Postponed Scottish Genealogy—Finding People and Where to Get the Records

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POSTPONED due to family illness.

Webinar presented by Dr. Bruce Durie, BSc(Hons), PhD, OMLJ, FSAScot, FCollT, FIGRS, FHEA, QG

Discover tips for finding people, including variations of Scottish names from one of Scotland’s leading genealogists. And learn where Scottish genealogical records are found. And be sure to have your questions ready.  

This webinar will be recorded for NYG&B members.


Bruce Durie is perhaps best known for his BBC radio series, “Digging Up Your Roots” and “A House with A Past”, and he has authored 30 books, including the best-selling “Scottish Genealogy” now in its 3rd edition. ( His background is in medicine and neuropharmacology, as well as holding a doctoral degree in history.

Bruce founded and ran the much-acclaimed Postgraduate Program in Genealogical Studies at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. Now a Fellow at Strathclyde, he has developed a full-time, online, one-year Masters Genealogical Studies degree, and there is now a PhD program He also teaches courses on Genealogy, Documents and Heraldry at the University of Edinburgh.

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 4:00pm to 4:45pm
The New York Genealogical & Biographical Society
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