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Much of the work for Argyllshire has been done by previous coordinators Gabrielle Baker and then Jim Baird, together with their teams of volunteers — we thank them all for their efforts.

Argyllshire 1841 is complete (101,338 records), online and searchable.

Argyllshire 1851 is underway, but largely paused due to unavailability of images — we will be transcribing as many parishes as we can, as soon as we can. Seven divisions were put online at the end of 2016.

Argyllshire 1861 and Argyllshire 1871 are underway, and largely transcribed. We are still assessing which parishes we can check, validate and then put online.

If you have images of the census for any of the paused parishes (1851 or 1861), we would be very pleased to hear from you. Similarly, if you have made a transcription of any of our ‘missing’ parishes, do get in touch. Thank you!

Rena Mitchell

1851 PROJECT STATUS

Last updated 16 Feb 2017

Transcription progress by stage for each 1851 parish.
Paused parishes, or parts of parishes, have a † after the parish number and are styled like this.
No. Parish number Parish Name Division Transcriber Checker Validator Online
504 Ardchattan EDs 1–9 Gillian McDowall
505/1 Ardnamurchan Acharacle QS Joan Shanahan
505/2 Acharacle QS INV Joan Shanahan Ross Phinn Rena Mitchell Yes
505/3 Moidart INV Joan Shanahan John Dunlop Rena Mitchell Yes
505/4 S Morar-Arisaig INV Joan Shanahan Brenda Pollock Rena Mitchell Yes
505/5 Strontian QS Joan Shanahan Brenda Pollock Rena Mitchell Yes
505/6 Western Ardnamurchan Joan Shanahan John Dunlop Rena Mitchell Yes
505/7 Western Ardnamurchan
506/1 Ballachulish & Ardgour Ballachulish INV
506/2 Ballachulish INV EDs 12–14 Hugh McDonald June Duncan Rena Mitchell Yes
506/3 Corran of Ardgour EDs 8–9 Hugh McDonald June Duncan Rena Mitchell Yes
507/1 Campbeltown
507/2 Burgh
508 Craignish
509 Cumlodden Not used in this census year
510 Dunoon & Kilmun
511 Glassary
512 Glenorchy & Inishail Joan Shanahan Yes G B Yes
513/1 Inveraray & Glenaray Margaret McDowall Brenda Pollock Rena Mitchell Yes
513/2 Inveraray Burgh + PI Margaret McDowall June Duncan Rena Mitchell
514 Inverchaolain
515 Kilbrandon & Kilchattan
516 Kilcalmonell & Kilberry
517 Kilchrenan & Dalavich
518 Kilfinan Margaret Shand Brenda Pollock Rena Mitchell Yes
519 Killean & Kilchenzie
520/1 Kilmalie INV Mary Tonner June Duncan Rena Mitchell Yes
520/2 Kilmalie ARL Jill Smith Michael Avery Rena Mitchell Yes
521 Kilmartin
522 Kilmodan
523/1 Kilmore & Kilbride
523/2 Oban Burgh
523/3 Oban QS
524 Kilninver & Kilmelford
525/1 Lismore & Appin Duror QS
525/2 Margaret Bakes Margaret Shand Rena Mitchell Yes
525/3 Glencoe & Ballachulish
525/4 Duror
526 Lochgilphead  
Lochgoilhead QS
527 Lochgoilhead & Kilmorich Hugh McDonald Margaret Shand Rena Mitchell Yes
528 Morvern
529 Muckairn Pamela Wills Michael Avery Rena Mitchell Yes
530 North Knapdale
531 Saddell & Skipness
532 Southend
533 South Knapdale
534 Strachur & Stralachlan
535 Tarbert
536 Bowmore & Kilarrow
537 Gigha
538 Iona
539/1 Jura & Colonsay Jura Jill Smith Margaret Singleton Rena Mitchell Yes
539/2 Colonsay Dianne Baird Jim Baird
540 Kilchoman David Churchward Yes G B Yes
541 Kildalton Margaret Shand John Dunlop Rena Mitchell Yes
542 Kilfinichen & Kilvickeon
543 Kilmeny Pamela Wills Margaret Shand Rena Mitchell Yes
544 Kilninian & Kilmore
545 Kinlochspelvie
546 Oa Dianne Baird Jim Baird G B Yes
547 Portnahaven David Churchward June Duncan Rena Mitchell Yes
548 Salen
549/1 Tobermory
549/2 Ulva QS
550 Torosay
551/1 Tyree & Coll Coll
551/2 Tyree
Records online 27,022
Completed Divisions by stage (out of 65) 23 23 22 22

