Dumfries Burgh Resources to Download

Dumfries was the most significant town in the south of Scotland in the late 17th century and consequently a comprehensive hearth tax list dating from 1691 listing all heads of households with one or more hearths is of interest for family history purposes.


Dumfries Burgh Hearth Tax Lists 1691 List of householders with one or more hearths in Dumfries in 1691. Excludes those deemed to be poor.