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REGISTERS.

ORKNEY.
-BirthsMarriagesDeaths
Birsay16311631-
Cross and Burness17111711-
Deerness17531753-
Evie17251725-
Evie and Rendall180218021816
Firth and Stenness173217321746
Harray1784--
Holme and Paplay16541654-
Hoy and Graemsay17991799-
Kirkwall and St.Ola16571657-
Orphir1711171181817
Rousay and Eagleshay17331733-
St.Andrews16571657-
Sandwick17281727-
Shapinsay163216321793
South Ronaldsay and Burray17491704-
Stromness169516951763
Stronsay174318011801
Westray17331784-
Eday and Lady made no return,.

SHETLAND

-BirthsMarriagesDeaths
Delting1751 1751-
Fetlar and Northyell1754--
Lerwick1704--
Sandsting and Aithsting1733--
Unst1776--
Yell172318001740
Dunrossness17461746-
Delting, Nesting, and Northmaving, are not made clear.
No returns made from Bressay, Burra and Quarff; Tingwall, Whiteness, and Weesdale; or Walls.

CAITHNESS.
-BirthsMarriagesDeaths
Bower ---
Canisbay16511706-
Dunnett---
Halkirk1790--
Latheron17401755-
Olrig1700--
Reay1745--
Thurso1648--
Watten17011714-
Wick17011703-
*Turnbull's Parochial Registers of Scotland, 1849.

REGISTERS.

PARTICULAR REGISTER OF SASINES
CAITHNESS
I (1) 1646-1674 (2) 1658-1661 II 1675-1869.

ORKNEY AND SHETLAND
I. (1) Orkney 1617-1626, and 1634-1656. (2) Shetland 1623-1672
II (1) Orkney and Shetland combined, 1661-1752
(2) Orkney 1753-1869, gap from 21st November 1765 to 1st September, 1767
(3) Shetland, 1744-1869

GENERAL REGISTER OF SASINES
1869, Orkney, Shetland, and Caithness

TESTAMENTS
Caithness 1661; Orkney and Shetland 16ll, and deeds 1644.

Retours, or Inquisltiones post mortem commence in 1545 and continue to the present day. They are equivalent to service of heir to property of a deceased landowner.

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