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Strathdon and Vicinity Source Material on the Web
revised 22 April 2005
 
Monumental Inscriptions
A number of Strathdon and other MIs, primarily with McHardy connections can be found on Andrew McHardy's Corgarff website.
Google is your friend (http://www.google.com).  A search on +Strathdon +"Monumental Inscriptions" or +gravestone will find a variety of sites where people have transcribed and posted records.
For a more comprehensive listing, the book Pre-1855 Gravestone Inscriptions in Upper Donside, Edited by Alastair G. Beattie & Margaret H. Beattie  contains MI for Strathdon, Glenbuchat, Towie Kildrummy, Auchindoir & Kearn, Tullynessle & Forbes, Alford, Leochel-Cushnie,Tough and Keig.  

 

Other

  1825 Lonach Highland & Friendly Society list
     
Family or Area Studies
Andrew McHardy's the McHardy Family of Corryhoul, includes copious information about both the McHardy family and the Strathdon area.
The McHardy of Ordachoy website researches the descendants of the McHardy family who held tenure at this Corgarff farm from the late 1700s to 1987.
Debbie O'Reilly's pages include information on the Grassick families of Strathdon and 1861 census information.
Ian Downie's Family History Home Page includes information on a variety of Downie families, with excellent information for the Strathdon-area families.  Site includes census and MI information.
David Walker's Glen Nochty Home Page, focuses on the life and families in Glen Nochty within Strathdon.

The History and Genealogy of Glenbuchat, Aberdeenshire, Scotland page is the central focus for a One-Place study of history, geography and genealogy of the residents of the Parish of Glenbuchat.  Includes a list of all surnames that appear in the Glenbucket OPR with links to researchers.

 

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