1861 PROJECT STATUS

Last updated 16 Feb 2017

Transcription progress by stage for each 1861 parish.
Paused parishes, or parts of parishes, have a † after the parish number and are styled like this.
No. Parish number Parish Name Division Transcriber Checker Validator Online
504 Ardchattan Joan Shanahan
505/1 Ardnamurchan Acharacle QS
505/2 Acharacle INV
505/4 S Morar-Arisaig INV
505/5 Strontian Joan Shanahan
505/6 Western Ardnamurchan Joan Shanahan
506/1 Ballachulish & Ardgour Ballachulish INV Donated [3]
506/2 Corran of Ardgour
507/1 Campbeltown Parish ED 1–3 Joan Shanahan
507/2 Burgh ED 4–6 Joan Shanahan
507/3 Burgh ED 7–9 Joan Shanahan
507/4 Burgh ED 10–12 Joan Shanahan
508 Craignish Joan Shanahan
509 Cumlodden Joan Shanahan
510/1 Dunoon & Kilmun ED 1–3 Joan Shanahan Ailsa Ellis
510/2 ED 4–5 Joan Shanahan Ailsa Ellis
510/3 ED 6–10 Joan Shanahan Ailsa Ellis
511 Glassary Joan Shanahan Georgie Kessous
512 Glenorchy & Inishail Joan Shanahan Georgie Kessous
513 Inveraray & Glenaray Joan Shanahan Georgie Kessous
514 Inverchaolain Joan Shanahan Georgie Kessous
515 Kilbrandon & Kilchattan Donated [2] + Mary Tonner Margaret Singleton
516 Kilcalmonell & Kilberry Joan Shanahan June Duncan
517 Kilchrenan & Dalavich Ailsa Ellis Georgie Kessous
518 Kilfinan Jan Gammon David Churchward
519 Killean & Kilchenzie Jan Gammon David Churchward
520/1 Kilmalie INV Georgie Kessous Ross Phinn
520/2 ARL Georgie Kessous Ross Phinn
521 Kilmartin Georgie Kessous Ross Phinn
522 Kilmodan Georgie Kessous Ross Phinn
523/1 Kilmore & Kilbride ED 1–4 Dorothy Aitken Brenda Pollock
523/2 ED 5–13 Georgie Kessous Brenda Pollock
524/1 Kilninver & Kilmelford Kilninver Ross Phinn Margaret Shand
524/2 Kilmelford Ross Phinn Margaret Shand
525/1 Lismore & Appin Lismore Ross Phinn Brenda Pollock
525/2 Appin Ross Phinn Margaret Shand
525/3 Glencoe & Ballachulish Joan Shanahan Margaret Singleton
525/4 Duror Joan Shanahan Ross Phinn
526/1 Lochgilphead ED 1–4 David Churchward Ross Phinn
526/2 ED 5–8 David Churchward Ross Phinn
527/1 Lochgoilhead & Kilmorich Lochgoilhead David Churchward Ross Phinn
527/2 Kilmorich David Churchward Dorothy Aitken
528 Morvern David Churchward Dorothy Aitken
529 Muckairn David Churchward Margaret Shand
530 North Knapdale David Churchward Brenda Pollock
531/1 Saddell & Skipness Saddell David Churchward Margaret Singleton
531/2 Skipness David Churchward Margaret Shand
532 Southend David Churchward Ross Phinn
533 South Knapdale David Churchward June Duncan
534/1 Strachur & Stralachlan Stralachlan David Churchward Margaret Shand
534/2 Strachur David Churchward Margaret Shand
535 Tarbert David Churchward Jan Gammon
536 Bowmore or Kilarrow
537 Gigha Joan Shanahan Margaret Shand
538 Iona Joan Shanahan Michael Avery
539/1 Jura & Colonsay Jura Joan Shanahan Brenda Pollock
539/2 Colonsay Dianne Baird Margaret Shand
540/1 Kilchoman ED 1–3 Joan Shanahan Brenda Pollock
540/2 ED 4–7 Joan Shanahan Brenda Pollock
541 Kildalton Joan Shanahan Brenda Pollock
542 Kilfinichen & Kilvicheon Donated [1] + Mary Tonner Brenda Pollock
543 Kilmeny Jan Gammon June Duncan
544 Kilninian & Kilmore Donated [1] + Mary Tonner Ross Phinn
545 Kinlochspelvie Donated [1] + Mary Tonner Margaret McDowall
546 Oa Ross Phinn June Duncan
547 Portnahaven Ailsa Ellis Margaret Singleton
548 Salen Donated [1] + Mary Tonner Nancy Whyte
549 Tobermory Donated [1] + Mary Tonner June Duncan
550 Torosay Donated [1] + Mary Tonner Margaret Shand
551/1 Tyree & Coll Tyree ED 1–4 Ailsa Ellis John Dunlop
551/2 Tyree ED 5–9 Ailsa Ellis Stuart Petrie
551/3 Coll Joan Shanahan
Records online 0
Completed Divisions by stage (out of 72) 67 55 0 0

Footnotes

  1. Donated: transcribed by Ian Phillips (Mull genealogy)
  2. Donated: transcribed by Joy Hobbs (HobbyCo)
  3. Donated: transcribed by Les Horn (Lochaber & North Argyll Family History Group)

Grateful thanks are extended to those who have donated transcriptions. (All converted to FreeCEN format by Mary Tonner.)

