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Jan Hamilton of Duror's lovely photo of the Kentallen, Glencoe  cottage and bay. Her website click. Glencoe is part of the Outdoor Capital of the UK, near self catering cottages Port Appin feryy to Lismore, 30 minutes from the Kentallen self catering cottage Billy Currie's lovely photo of the young Deer in Glencoe. Click for website. Glencoe Mountain 30 minutes from our holiday self catering cottage Buchaille Etive Mor in Glencoe near self catering holiday cottages Evening from the Holly Tree Hotel, 400 yards from our Kentallen self catering cottage Arisaig, with Skye in the distance. A day out from Glencoe

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                                             for Self catering  Very few lochside Cottages are near the most beautiful Glen in Scotland. This pretty lochside holiday cottage by Glencoe between Fort William and Oban. We overlook the Bay of Kentallen, Loch Linnhe by Ben Nevis.

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WHY SELF CATERING IS SO SO MUCH BETTER THAN B&B  COME AND GO as you please. You can eat in CHEAPLY. Peak time week, family of 4, only £23per person/per night.

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This voyage of discovery is going to be great for you. You only need four online sources of information to find your ancestors’ scotland, three of them are free. What joys you will have as you uncover old memories, rumours and half-truths about your scottish family history.


The specialist pages of the BBC website are a good free starting point to trace your scotland family.


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Ancestors Scotland search

This free site is a specialist portal to trace your ancestors in scotland and is well organised. It points you to free online data such as births, marriages, deaths, censuses, passenger lists, parish maps.


RECORDS OF YOUR FAMILY

This is the general Register Office containing Scotland family history records. You can order extracts from their records and they will help you search. Census information to 1841





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FINDING THE ORIGINS OF YOUR SCOTTISH FAMILY


To start tracing your scotland family you can do worse than see what Wikpedia has to say about your family tree scotland the origins of  scottish families.


CLAN MAP

Here is a clan map showing where your scotland family originates. For example, McDonalds come from the Inner Islands and from Glencoe and their great rivals the Campbells come from Argyll.

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For a bit more depth, you can type in your Scotland family name to this site, to see a mass of information including all the septs and sub families within it. You can always visit your own clan website, of course, but these vary in quality.



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They also have advice on building your Scottish family tree. There are also extras such as reading older handwriting, useful for old Wills and Testaments, vocabularly and old Scots language. Invaluable this site. Very many of the services are free but if you want a particular copy of a document it will cost you around £6, and you can get 90 days' worth of viewing the records.