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Your Guide To Scottish Surnames

Your Guide To Scottish Surnames

Scottish Surnames have a long and often troubled past. The Romans name it Caledonia, the Gaels called it Alba, but today it’s known as Scotland, a country with a rich and complex history. After surviving many invasions and battles over the centuries, it’s only apt...
History of Christian Names

History of Christian Names

If you are looking to find the history of christian names, then you’re in the right place! We’ve all got one but have you ever wondered where your name came from and whether it is Christian at all? Not what it means, especially, but how it came about and...
Surnames and How They Originated

Surnames and How They Originated

Surnames and How They Originated is a fascinating subject. At the moment there are at least 45,000 different surnames in the UK, all with their own significance and meaning, but how did they come about? The surname ‘system’ came about quite simply because we needed to...

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