Free Scottish Indexes online conference, 10 July 2021

09 June 2021
Tracing Scottish women, overcoming brickwalls, and sharing Shetland surnames are just some of the highlights of the eleventh Scottish Indexes online conference.

The next Scottish Indexes online conference will be held on 10 July 2021 via Zoom and Facebook, as a sixteen-hour event to incorporate global time differences.

The conference, which runs from 7am to 11 pm BST, is hosted by genealogists Graham and Emma Maxwell and includes:

  •  ‘Merchant and Trades House Records’ by Dr. Irene O’Brien
  •  ‘Tracing Scottish Women’ by Kirsty Wilkinson
  •  ‘Tracing Scottish Ancestors Before 1855’ by Alison Spring
  • ‘Overcoming Brickwalls: Case Studies’ by Emma Maxwell

The event also includes a Q&A session where attendees can pose questions to the panel of experts.

How to register

Registration is free on Zoom and Facebook. Follow the directions at Scottish Indexes.

For more on tracing your ancestors, download History Scotland's Trace Your Scottish Ancestors guide, just £1.99!