Montrose Library - Genealogy Resources
Montrose Library holds a collection of books and ephemera highlighting all aspects of Montrose past and present. Many other areas of Angus are also represented. There is a microfilm viewer, microfiche reader and a photocopier for public use.
Old Parish Registers (OPR’s)
Each library holds the OPR’s for its immediate area.
An Angus wide collection of OPR microfilms can be found in Angus Archives.
Each library holds the census for its immediate area.
An Angus wide collection of census on microfilm can be found in Angus Archives.
International Genealogical Index (IGI)
The IGI for Scotland is available in all full time libraries.
|Montrose Standard||1853 - 1970|
|Montrose Chronicle||7 August 1895 - 30 Dec. 1896|
|Montrose & Brechin Chronicle||6 January. 1897 - 20 July 1898|
|Montrose, Arbroath & Brechin Review||17 Apr. 1818 -18 October. 1839, 1844 -1875, 1884 -1919 (1848 missing)|
|Montrose Review||1920 - 1998|
|Scottish Nation||8 May 1923 - 25 Dec. 1923|
|Montrose Review||1811-1859 (1825 missing)|
The Montrose newspapers are not indexed.
Lists of Montrose voters can be found within the Montrose Yearbooks and in Oliver & Boyd’s Edinburgh Almanac. Angus & Mearns Supplement, which is held in Forfar Library.
Burgh 1855 - 1902 Microfilm
County 1855 - 1902 Microfilm
Angus Archives holds Valuation Rolls for Montrose after 1902.
Montrose Yearbook & Directory 1884 - 1979
(Missing - 1886, 1889, 1904, 1924)
Monumental Inscriptions (M.I.’s)
Pre 1855 Gravestones in Angus - ed. A. Mitchell
The Library holds a collection of Ordnance Survey maps.
Angus Archives holds a collection of original photographs of Montrose. Montrose Library holds the entire collection as contact prints.
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