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Offline Binkie

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links: Records of the Methodist Church in Scotland
« on: Friday 31 July 09 19:22 BST (UK) »
Records of the Methodist Church in Scotland are held in the National Archives of Scotland under:-
http://www.nas.gov.uk/onlineCatalogue

There are many varied records such Baptisms & lists of names in the Sunday School classes.

If you know your ancestors were Methodists, it's certainly worth looking at the relevant circuit records.

If visiting the National Archives to view records, it is essential to phone beforehand as some records are outsourced & require at least 24 hours notice for them to be made available for research
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Re: Records of the Methodist Church in Scotland
« Reply #1 on: Saturday 03 November 12 21:29 GMT (UK) »
Excellent piece of advice and information.

Thanks for posting it on.

Lorna1320
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