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** Peebles-shire RESOURCES **
« on: Thursday 05 June 03 12:58 BST (UK) »
Some links to Pebbleshire resources to aid research:

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Archives
http://www.scotborders.gov.uk/info/428/archives


Births, Marriages, Deaths, Burials
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Where to start with Scottish Research? - www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,24468.0.html
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The Scottish Way of Birth and Death...(1855-1939)  www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php/topic,578172.0.html

Official website(Paysite, free to search) http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/


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Re: ** Peebles-shire RESOURCES **
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 10 October 13 12:28 BST (UK) »
Census Records
Original Census images(1841-1911)(Paysite) - http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/
Transcriptions - https://www.freecen.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
1841 Census (Coverage: 100%)
1851 Census (Coverage: 100%)
1861 Census (Coverage: 100%)
1871 Census (Coverage: 100%)


Directories


Family History Groups
Borders Family History Society
http://www.bordersfhs.org.uk/Index.asp


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Re: ** Peebles-shire RESOURCES **
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 10 October 13 12:37 BST (UK) »
Land Records and Maps
National Library of Scotland maps - http://maps.nls.uk/
A collection of links to old maps -             http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~genmaps/genfiles/COU_Pages/SCO_pages/pee.htm
                                                       

Miscellaneous
A history of Peeblesshire (Full text)
http://www.archive.org/stream/historyofpeebles00chamiala/historyofpeebles00chamiala_djvu.txt

Peeblesshire GENUKI pages
http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/sct/PEE/

Peeblesshire familysearch.wiki pages
https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Peebles-shire,_Scotland

Peeblesshire Wikipedia page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peeblesshire
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Peeblesshire


Newspapers
www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk(Pay to view)
Some UK libraries give access to this site - http://gale.cengage.co.uk/


Occupations
http://rmhh.co.uk/occup/


Pictures, Images and Photos


Schools, Workhouses and other Institutions
Peebles Combination
http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Peebles/


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