Church records are one of the richest sources of private archives that are held in The Mitchell.
The Archives are the recognised repository for:
Church of Scotland - Records of Glasgow Presbytery and its kirk sessions from the 16th to the 20th century, including seceding churches which reunited with the established church in 1900 and 1929.
Episcopalian Church of Scotland - Records of the Diocese of Glasgow and Galloway, including records of the diocese itself and of a large number of churches.
Records of Baptist, Congregationalist, Evangelical, Methodist and Unitarian churches.
Our downloadable Church Archives leaflet provides further information on the collections we hold.