The Society Library

As a member to the Tay Valley Family History Society, you are free to access the extensive library. Our online catalogue is currently behind with the books actually available in the Research Centre, however it still contains most of our Library holdings.

download the library pdf
(Adobe PDF, approx 1.75Mb)

How to search:

  1. Download the TVFHS Library above
  2. Once downloaded, open the file in a PDF reader
  3. Click on ( Edit > Find ), or press ( Ctrl + F ) on the keyboard
  4. A popup will appear allowing you to search through the library records.

Library Classification

The Catalogue has a column heading Class/Section. The type of document held in each section can be in the downloadable Library Classification document

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Tay Valley Family History Society continues our series of online talks for our members, of which this is the sixth, with a double-bill! This two-part talk is by Ron Scrimgeour, previously Deacon of the Weavers' Incorporation of Dundee. The Wark o the Weavers Part One is at https://youtu.be/hnyJ1tYaT1w and Part Two is at https://youtu.be/BAEiBUIJwz4

Part One gives a tour through the history and development of weaving in the areas of Dundee, Angus, Perthshire and North-East Fife, and the links with elsewhere, in particular Bengal. It tells how jute came to be so important here. Part Two gives much about the people involved with the Weavers' Trade, and the circumstances of their lives.

There is a Q&A zoom on this one, for which registration is available on our Members Noticeboard. Passed talks are also available on the Members Noticeboard. For access to this, you will be required to use your members access password to log in.

 Also, here is a video from David Dobson, our vice-president, promoting his new book on doing Family History, entitled "Scottish Genealogy: The Basics and Beyond". This is also on Youtube so you can view it at this link: https://youtu.be/lcxAgOFPUCU

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The Historian, Issue 120, October 2021

The Historian, Issue 120 eJournal has been uploaded to the website and will be sent out to those who have requested the electronic version. We have been experiencing problems with our outgoing email, specifically btinternet addresses. If you do not received it shortly, please email [email protected].

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