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O Our next Monthly Speaker Evening will take place in the Library at the Lasswade Centre, Bonnyrigg, on Wednesday 8th Nov, 7PM. Our speaker will be Dr. Arran Johnston, who will give a presentation on 'The Battle of Dunbar'. All are welcome.
Let us know if you have any topics of interest for future Speaker Evenings.

Royal Scots Remembrance Event
Dalkeith Palace - 4th-8th November 2023
The Lothians Family History Society has been invited to host a stand at this event, to assist with research, primarily on the Military of the Boer War, 1st World War and the 2nd World War, as well as general research on Ancestry and Local History.
This event is organised by The Royal Scots with details on this event as below:




This is a free event and is open to the public, but if you are interested in attending, it is advised to book on-line to ensure the time and date of your visit is available (Limited numbers to Dalkeith Palace)


Loanhead Library 'Drop-In Days'.
Our drop-in sessions at Loanhead Library will take place on the third Thursday of each month, 10am till 2pm.
This is open to all persons interested in Family History Research and Local History.
All members and the public are welcome. Committee members will be on hand to assist.






Duddingston 1631 – 1854



Liberton 1647 - 1819



Dalkeith 1641 - 1854


Glencorse & Penicuik

Penicuik 1658 – 1854 , Glencorse 1673 – 1854


Colinton, Corstorphine, Cramond & Currie

Colinton 1716 - 1854, Corstorphine 1710 – 1854, Cramond 1816 – 1854, Currie 1662 - 1854



New Lothian’s Burial CD’s are now available for sale through our online shop at

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