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Links to Other Websites

  1. FreeCEN Search Engine for the 1841 & 1851 Censuses of Aberdeenshire plus parts of other years, and many other UK Counties
  2. FreeREG list of Latin Names
  3. GENUKI Great Britain website
  4. GENUKI Aberdeenshire website
  5. GENUKI Banffshire website
  6. GENUKI Moray website
  7. anesfhs website - the Aberdeen & N.E. Scotland Family History Society
  8. The anesfhs Members Exchange Group is only available to members; join through the website.
  9. ROOTSWEB Aberdeen Exchange Group
  10. ROOTSWEB Banff Exchange Group
  11. ROOTSWEB Moray Exchange Group
  12. Scottish Naming Patterns by Mary & Don Saban, Wyoming
  13. Scottish Naming Patterns & Nicknames - Wakefield Family History Society
  14. Scottish Naming patterns and some Synonyms - Mull Genealogy, by Ian Phillips
  15. Ayrshireroots for Surnames in Ayrshire
  16. UK Parish Locator for distances between and locations of UK Parishes
  17. N.E.Scotland Genealogy for information on Aberdeenshire and surrounding Counties
  18. A List of Gaelic Names on the Twice Loved Treasures website with a table showing the traditional Scottish Naming Pattern.
  19. Genaholic - a free genealogic search website with pages of web-links
  20. The Baby Names Guide, a comprehensive global list of boys and girls names
  21. Zaden Smith has provided a comprehensive set of global forenames in Babynology.  The names are categorised by place and ethnicity.
  22. Table of Relationships by David Harper and Lynne Marie Stockman gives an excellent explanation of how to work out your relationship to distant cousins.
  23. Mike Campbell's Behind The Name outlines the Etymology & History of First Names for many nationalities
  24. Daire's Celtic Names of the British Isles (excluding England)
  25. Trish Carden's Nicknames website has an extensive list of Nicknames from many sources
  26. Judy Henley Phillips's Nicknames website is based mainly on U.S. Nicknames.
  27. Vladan Nikolic's Baby Names Heaven and Irene Shalom's Babyhold are websites with a huge number of names and meanings from around the world.
  28. Kevin Samuels has a website giving a fun interpretation of names at "Meaning of Names" - not to be taken too seriously!!
  29. Veronica Russells Baby Names Country website is one of the most comprehensive websites for Names from around the world, including a brief meaning and copious variants.
  30. Neil Street has a website, Baby Names Garden, that covers many areas that we have not yet attempted, for example Arabic names. In particular, he has also provided a short discussion on the origins of Irish forenames with regard to the history of the country and the names contributed by invaders over the last two millennia.
  31. The Nordic Names website has an excellent coverage of all the many variants of names in northern Europe. We haven't tried to cover all the spellings so the website, run by Judith Pfaff, is well worth visiting if you are researching those areas.
  32. Bob has collected a huge number of Links to websites particularly relating to Irish and Scottish genealogy.  It can be found at Bobs' Genealogy Links
  33. Steve Crook has reproduced an article by Gordon Donaldson on Scottish Surnames.  It can be found at Scottish Surnames
  34. Hungarian names have been added, mainly from the Magyar Nevek website.
  35. Veritas Prep in Malibu, California, provide a simple comprehensive list of useful Genalogical websites.
This page last updated December 2013



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