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"ANGUS or Forfarshire, a maritime county on the east side of Scotland, extending from the river North Esk to the Frith of Tay. It is bounded on the north-west and north by Aberdeenshire; on the north-east by Kincardineshire; on the east and south-east by the German Ocean; on the south by the Frith of Tay; and on the south-west and west by Perthshire"
from Imperial Gazetteer of Scotland, edited by John Marius Wilson, 1868

Genuki - Angus
Genuki is the largest collection of research information
on the net for UK
Neighbouring Counties
Aberdeenshire, Kincardine, Perth
Angus GenWeb
maintained by volunteers in an effort to help researchers
find local resources and reference information
Archives and Libraries
Dundee City Archive & Record Centre Dundee Central (Wellgate) Library
Angus Message Board
post and read about Angus genealogy with other researchers
Local Genealogy Societies & Groups
Cyndi's List - Angus
largest private collection
of genealogy links on the web


More Angus Genealogy Record Sources

many of these sites can provide source records of ancestors:
800 Million Name UK Database
search 800 million UK (including Scotland) records in over 60 individual databases
Angus Parish Registers
records including births, deaths, marriages, tombstone inscriptions,
parish registers, tax lists, wills from the early 1500s to the mid- to late-1800s
online 1851census  and B,D& Ms for Angus here
War Memorials
Roll-of-Honour - Angus
Angus war memorials and rolls of honour
General Register for Scotland - Scotlands People Database
Pay Per View - Government index of Scottish births and baptisms 1553-1904,
marriages 1553-1929 , deaths 1855 - 1954 and censuses 1871- 1901
Scottish Historical Records Database Search
search over 40 databases including 1841-1901 censuses, emigration records, passenger lists, city directories
links to cemetery transcriptions here
FreeCen - Angus
1841-1891 Census transcriptions by volunteers