Scottish Deaths 1747-1868
The Scottish Death Records were extracted from parish records of the Presbyterian Church of Scotland. Specific parishes include Cockpen, Midlothian; Cranston; Crichton; Dalkeith; Dunfermline, Fife; Edinburgh; Fala; Gladsmuir; Heriot; Humbie; Newbattle; Pencaitland, Midlothian; Prestonpans, East Lothian; Salton; Shotts; Tranent, East Lothian. Record information may contain family relatives, occupation, residence, cause of death, the modern cause of death, the individual's parish, county, and estimated date of birth.
Source: Shauna C. Anderson, Ph.D, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, Brigham Young University, Scottish Death Records 1747-1868.