Researching Scottish Ancestors
Christine Woodcock

 
MONDAY
Welcome, Overview of the Week, Expectations
Researching Scottish Ancestors – The Basics
Breaking Through Brick Walls
Underused Resources for Scottish Research
 
 
TUESDAY
Review from yesterday
Sharing Breakthroughs from Yesterday’s Research
Genealogy Resources in Scottish Archives (NRS, Local and University)
Family History Resources at the National Library of Scotland
Mapping Your Scottish Ancestors 
 
 
WEDNESDAY
Review from Yesterday
Sharing Breakthroughs from Yesterday’s Research
Those Poor Daft Scots – Poor Law and Asylum Records
Researching Scottish Occupations
Researching Scottish Criminal Ancestors
 
 
THURSDAY
Review from Yesterday
Sharing Breakthroughs from Yesterday’s Research
The Highland Clearances – Before and After
Transported or Transplanted to the Colonies
Canada: Land and Opportunity
 
 
FRIDAY
Review from Yesterday
Sharing Breakthroughs from Yesterday’s Research
Customs, Superstitions and Traditions; Clans and Tartans
The Pioneering Spirit
Preparing for a Genealogy Research Trip to Scotland