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Dundee City Council

Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL:
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): TAY

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Dundee Central Library
Local Studies Department
The Wellgate
Tel: 01382 434377
Fax: 01382 434036

Opening hours:

Other Libraries:


3. Research Service

Service available? No

Fee-based? No

Provided by local Record Office? No
4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations Central Library

5. Census returns

1841-1891 for Dundee. Microfilm
1841-1881. Parts of Angus District. Microfilm

6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories


6(b) City and Town Directories

Dundee street directories 1783-1974

6(c) Telephone Directories

1969 to present

7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

Burgh of Dundee 1857 to present. Dundee City Council

7(b) Poll Books


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

1992. Microfiche. Scotland

9. Unpublished Indexes


10. Parish Registers

Microfilm: Dundee, Angus, parts of Fife and Perthshire

11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)

Piper O' Dundee 1886-1906
Wizard of the North 1879-1901

12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material


13. Other material

Lamb Collection
~see attached leaflet$

14. Guides to Collections


15. Local Record Offices


Other information