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Kincardineshire Genealogy


"Kincardineshire (or Mearns), maritime co. in NE. of Scotland; is bounded NW. and N. by Aberdeenshire, E. by the North Sea, and SW. by Forfarshire; greatest length, N. and S., 25 miles; greatest breadth, E. and W., 22 miles; coast-line, from the mouth of the North Esk to the mouth of the Dee, 31 miles; 245,346 ac., pop. 34,464. The coast is, in general, bold and rocky, but its indentations form fine natural harbours for numerous fishing villages."
from The New London Gazetteer 1826
Genuki - Kincardineshire
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Kincardineshire Message Board
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Local Genealogy Societies & Groups
Cyndi's List - Kincardineshire
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Genealogy Record Sources

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800 Million Name UK Database
search 800 million UK (including Scotland) records in over 60 individual databases
Kincardineshire Parish Registers
51,000 records including births, deaths, marriages, tombstone inscriptions,
parish registers, tax lists, wills from the early 1500s to the mid- to late-1800s
War Memorials
Roll-of-Honour - Kincardineshire
Kincardineshire 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 - Kincardineshire
1841-1891 Census transcriptions by volunteers

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