Tag Archives: National Library of Scotland

This week’s crème de la crème — February 17, 2024

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsRolling years of civil BMD records added to IrishGenealogy.ie by Claire Santry on Irish Genealogy News. NLS adds high resolution Irish maps by John D. Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. A Gotcha … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — September 30, 2023

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blog postsIrish Ordnance Survey maps join National Library of Scotland maps platform by Chris Paton on Scottish GENES. Living London by John Reid on Anglo-Celtic Connections. 100 Best Free Online Genealogy Websites … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — April 3, 2021

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. BlogsThe Irish in New France by Sharon Callaghan on Ancestry Blog. Quebec Ancestors: The Montreal Fire Club at the McGill University Archives by Candice McDonald on Finding Your Canadian Story. Quebec birth, … Continue reading

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Maps of your ancestors’ British hometown — yesterday and today — on National Library of Scotland’s website

The National Library of Scotland has a new interactive tool on its website that overlays old maps of Great Britain with satellite imagery and allows you to see how the country has changed from when some of your ancestors lived there … Continue reading

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