre-Todd, George, 1862-
The Highland clans of Scotland : their history and traditions /
by George Eyre-Todd ; with an introduction by A.M. Mackintosh,
with one hundred and twenty-two illustrations including
reproductions of M'Ian's celebrated paintings of the costumes of
the clan. -- London : Heath, Cranton, 1923. -- 2 v. : ill., col.
fronts., plates (some col.), ports.                    DA880.H6 E8

Grant, James, 1822-1887.
The tartans of the clans of Scotland / also an introductory
account of Celtic Scotland, clanship, chiefs, their dress, arms,
emblazoned arms of the chiefs, and a map of the districts
occupied by the various clans are added. -- Edinburgh and London
: W. & A.K. Johnston, 1886. -- 82 leaves : col. front. (port.),
col. ill., 72 col. pl., map.                          DA880.H76 G7
     Each plate is accompanied by a leaf with descriptive
letterpress and coat of arms in color.
     Reprinted in New York by Dover Publications Inc. in 1992.

Griest, Terry L.
Scottish tartans and family names / by Terry L. Griest. --
Annapolis, Md. : Harp & Lion Press, c1986. -- vii, 133 p. : ill.
                                               DA880.H76 G74 1986

Grimble, Ian.
Scottish clans & tartans. -- New York : Tudor Pub. Co., [1973].
-- 272 p. : col. ill.                                 DA880.H6 G74

Innes of Learney, Thomas, Sir, 1893-1971.

The tartans of the clans and families of Scotland. -- 8th ed. --
Edinburgh : Johnston and Bacon, 1971. -- iv, 300 p., 2 plates :
ill. (chiefly col.), coats of arms, ports.      DA880.H76 I5 1971

Logan, James, 1794?-1872.
The clans of the Scottish Highlands : the costumes of the clans /
R.R. McIan ; text by James Logan ; foreword by Antonia Fraser. --
1st American ed. -- New York : Knopf, 1980. -- 206 p. : col.
ill., map (on lining papers).                   DA880.H76 L7 1980
     Originally published in 1845-47 by Ackermann, London.

MacLean, Charles, 1951-
The clan almanac : an account of the origins of the principal
tribes of Scotland, illustrated with examples of the tartans
adopted by each / Charles MacLean. -- Moffat, Scotland : Lochar
Pub., c1990. -- 144 p. : col. ill.            DA880.H76 M35 1990
     Includes bibliographical references (p. 144).

Martine, Roderick.
Scottish clan and family names : their arms, origins, and tartans
/ Roddy Martine ; foreword by Sir Malcolm Innes of Edingight ;
heraldic illustrations by Don Pottinger. -- New rev. ed., new ed.
-- Edinburgh : Mainstream Pub., 1992. -- 224 p. : ill. (some
col.), maps.                                    DA880.H76 M37 1992

Scarlett, James Desmond.
Tartan : the Highland textile / James D. Scarlett. -- London :
Shepheard-Walwyn, 1990. -- xii, 204 p. : ill. (some col.).
                                               DA880.H76 S36 1990

Smith, Philip D., 1933-
Tartan for me : suggested tartans for Scottish, Scotch-Irish,
Irish, and North American surnames with lists of clan, family,
and district tartans / by Philip D. Smith. -- Expanded 5th ed. --
Bowie, Md. : Heritage Books, 1992. -- 135 p. : maps
                                               DA880.H76 S55 1992

Stewart, Donald C. (Donald Calder), 1893-
The setts of the Scottish tartans : with descriptive and
historical notes / by Donald C. Stewart. -- 2nd revised ed. --
London : Shepheard-Walwyn (Publishers) Ltd., 1974. -- xiii, 154
p., [1], viii leaves of plates : ill. (chiefly col.), coat of
arms.                                         DA880.H76 S67 1974
     Bibliography: p. 113-117.


Emigration

Adams, Ian.
Cargoes of despair and hope : Scottish emigration to North
America, 1603-1803 / Ian Adams and Meredyth Somerville. --
Edinburgh : J. Donald Publishers, c1993. -- 258 p. : ill., maps.
                                                E49.2.S3 A33 1993

Bumsted, J.M.
The people's clearance : Highland emigration to British North
America, 1770-1815 / J.M. Bumsted. -- Edinburgh : Edinburgh
University Press ; Winnipeg, Canada : University of Manitoba
Press, c1982. -- xvii, 305 p. : ill.        F1035.S4 B85 1982
     Bibliography: p. [288]-295.

