Author Archives: Teresa (Hamilton/Pepper) Rust

Updated Information Regarding Durham Archaeology

I am truly apologetic for not keeping everyone up to date about the ongoing activities of the the Durham University Department of Archaeology and their Scottish Soldiers Project. I will include several links in this post so you can read … Continue reading

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Durham University presents: From Dunbar to Saugus…

VIDEO at Vimeo! Durham University presents: From Dunbar to Saugus: The Journey of the Scottish Prisoners of War in 1650, At Saugus Public Library on October 24, 2016 (Watch the video at Vimeo in the link above!) Dr Pam Graves … Continue reading

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Durham University Professor to Present Lecture on “Prisoners of War: Durham and the fate of the Scots in 1650”

From: Cari Quater, Development Director Old Berwick Historical Society 207-451-7672 or cquater@comcast.net Durham University Professor to Present Lecture on “Prisoners of War: Durham and the fate of the Scots in 1650” Durham University, North News and Pictures Photo: Dr. Andrew … Continue reading

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Updated Profile Pages!

Here are 13 recently updated profile pages for prisoners of war believed to be from the Battle of Dunbar in Scotland on 3 September 1650. If one of them is your ancestor and you have information or corrections to add … Continue reading

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From Dunbar to Saugus! EVENT!!

Don’t miss this event! If you plan to attend, please let Sophie know at scottish.soldiers@durham.ac.uk, so she can make sure she has enough handouts available! Thanks!

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The decisions regarding reburial and commemoration…

Received: 1:51 AM, on 24 August 2016 Dear Ms Rust, Thank you for your continued interest in the Scottish Soldiers Archaeology Project and active participation in the consultation phase. I am writing to let you know that, following extensive consultation, … Continue reading

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The Battle of Dunbar Re-enactment Weekend of September 17-18, 2016

A really big and exciting weekend is taking place at Dunbar, Scotland on the weekend of September 17 + 18, 2016. There will be a re-enactment of the Battle of Dunbar, a special talk about the prisoners by Andrew Millard … Continue reading

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Weekly Updates!

This will be the last update until August! I will be busy doing summer-things for the month of July! ~ Teresa Here are this week’s updates! James Ross/Rosse, #219 or #220 on the John & Sara passenger list. Other surnames: Goodenow … Continue reading

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Information About This Site

I’ve been meaning to get around to doing this for a while now and since I didn’t have any groundbreaking updates this week I decided the time was now…so here goes: I just wanted to bring everyone up to speed … Continue reading

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SPOW’s in the Virginia Colony

Published: 21 June 2016 Possible Scottish prisoners of war who ended up in the Virginia Colony: Robert Abernethy, Indentured in Virginia in 1652.

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