Outline History - Churches in Scotland

This chart indicates the various divisions and amalgamations that have occurred in the Church of Scotland over the past four centuries.

Notes by Linda Merle

Covenanters

More information on the Covenant and some of Ayrshire's noted covenaters can be found here.

Bibliography

"The Scottish Church 1688-1843" by Andrew L Drummond and James Bulloch, published in Edinburgh in 1973; by the St Andrew's Press.

"The Church in Victorian Scotland 1843-1874" by Andrew L Drummond and James Bulloch, published in Edinburgh in 1973 and 1974 by the St Andrew's Press.

These books may help in the understand of the very many splits which took place in the church in Scotland in the 18th and 19th centuries, that cause great complications for the family historian.