@sheenatait: @vivdunstan @GenealogyGirl Yes, often seen “witnesses the congregation” in OPRs
@sheenatait: @GenealogyGirl Thanks for that, will download in a minute. #ruralbroadband currently struggling with “Common Order”
@sheenatait: Church of Scotland Book of Common Order from 1836 (forms of worship) online at http://bit.ly/jZrhcz #genealogy #scotland
@sheenatait: @vivdunstan @genealogygirl Will be interested to hear results.
@sheenatait: @GenealogyGirl They may be described as “witnesses” or “sponsors” but they’re not a mandatory requirement. Not sure what CoE does
@sheenatait: @GenealogyGirl They still do have godparents! Do you have a source that says they were discontinued?
@sheenatait: RT @HistoryScotland: New MLitt in dress and textile histories from University of Glasgow – full/part-time available. http://fb.me/13udqTBmP