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As a professional Genealogist living in Scotland I can answer questions with regard to Scottish family history/research from about 1700 to the present day

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I have been working professionally since 1986 and have access to the main archives for Scotland which are held in Edinburgh.

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Recent Answers from Charlotte L. Cowe

2015-12-16 Aeneas Hugh Macdoanld b ? d 1841 Nantwich Cheshire:

Penny    I would suggest in the first instance searching for the death of Marjory Cowie/Macdonald to ascertain her parentage. It is difficult to then search backwards due to the surname of Macdonald which

2015-09-07 research on McDaniel family in North and South Carolia:

I only undertake research in Scotland so cannot help you unless you find a definite lead back to here. You would have to employ an English researcher to help you with the English side but again you will

2014-11-18 Boyce and Hayes Family Name:

Hautai    As your grandfather was born in Ireland your search will have to start there irrespective of where you think the surnames of your family originate. There was lots of travel between Ireland and

2014-03-14 Andrew Housten Kirkpatrick:

Thomas    I have located an Andrew Kirkpatrick aged 16 years (born 1835) living in Stoneykirk Wigtownshire in the 1851 census for Scotland. With parents John and Elizabeth and four siblings. He is not

2013-12-22 UK Genealogical Records:

There is no definite answer to this. Records vary from country to country and I am only familiar with Scottish records. The earliest Parish records for Scotland which are indexed start around 1560. However


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