Cameron, Viola Root.
Emigrants from Scotland to America, 1774-1775. Copied from a
loose bundle of Treasury papers in the Public Record Office,
England. -- Baltimore : Southern Book Co., 1959. -- 117 p.
                                                  E187.5.C18 1959

Dickson, R.J.
Ulster emigration to colonial America, 1718-1775 / by R.J.
Dickson. -- London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1966. -- xiv, 320 p.
: map, tables.                                         E184.S4 D47

Dictionary of Scottish emigrants into England & Wales / /
compiled by members of the Anglo-Scottish Family History Society
; edited by J.D. Beckett. -- Manchester : The Society, c1984. --
vi, 70 p. : map.                                 CS432.S3 D53 1985

Dobson, David.
Directory of Scots banished to the American plantations,
1650-1775 / by David Dobson. -- Baltimore : Genealogical Pub.
Co., 1983. -- vii, 239 p. : ill.                  E184.S3 D6 1983

Dobson, David.
Directory of Scottish settlers in North America, 1625-1825 / by
David Dobson. -- Baltimore : Genealogical Pub. Co., 1984-<1997
>. -- v. <1-7  > : ill.                          E184.S3 D63 1984

Dobson, David.
The original Scots colonists of early America, 1612-1783 / by
David Dobson. -- Baltimore : Genealogical Pub. Co., c1989. -- xi,
370 p.                                          E49.2.S3 D63 1989
     Bibliography: p. viii-xi.

Dobson, David.
Scottish emigration to Colonial America, 1607-1785 / David
Dobson. -- Athens : University of Georgia Press, c1994. -- 266 p.
                                                 E184.S3 D66 1994
     Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-241) and
index.

Donaldson, Gordon.
The Scots overseas. -- London : Hale, 1966. -- 232 p. : [ill.],
plates, ports.                                   DA774.5.D6 1966
     Reprinted in Westport Conn. by Greenwood Press in 1976.

Graham, Ian Charles Cargill, 1919-
Colonists from Scotland : emigration to North America, 1707-1783.
-- Ithaca, N.Y. : published for the American Historical
Association [by] Cornell University Press, [1956]. -- x, 213 p. :
map.                                                    E184.S3 G7
     Reprinted in Port Washington, N.Y. by Kennikat Press in
1972.

Harper, Marjory.
Emigration from north-east Scotland / Marjory Harper. --
[Aberdeen] : Aberdeen University Press, <1988-  >. -- v. <1-2    >
: ill., maps, ports.                               JV7701.H37 1988
     Contents: v. 1. Willing exiles -- v. 2. Beyond the Broad
Atlantic --
     Bibliography: v. 1, p. 350-362.

Hill, Douglas Arthur, 1935-
The Scots to Canada / by Douglas Hill. -- London : Gentry Books,
1972. -- vii, 136 p. : ill. maps.                   JV7285.S35 H5

Insh, George Pratt.

Scottish colonial schemes, 1620-1686. -- Glasgow : Maclehose,
Jackson & Co., 1922. -- 6 p. leaves, 283 p. plates, 2 ports.
(incl. front)., facsim.                                 E188.I6

Perceval-Maxwell, M.
The Scottish migration to Ulster in the reign of James I / [by]
M. Perceval-Maxwell. -- London : Routledge & Kegan Paul ; New
York : Humanities Press, 1973. -- xx, 411 p. : ill.
                                                    DA990.U46 P47

Steuart, Archibald Francis.
Papers relating to the Scots in Poland, 1576-1793 / ed. with an
introduction by A. Francis Steuart. -- Edinburgh : printed by T.
and A. Constable for the Scottish History Society, 1915. --
xxxix, 362 p.                                    DA750.S25 vol. 59
     Also issued as Publications of the Scottish History Society,
vol. 59.
     A collection made by and in part edited by Beatrice
Baskerville. Translations from Latin by J. Mackay Thomson.

Whyte, Donald.
A dictionary of Scottish emigrants to Canada before
confederation. -- Toronto : Ontario Genealogical Society, 1968.
-- xvi, 443 p.                                     CS83.W48 1986
     Bibliography: p. 439-443.

Whyte, Donald.
A dictionary of Scottish emigrants to the U.S.A. -- Baltimore :
Magna Carta Book Co., 1972-1986. -- 2 v.             E184.S3 W49
     Includes bibliographies and indexes.
     "Volume 2: with an appendix of additions and corrections to
volume 1."


Scottish Americans

Aspinwall, Bernard, 1938-
Portable utopia : Glasgow and the United States, 1820-1920 : with
a comprehensive biographical list of the Scots and Americans who
created the connection / Bernard Aspinwall. -- [Aberdeen] :
Aberdeen University Press, 1984. -- xviii, 363 p., [4] p. of
plates : ill.                                    E184.S3 A86 1984
     Bibliography: p. 265-363.

