Country: Scotland

Region (County/State / Province): Orkney

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Contact: Christine Horne

Study Description 

The study started as an attempt to discover who the people were who appeared in the 1861 census for the Parish, where they came from and what happened to them after the 1861 census. It has expanded to include details of their lives, families, ancestors and descendants.


1696 to 2020, primarily 1821 to 1911.


2011 population was 1318, considerable lower than 1881 when the population numbered 3305.

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