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Wednesday’s Weekly Updates!

As of today I have created 106 personal pages on the SPOWs from the Battle of Dunbar and Worcester. I have seven newly updated and added pages to share with you this week. If one of these is your ancestor … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weekly Updates!

Here are some recently updated pages, as well as a few new ones. If you are a descendant of one of these men, please contact me, also if you see an error or have additional information, please let me know! … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weekly Updates!

Greetings SPOW Descendants and Researchers! In an effort to not flood your INBOX I am going to try and send out a single post with all of the updates for the week on just one day per week, ideally Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Research tips

So you’ve discovered your ancestor was a Scottish Prisoner of War, now what? Firstly, do your own research.  Don’t rely upon “shaking leaves” from commercial genealogical providers, an ancestral tree you’ve stumbled across, or even family lore. The most important … Continue reading

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