Black, George Fraser, 1866-1948.
Scotland's mark on America / with a foreword by John Foord. New
York : Scottish Section of "America's Making," 1921. -- [San
Francisco : R and E Research Associates, 1972]. -- 126 p.
                                                  E184.S3 B6 1972
     Bibliography: p. 117.

Dobson, David.
Directory of Scots in the Carolinas, 1680-1830 / by David Dobson.
-- Baltimore : Genealogical Pub. Co., 1986. -- xi, 322 p. : ill.
                                                 F265.S3 D63 1986

Dobson, David.
Scots on the Chesapeake, 1607-1830 / compiled by David Dobson. --
Baltimore : Genealogical Pub. Co., c1992. -- xv, 169 p.
                                                 F187.C5 D63 1992

Dobson, David.
Scottish-American court records, 1733-1783 / David Dobson. --
Baltimore : Genealogical Pub. Co., c1991. -- 105 p.
                                                E184.S3 D635 1991

Dobson, David.
Scottish-American heirs, 1683-1883 / David Dobson. -- Baltimore :
Genealogical Pub. Co., c1990. -- 165 p.          E184.S3 D637 1990

Dobson, David.
Scottish-American wills, 1650-1900 / David Dobson. -- Baltimore :
Genealogical Pub. Co., c1991.                     E184.S3 D64 1991

Dunaway, Wayland Fuller, 1875-
The Scotch-Irish of colonial Pennsylvania. -- Chapel Hill :
University of North Carolina Press, 1944. -- vi p., 2 leaves, 3-
273 p.                                                  F160.S4 D8
     Bibliography: p. 233-257.    
     Reprinted in Baltimore by Genealogical Pub. Co. in 1979.

Hanna, Charles A[ugustus], 1863-
The Scotch-Irish. -- New York and London : G.P. Putnam's sons,
1902. -- 2 v. : front, maps.            Microfilm 53597 E
     Reprinted in Baltimore by Genealogical Pub. Co., in 1968.

Haws, Charles H.
Scots in the Old Dominion, 1685-1800 / Charles H. Haws. --
Edinburgh : J. Dunlop, c1980. -- vii, 172 p. : maps.
                                                 E184.S3 H38 1980

Karras, Alan L.
Sojourners in the sun : Scottish migrants in Jamaica and the
Chesapeake, 1740-1800 / Alan L. Karras. -- Ithaca : Cornell
University Press, 1992. -- xiii, 231 p. : ill., maps.
                                                 F187.C5 K37 1992
     Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-226) and
index.

Landsman, Ned C., 1951-
Scotland and its first American colony, 1683-1765 / Ned C.
Landsman. -- Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1985.
-- xiv, 360 p. : maps.                            F145.S3 L36 1985
     Bibliography: p. 341-346.

Lehmann, William Christian, 1888-
Scottish and Scotch-Irish contributions to early American life
and culture / William C. Lehmann. -- 2nd ed. -- Washington :
Lehmann-Spohr, 1980. -- 232 p.                  E183.8.G7 L36 1980
     Bibliography: p. 223-226.

Le Roy, Bruce.
Lairds, bard, and mariners : the Scot in Northwest America / by
Bruce Le Roy ; foreword by Robert Hitchman. -- [s.l.] : published
for the Washington State American Revolution Bicentennial
Commission by the Washington State Historical Society and the
Center for Northwest Folklore, c1978. -- xx, 124 p. : ill.
                                                     F855.2.S3 L4
     Bibliography: p. 101-106.

MacLean, J.P. (John Patterson), 1848-1939.
An historical account of the settlements of Scotch Highlanders in
America prior to the peace of 1783 : together with notices of
Highland regiments and biographical sketches. -- Baltimore :
Genealogical Pub. Co., 1968. -- xiv, 455 p. : ill., port.
                                                 E184.S3 M2 1968
     The "Historical Account" was originally published in
Cleveland by Helman-Taylor Co. in 1900.

Meyer, Duane Gilbert, 1926-
The Highland Scots of North Carolina, 1732-1776. -- Chapel Hill :
University of North Carolina Press, [1961]. -- viii, 218 p. :
maps, diagrs.                                     F265.S3 M4 1961
     Bibliography: p. [194]-204.

Newman, Harry Wright, 1894-
To Maryland from overseas : a complete digest of the Jacobite
Loyalists sold into white slavery in Maryland and the British and
Continental background of approximately 1400 Maryland settlers
from 1634 to the early Federal Period with source documentation /
by Harry Wright Newman. -- Annapolis : H.W. Newman, 1982. -- v,
190 p.                                            F190.S3 N48 1982
     Reprinted in Baltimore by Genealogical Pub. Co. in 1985.


 

 


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