1871 PROJECT STATUS

Last updated 17 Feb 2017

Transcription progress by stage for each 1871 parish.
Donated transcriptions awaiting conversion to FreeCEN format are indicated by a ‡.
No. Parish number Parish Name Division Transcriber Checker Validator Online
504 Ardchattan Joan Shanahan Margaret Singleton
505/1 Ardnamurchan Acharacle QS Joan Shanahan Margaret McDowall
505/2 Acharacle INV Joan Shanahan Margaret McDowall
505/4 Arisaig INV Joan Shanahan June Duncan
505/5 Sunart or Strontian Joan Shanahan Michael Avery
505/6 Western Ardnamurchan Joan Shanahan Michael Avery
506 Ballachulish & Ardgour Ballachulish INV Allyson Doyle Margaret Shand
Corran of Ardgour Allyson Doyle Margaret Shand
507/1 Campbeltown Burgh Georgie Kessous Joan Shanahan
507/2 Burgh Georgie Kessous Joan Shanahan
507/3 Parish Georgie Kessous Joan Shanahan
508 Craignish Allyson Doyle Margaret Shand
509 Cumlodden Allyson Doyle Margaret Shand
510/1 Dunoon & Kilmun Elaine Smit Joan Shanahan
510/2 Elaine Smit Joan Shanahan
511 Glassary Joan Shanahan
512 Glenorchy & Inishail Joan Shanahan
513/1 Inveraray & Glenaray Joan Shanahan
513/2 Inveraray Burgh Joan Shanahan
514 Inverchaolain Joan Shanahan
515 Kilbrandon & Kilchattan Donated [2] + Mary Tonner
516/1 Kilcalmonell & Kilberry Kilcalmonell Joan Shanahan
516/2 Kilberry Joan Shanahan
517/1 Kilchrenan & Dalavich Kilchrenan Joan Shanahan
517/2 Dalavich Allyson Doyle
518 Kilfinan Betty Ainsworth Joan Shanahan
519 Killean & Kilchenzie Betty Ainsworth Yes
520/1 Kilmallie INV Grace Moloney
520/2 ARL Joan Shanahan
521 Kilmartin Irene Bantin
522 Kilmodan Georgie Kessous
523/1 Kilmore & Kilbride Betty Ainsworth
523/2 Joan Shanahan
524/1 Kilninver & Kilmelford Kilninver Georgie Kessous
524/2 Kilmelford Georgie Kessous
525/1 Lismore & Appin Lismore Irene Bantin
525/2 Appin Irene Bantin
525/3 Glencoe & Ballachulish Irene Bantin
525/4 Duror Irene Bantin
526 Lochgilphead EDs 1–9 David Churchward
527/1 Lochgoilhead & Kilmorich Lochgoilhead Irene Bantin
527/2 Kilmorich Georgie Kessous
528 Morvern David Churchward
529 Muckairn David Churchward
530 North Knapdale David Churchward
531/1 Saddell & Skipness Saddell David Churchward
531/2 Skipness David Churchward
532 Southend David Churchward
533 South Knapdale David Churchward
534/1 Strachur & Stralachlan Stralachlan David Churchward
534/2 Strachur David Churchward
535 Tarbert David Churchward
536 Bowmore or Kilarrow David Churchward
537 Gigha David Churchward
538 Iona Donated [1] + Mary Tonner
539/1 Jura & Colonsay Jura Allyson Doyle Jim Baird
539/2 Colonsay Dianne Baird Yes Jim Baird
540 Kilchoman David Churchward
541 Kildalton David Churchward Allyson Doyle
542 Kilfinichen & Kilvickeon Donated [1] + Mary Tonner
543 Kilmeny David Churchward
544 Kilninian & Kilmore Donated [1] + Mary Tonner
545 Kimnlochspelvie Donated [1] ‡ + Mary Tonner
546 Oa Dianne Baird Yes Jim Baird
547 Portnahaven David Churchward
548 Salen Donated [1] ‡ + Mary Tonner
549 Tobermory Donated [1] ‡ + Mary Tonner
550 Torosay Donated [1] ‡ + Mary Tonner
551/1 Tyree & Coll Tyree Allyson Doyle
551/2 Coll Allyson Doyle
Records online 0
Completed Divisions by stage (out of 67) 64 13 2 0

Footnotes

  1. Donated: transcribed by Ian Phillips (Mull genealogy)
  2. Donated: transcribed by Joy Hobbs (HobbyCo)

Grateful thanks are extended to those who have donated transcriptions. (Conversions to FreeCEN format by Mary Tonner.)