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Midlothian
Catalogue of Fiche, Film and CDs
Note that the spelling of place names may have changed over the years so remember to check all variations.
 Updates highlighted in Red
This catalogue is divided into the following categories.
Choose any link below to go to your area of interest.


Early Census

1861 Census

1861  Census Indexes

1881 Census Transcript & Index

1891 Census Index

Catholic Records  

Cemetery Records   

Court Records

Directories   

Gazetteers
Guild Records

Maps

Military Records    

Monumental Inscriptions    

Nonconformist Records 

Occupational Records    

Parish Registers    New

Probate Records & Wills

School & University Records
    

Taxes     

EARLY  CENSUS

Dalkeith Parish, Midlothian – Scottish Population Listing 1834
CD

1861 CENSUS
Parishes in the 1861 Census held in the AIGS Library
Note that these items are microfilm of the original Census records
and are filed in the Film cabinets under their Parish Numbers.

Entire County Held
That part of the Parish of Kirkliston (667) which is in Midlothian
(Balance is in Linlithgow/West Lothian)
Borthwick (674)
Carrington (675)
Cockpen (676)
Colington (677)
Corstorphine (678)
Cramond (679)
Cranston (680)
Crichton (681)
Currie (682)
Dalkeith (683)
Duddingston (684)
Edinburgh City (685)
Fala & Soutra ( 686)
Glencross (687)
Heriot (688)
Inveresk (689)
Kirknewton & East Calder (690)
Lasswade (691)
Leith (692)
Liberton (693)
Mid-Calder (694)
Newbattle (695)
Newton (696)
Penicuik (697)
Ratho (698)
Stow (699)
Temple (700)
West Calder (701)

Census of Merchant and Royal Navy Ships
The film of 1861 Census of Merchant and Royal Navy Ships in Port covers all of Scotland
For Midlothian, ships are listed in the following Registration Districts: - Cramond, Inveresk, North Leith, South Leith & Leith.  
These entries are all listed on film 902.

1861   CENSUS  INDEXES

Index to the Marine Returns for Scotland

fiche Sct 1


1881  CENSUS TRANSCRIPT & INDEX
1881 Census Index  for entire County of Midlothian in 6 sets of fiche. 
(Surname Index, Birth Place Index, Census Place Index, As Enumerated, Misc. Notes, Ships, Institutions).
Also on CD (1881 British Census and Index)
.


1891 CENSUS INDEX
Parishes in the 1891 Census in the AIGS Library
We have a complete set of Indexes for all parishes for the 1891 Census.


 CATHOLIC  RECORDS

Edinburgh Roman Catholic Cathedral
Baptisms 1771-1811
Marriages 1780-1811
Index to Baptisms
Index to Marriages
Confirmations 1782-1815

Film Sct 30

CEMETERY  RECORDS

 Dalry Cemetery - Burials 1846-1850

Film Mln 3

COURT  RECORDS

Decisions of the Court of Session 1781-1822
Published by David Hume in 1839 this is a wonderful record of hundreds of court decisions involving people from all over Scotland.

CD

The Commissariot of Edinburgh - Consistorial Process & Decreets 1685-1800
Actions in Ecclesiastical Courts prior to Reformation adjudicating in causes or actions relating to marriage, legitimacy and divorce for two Officialates of St Andrews.
Films Sct 7-18

DIRECTORIES

1805 Holden's Triennial Directory of Midlothian North
Part of the Nick Vine Hall Collection.
fiche Mln 16
1814 Post Office Directory of Midlothian
Part of the Nick Vine Hall Collection.
fiche Mln 17-19

1820 Directory of Midlothian [Edinburgh, Leith & Dalkeith]
Part of the Nick Vine Hall Collection.

fiche Mln 44-45
1823 Shaw's Directory of Midlothian
Part of the Nick Vine Hall Collection.
fiche Mln 20-23
1825 Pigot & Co Directory of Scotland. CD
1831 The Edinburgh Almanac - Universal Scots & Imperial Register
Containing a correct calendar on an improved scheme; Sovereign and States of Europe, Peerage of Great Britain and Ireland, Officers of State & House of Commons, Army, Navy and East India Lists, Assesed taxes and Stamp Duties, Freeholders of Scotland, Courts of Law & Public Offices, Universities & Societies, Established & Dissenting Clergy, Fairs & Fair Prices
CD
1833 Grays Directory of Midlothian
Part of the Nick Vine Hall Collection.
fiche Mln 24-27
1837 Slater's Directory of Midlothian
Part of the Nick Vine Hall Collection.
fiche Mln 28
1842-43 The Post Office Annual Directory & Calendar for Edinburgh & Leith - including Country Directory, Postage Directory, Conveyance Directory, Bank Directory, Insurance Directory and much more. fiche Mln 11-15
1851-52 Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory
fiche Mln 1-5
1852 Slater's Directory of Midlothian
Part of the Nick Vine Hall Collection.
fiche Mln 29-30
1861-62 Edinburgh &  Leith Post Office Directory
fiche Mln 6-10
1890 Morrison's Directory of Midlothian
Part of the Nick Vine Hall Collection.
fiche Mln 31-43
1915 Directory of Scotland [Private Residents & Trades]
Part of The Nick Vine Hall Collection.
fiche Sct 419-425

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