Aberdeen & North East Scotland Family History Society

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The Aberdeen & North-East Scotland Family History Society exists to assist and promote the study of genealogy and family history based on the North-East corner of Scotland. This area covers the old counties of Aberdeenshire, Banffshire, Kincardineshire and Morayshire. They also hold records for the whole of Scotland and a considerable amount of data on the rest of the U.K. as well as many places around the world where Scots can be found, which they suppose includes the whole world.

The Society owns premises in the centre of Aberdeen with a well stocked library and a huge selection of microfilm, microfiche and CD resources. The library has over 5,500 books on its shelves, plus journals from other societies worldwide, magazines, ancestor charts and maps. 

Regular meetings are held throughout the year, covering many topics of interest to family historians. Meetings are held in Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Elgin, Glasgow and in the West Midlands of England.

  • Opening Times

    Open All Year

    The opening hours are: Monday - Friday 10.00am - 4.00pm; Saturday 10.00am - 1.00pm.

    Please note that the centre is closed on Aberdeen local holidays.

    The local holidays for 2018 are 16th April, 7th May, 9th July, 24th Sept
  • Facilities
    • Toilets
    • Gift Shop
  • Accessibility
    • Disabled Access
  • Visit Scotland Welcome Scheme

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