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SCOTTISH COUNTY LINKS
1855 and Earlier
Marriage and Banns
Aliens in Scotland
National Archives of Scotland
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Religion in Scotland
Other bits & pieces
Use the links below to help you understand what your ancestors did for a job.
Some older census occupations.
Hundreds of old occupations and their meanings.
Dictionary of Occupational Titles.
Hall Genealogy website.
- UK and Ireland occupations.
Glossary of archaic terms
- also a number of Modern Scots words and phrases, useful for genealogical research. Legal terms, words linked to property and possessions, found in wills and testaments.
- this glossary of old occupations explains the function of hundreds of old occupations, trades, and job titles.