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Highland Roots - Family History from the Heart of the Scottish Highlands


Highland Resources:
Scottish Association of Family History Societies:  www.safhs.org.uk/SAFHS_Members.asp
Lochaber & North Argyll Family History Group (not a member of SAFHS): http://tinyurl.com/y6te7n
Am Baile: Digitised archives for language, culture & history of Highlands & Islands (including newspaper indexes) - www.ambaile.org.uk 
Hebridean Connections: Genealogy, history, traditions, culture and archaeology of the Western Isles - www.hebrideanconnections.com 
County Sutherland: Resources & family history for Sutherland - www.countysutherland.co.uk
Ross & Cromarty Roots: Includes image library of gravestone inscriptions in Ross & Cromarty - www.rosscromartyroots.co.uk
Fearn Peninsula Graveyards: Graveyards Project with names of 6838 individuals - www.fearnpeninsulagraveyards.com
The Lost Families of Stratherrick: Frasers, MacBeans, MacGillivrays, MacQueens etc - www.garthbeg.com

General Scottish Resources:
Scotlands People: Online access to official genealogical records for the whole of Scotland - www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk 
National Archives of Scotland: Includes link to NRAS [National Register of Archives for Scotland] - www.nas.gov.uk
Scottish Archive Network: Catalogues and connections to archives all over Scotland - www.scan.org.uk 
National Library of Scotland: Holds all copyrighted publications in Scotland - www.nls.uk 
National Library of Scotland - Maps: Some digitised versions of old maps available - www.nls.uk/digitallibrary/map/townplans/index.html
Talking Scot: Scottish genealogical website with a discussion forum, info& links - www.talkingscot.com

Some UK Resources:
The National Archives (of UK): Includes records of govt. depts., military, merchant navy, customs, etc - www.nationalarchives.gov.uk 
The British Library: Holds records of East India Company, and of many Scots families resident in England - www.bl.uk 
GENUKI: Comprehensive coverage of genealogical resources for the UK - http://www.genuki.org.uk/contents/
British-Genealogy: Free advice pages and family history forum - www.british-genealogy.com
Genealogy Gateway: Large number of links to genealogical websites - www.gengateway.com
Old-maps.co.uk: Britains most extensive digital historical map archive - www.old-maps.co.uk
UK Census Records at CensusFinder.com: A resource for finding census records online - www.censusfinder.com/united_kingdom.htm

The Ultimate International Link:
Cyndi's List: The most comprehensive listing of genealogy sites around the world: www.cyndislist.com