Finding Scottish Ancestors Online – Nancy Loe

March 22nd, 2019 by National Genealogical Society Blog Editor

Finding Scottish Ancestors Online

SESSION: S423, TIME & DATE: 05-11-2019 11 a.m.

Finding Scottish Ancestors Online helps you find and use leading websites and lesser-known databases for Scottish research, including search strategies for finding parish records, civil registrations, marriages, wills, tax lists, property assessments, burial registers, and other records.

You’ll also find resources for Scottish place names and geographical location research, and discover supporting resources, including help with Scottish handwriting, clans and tartans, and tutorials to advance your skills with Scottish records.

BIO: Nancy E. Loe, MA, MLS, is a genealogy researcher and educator. After a long career in libraries and archives, Nancy now writes and lectures on her specializations: organizing research and U.S. and European records. She is visiting each of her great-grandparents’ European villages, recently returning from Scotland. Her website,, was featured in Family Tree Magazine’s “Social Media Mavericks: 40 to Follow.”