- Do you have Scottish roots? If so, there are two Web sites you won't want to miss. Nationwide in scope and covering Scotland's most valuable sources - parish registers, civil registration, censuses and probate records...
Scottish Surnames Precise derivations and explanations of more than 1,000 Scottish family names, including occupation names, patronynics, nicknames, and surnames, all alphabetically arranged for easy reference.
The Origin and Signification of Scottish Surnames This classic arrangement of the most common Scottish surnames mentions the name of the family founder, when available, and coat-of-arms, when held, for each surname. Surname derivations are based on localities, baptismal names, trades, offices, professions, and so on.