PDA - Historical Research

Welcome to Peter Dewar Associates

Work undertaken includes historical research into Family
Histories, Heraldry, Businesses and Pictures, all of which
tend to be inter-related. Our clients have included private
individuals, companies, authors, journalists, lawyers and
film producers

Peter Dewar has been in practice as a professional
Genealogist and Research Consultant since 1965. Since
1979, he has been the Heraldry Consultant for Christie’s Fine Art Auctioneers as well as a Trustee and Hon. Fellow of the Institute of Heraldic & Genealogical Studies and a Vice President of the Royal Stuart Society. He has served fourteen times as Falkland Pursuivant Extraordinary at the Court of the Lord Lyon King of Arms in Edinburgh and is a past Chairman of the Association of Genealogists and Record Agents.

As the author of a number of publications (listed separately) and as Editor of Burke’s Landed Gentry of Scotland, research has played a major role, as it has too for his various lectures (see that Section) and as a Naval Intelligence Officer. It also includes the preparation of many hundreds of genealogical reports.

For further details of our research service, please refer firstly to our Genealogical Research brochure, before contacting us direct.

Peter Beauclerk Dewar

22 Faroe Road
London W14 0EP
Telephone & Facsimile
00 44 (0) 20 7610 4163

website: peterdewar.com
e-mail: pbd@peterdewar.com

Genealogical Brochure
List of Publications
Opening address at BLGS launch

College of Arms
Court of the Lord Lyon
Burke's Peerage & Gentry
Tempus Publishing
Boydell & Brewer