Perthshire Family History

If you’re researching your Perthshire family history, these links to online resources will help you trace your ancestors.

BMDs & Parish Records

  • Perth Burgh Burial Registers 1794-1855
    Records containing details from the burial registers. These can include full name, age, dates of death and burial, cause of death, names of kin, occupation and details of the burial. There’s an alternative search for these records here.
  • Perthshire Burials 1755-2021
    Search for your ancestors’ birth year, death and burial dates, age at death and burial place.


Census & Land

Historical Directories

  • Perthshire Directories
    Online directories from the 1800s and 1900s that you can browse, search and or download.


Newspaper Archives

School Records