Research Your Family History in Angus and Dundee
Tayroots is the genealogical arm of Angus Heritage and has been assisting people with family research in the Angus (Forfarshire) and Dundee area for a number of years.
This section incorporates some useful guidance to tracing your family history in the Angus & Dundee area, which will be helpful to both the novice and the more experienced researcher. We've included lots of practical information and links to relevant websites to help you to prepare for and make the most of your trip.
Firstly, plan ahead. Review the advice in this section in order to build up some knowledge of the Scottish system, take note of where the different sources can be found, and the contact details, opening hours and locations of the various offices.
It is also advisable to book your visits well ahead of time and ensure that staff are fully aware of your precise requirements.
By doing as much research as you can from home you'll save precious time during your trip to the area, leaving you to free to get out and about and fully explore the area where your ancestor lived and worked.
Use the menu to the right to find more helpful advice about tracing your family in this area.