Diane Baptie Picture by SeeSawPhotos: Gairloch Village and Baosbheinn (Hill of the Wizard), Wester Ross, Scotland.


Thank you for everything you have done and helped me achieve over the last weeks. It has certainly filled in some gaps and cleared up some uncertain and false facts
A.W (Australia) April 2019 for verifying undocumented material referred to online involving a family who owned an estate in Perthshire in the 16th century and for locating further material in the records of the Register of Deeds of the Court of Session

That was excellent material you dug out from the file about the Harris whaling station
I.H (UK) March 2019 for searching through early 20th century Dissolved Companies Files and Annual Reports of the Fishery Board for Scotland

You got so much more than I was expecting … I have to say, this was my first venture into using a researcher, and I’m so glad I did – worth every penny
J.S (UK) October 2018 for finding out what happened to a poor family in a Dumfriesshire parish in the 1840s

I am blown away with the amount of detail you have uncovered; thank you so very much
D.A (UK) March 2018 for locating properties owned by a family of ministers from the early 17th century onwards and solving the mystery of the wife of one of their descendants who emigrated to Georgia in the early 1800s

I‘ve really admired your professionalism and am thrilled with the many discoveries you have made over the last four years or so.
H.S (UK) September 2017 for searching boxes of unindexed material, such as Deeds and Processes of the Sheriff and Commissary Courts for records involving members of several families

Prominent is Diane Baptie, who used her professional expertise to confirm some amateur conclusions of my preliminary research. This uncovered crucial new information which radically extended the scope of my book
N.L (UK) September 2017 from the Preface to his Bruntsfield Links; Home of Club Golf

Love your website: very clear. Specific questions fully answered, beautiful picture – what more could we ask!
S.W (UK) March 2017 for finding records of properties purchased by her grandfather

Thanks again for all the hard work on my behalf. Even though it did not yield the results I had hoped for, I am thrilled to have gotten to know these ancestors in a more personal way. I could not have done it without your help
B.K (USA) August 2016 for finding that Sir William Purves (1623-1684), HM Solicitor in Scotland was not descended from royalty as claimed on the internet, but was the grandson of James VI’s Master Tailor who went down to London with the king

If you ever need a reference from anyone, please know that I would be honoured to do so
M.S (USA) July 2016 for locating a court case which took place in Scotland and which was referred to in a legal notice printed in an American newspaper in July 1826

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