Welcome to Meg Greenwood’s Web Pages
Here you will find Extracts from the records of the Free Churches of Scotland
for births in the parishes of Orphir and Stenness in Orkney
prior to compulsory registration beginning in Scotland in 1855.
Also included are some Extracts from the Orphir Kirk Session Records .
They make interesting reading.
Meg has also posted some older family photographs.
To download Memories of an Orkney Family click
This is a short book, in .RTF format about one branch of the Groundwater family.
It was written by Henrietta Groundwater and published in 1967 and is now out
It is made available here so that it can be appreciated by a wider readership.
Just click on the link you want and the page should open immediately.
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Meg Greenwood / Oklahoma, USA
Click on the E-Mail button above to send an E-Mail to Meg
Greenwood in Oklahoma, USA
to obtain scan of original source material. If your browser does not support
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then you will have to manually send her an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
with FREE CHURCH REQUEST as the subject.