How to look for records of... Births, marriages and deaths in Scotland and Ireland
How can I view the records covered in this guide?
This is a brief guide to researching birth, marriage and death records for a person in Scotland or Ireland. The majority of these records are with the relevant general register office or national archive, though some are available online. They are not available at The National Archives. This guide will help you to find out if the information you are looking for exists and, if it does, where to find it or more information about it.
What do I need to know before I start?
What records can I see online?
What records can I find at The National Archives at Kew?
What records can I find in other archives and organisations?
What other resources will help me find information?