Scotland Church Directories

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A church directory lists church ministers and parishes and other ecclesiastical jurisdictions, such as presbyteries, synods, and so forth. Directories can provide important information, including:

  • Addresses for church officials.
  • Lists of church jurisdictions and headquarters.
  • Chronological lists of principal church officials.
  • Brief biographies or career summaries of ministers.
  • Addresses of church schools or other institutions.

Finding Church Directories[edit | edit source]

Directories exist for many denominations. Search in the FamilySearch Catalog to find them under:

SCOTLAND - CHURCH DIRECTORIES

You can also find directories in other libraries, archives, and repositories.