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A biography is a history of a person’s life. In a biography, you may find the individual’s birth, marriage, and death information and the names of parents, spouse, children, or other family members. Use the information carefully because there may be inaccuracies.  
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A biography is a history of a person’s life.
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In a biography, you may find the individual’s:
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*Birth, Marriage, and Death Information
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*Information and the names of:
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*Parents
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*Spouse
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*Children
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*Family members.
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Use the information carefully because there may be inaccuracies.  
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== Online Databases ==
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/214780 The Scottish nation, or, The surnames, families, literature, honours, and biographical history of the people of Scotland], e-book.
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/89320 A Biographical dictionary of eminent Scotsmen : in four volumes], e-books.
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/113012 Lives of illustrious and distinguished Scotsmen : from the earliest period to the present time, arranged in alphabetical order, and forming a complete Scottish biographical dictionary], e-book.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=29500 Virginia Genealogies: A Genealogy of  Scotland and Virginia... 1347 - 1890] ($)
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=49210 Jacobities of North-East Scotland, 1715 - 1745] ($)
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nyp.33433082536644;q1=Scotland%20biography The popular Scotish biography: being lives of eminent natives of Scotland. Brought down to the present time, from the most authentic sources. By William Anderson.], e-book
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nyp.33433068187792;view=1up;seq=7 The ladies of the Covenant : memoirs of distinguished Scottish female characters, embracing the period of the Covenant and the persecution], e-book
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nnc1.50184841;view=1up;seq=7 The Scots worthies : containing a brief historical account of the most eminent noblemen, gentlemen, ministers, and others, who testified or suffered for the cause of reformation in Scotland from the beginning of the sixteenth century to the year 1688], e-book, [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=yale.39002005141545;view=1up;seq=9 Vol. 2]
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=hvd.32044081255655;view=1up;seq=7 Biographia Scoticana : or, A brief historical account of the lives, characters, & memorable transactions of the most eminent Scots worthies, noblemen, gentlemen, ministers, and others, who testified or suffered for the Reformation in Scotland, during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. With an appendix containing a short historical account of the wicked lives and miserable deaths of some of the most bloody persecutors in Scotland. By John Howie, of Lochgoin.], e-book.
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nyp.33433067285506;view=1up;seq=2 Lives of Scottish worthies / by Patrick Fraser Tytler. v. 1], e-book
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=iau.31858040260238;view=1up;seq=13 The great historic families of Scotland. v.2], e-book, [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=iau.31858040260246;view=1up;seq=21 Vol. 1]
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015005878577;view=1up;seq=7 The book of Scotsmen eminent for achievements in arms and arts, church and state, law, legislation, and literature, commerce, science, travel, and philanthropy. Compiled and arranged by Joseph Irving], e-book
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nnc1.0036697214;q1=Scotland%20biography The Scottish nation : or, The surnames, families, literature, honours, and biographical history of the people of Scotland / by William Anderson. v.3,pt.2], e-book. [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uva.x001862743;view=1up;seq=5 Vol. 2], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=umn.31951d011479170;q1=Scotland%20biography Pt. 4], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=umn.31951001765742n;view=1up;seq=4 Pt. 5], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=wu.89071067086;q1=Scotland%20biography Vol. 1], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=nnc1.0036697222;q1=Scotland%20biography Vol. 3, pt. 3], [http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=umn.31951001765743l;q1=Scotland%20biography pt. 6]
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*[http://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=mdp.39015074854376;view=1up;seq=9 Iconographia scotica: or, Portraits of illustrious persons of Scotland : engraved from the most authentic paintings, &c. With their lives, compiled from the works of the best informed and modern writers extant, manuscript as well as printed, containing many curious biographical anecdotes and particulars, never before published / the whole authenticated with notes, references, and observations, by John Smith, of the Inner Temple.], e-book
    
You can find biographies of individuals through the Surname Search of the [https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog FamilySearch Catalog], or do a Place Search for SCOTLAND and click on the link for BIOGRAPHY.  
 
You can find biographies of individuals through the Surname Search of the [https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog FamilySearch Catalog], or do a Place Search for SCOTLAND and click on the link for BIOGRAPHY.  
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=== Online Biographies   ===
 
=== Online Biographies   ===
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*To see a list of online biographies for Scotland, go to [http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3AScotland%20biography www.archive.org].
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*To see a list of online biographies for Scotland, go to [http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=subject%3AScotland%20biography www.archive.org].
 
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*To see volumes of the ''Fasti Ecclesiae Scoticanae'', go to [https://archive.org/search.php?query=fasti www.archive.org].
 
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