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Good evening... My goals here are to find my family's roots... To know which part of Scotland they were from... To understand what brought…

Started by Linda Durocher in Genealogy

1 Sep 29, 2017
Reply by William Douglas


Making conections

The more information you can give about the people you mention, the more chance there is of someone else connecting with your family.

Dates and places of births, deaths and marriages all help to place families.

Professions also help.

'My great-grandmother mother was a Douglas from Montrose' does not give many clues to follow up! But a bit of flesh on the bones makes further research possible. But if we are told who she married, what his profession was and where the children were baptised, then we can get to work.

Maybe it is time to update the information in your profile?

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