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Church Records in Angus

Congregational Church Records in Angus

The following lists the volumes which contain either baptism, marriage or burial information.

  • Castle Street Congregational Church, Dundee

    Located in Dundee City Archives. No microfilm copy in the Scottish Record Office, Edinburgh

    CH14/4/44 Register of Adherents, Register of Baptisms, Deaths and Marriages, 1917 - 1938

Episcopal Church Records in Angus

  • A large number of Episcopal Church Records in Angus are stored at the Brechin Diocesan Library at Dundee University Archives.

    St Mary's Church, Arbroath Br MS 6 Congregational Registers, 1812-1977
    St Margaret's Church, Lochee Br MS 7 Congregational Registers, 1861-1972
    St James Church, Stonehaven Br MS 9 Register of Baptisms, 1756-1878
    Registerof Marriages, 1770-1813
    Register of Burials, 1828-1865
  • There are also a number of transcripts of registers from the eighteenth century covering the northern parishes of Lethnot, Edzell, Lochlee etc.

Methodist Church Records in Angus

Records are closed for sixty years unless written permission has been given by the Superintendent Minister of Circuit. These records can be consulted on microfilm in the Scottish Record Office, Edinburgh, and the originals in Dundee City Archives.

The following lists the volumes which contain either baptism, marriage or burial information.

  • St Peter Chapel, Dundee

    CH11/40/7 Church register, 1908-1915
  • Tally Street Chapel (later Ward Road), Dundee

    CH11/41/14 Baptismal and Wedding Registers, 1785-1898
    CH11/41/15 Baptismal and Wedding Registers, 1864-1907
    CH11/41/16 Baptismal and Wedding Registers, 1907-1917
    CH11/41/17 Baptismal and Wedding Registers, 1955-1964 (including Beechwood)
  • There is also material on the Methodist Church in Arbroath and Montrose at Dundee University Archives (MS 26).

Roman Catholic Church Records in Angus

Dates of foundation of pre-1855 Roman Catholic Churches in Angus. This list is by no means complete. Church registers can start well before foundation dates.

Arbroath 1848
Dundee, St Andrews 1836
Dundee, St Clements 1847
Dundee, St Mary's 1851

The following lists the volumes which contain either baptism, marriage or burial information. Roman Catholic Registers are located in the Scottish Record Office, Edinburgh.

  • Arbroath

    RH21/90/1 Diocese of Dunkeld Baptisms 1840-1956,
    Marriages, 1841-1951
  • Dundee

    RH21/39/1 St Andrews (Dundee), Diocese of Dunkeld Baptisms, 1795-1828
    Marriages, 1806-1827
    Deaths, 1804-1816
    RH21/39/2 St Andrew's (Dundee), Diocese of Dunkeld Baptisms, 1828-1838
    Marriages, 1828-1840
    RH21/39/3 St Andrew's (Dundee), Diocese of Dunkeld Baptisms, 1839-1851
    RH21/39/4 St Andrew's (Dundee), Diocese of Dunkeld Marriages, 1841-1862
    RH21/39/5 St Andrew's (Dundee), Diocese of Dunkeld Baptisms, 1851-1864
    RH21/39/6 St Andrew's (Dundee), Diocese of  Dunkeld Baptisms, 1865-1872
    RH21/39/7 Lochee, Diocese of Dunkeld Baptisms, 1847-1865
    Marriages, 1850-1864
    RH21/39/8 St Mary's (Dundee), Diocese of Dunkeld Baptisms, 1854-1867
    RH21/39/8 St Mary's (Dundee), Diocese of Dunkeld Marriages, 1854-1866