Monthly Archives: May 2013

John and Sara List and Biographies Update!

I have been reworking the John and Sara List and biographical information today. I still really NEED more descendants and researchers for these 272 Scots. If you see your ancestor on the list please let me know so I can … Continue reading

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All 272 Names of the Scots on the “John and Sara” are listed!

This morning I have completed the list for the ship “John and Sara.” There are 272 counted. That does include the three completely blank slots which were apparently undecipherable when the transcriptions were made. These are the Scottish prisoners who … Continue reading

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William Gowen and Elizabeth Frost

I just read about William Gowen (Smith), who arrived on the ship “Unity,” at the very nice blog of our own, Vickie Everhart, a descendant of William Gowen. Check it out at Be Not Forgot.com.

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New York Governor is Scottish POW Descendant

How the Scots Invented the Modern World: The True Story of How Western Europe’s Poorest Nation Created Our World & Everything in It by Arthur Herman, is one of the books on my shelves. The title may seem over the … Continue reading

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We are now on Facebook! Please join us!

I have just launched our “sister-site” on Facebook this morning! Please join us for a more casual chit-chat and opportunity to share photos and other information! LIKE us and JOIN us at Scottish Prisoners of War Facebook

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Our Blog today was featured on the lovely Nutfield Genealogy BlogSpot!

I want to say thank-you to a fellow Scottish prisoner-of-war descendant, Heather Wilkinson Rojo, for featuring this blog on her lovely blog, Nutfield Genealogy: Genealogy, local history and historical research in New England and other interesting places. You can read … Continue reading

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