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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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Battle of Dunbar Re-enactment weekend is here!

The Battle of Dunbar Re-enactment weekend is finally here! We have several Scottish Prisoner of War descendants and researchers from America attending the festivities in Scotland this weekend. Check out our re-enactment page for real-time updates from those attending this … 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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Weekly Updates for the Week of: June 12 – 18th.

JAMES GRANT – #34 on “The Dunbar Prisoners” list. Additional surnames on page: EARL JOHN/JAMES TAYLOR – #32 on “Scots at Lynn, 1653” list. Additional surnames on page: REDDING GOODWIN NASON GRAY BOND WARREN BENNETT EMERY GRANT PETER GRANT – #11 on … Continue reading

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New Blog Launched by Archaeology Dept. at Durham University

I am pleased to share this message with you all from, Chris Gerrard, Head of the Department of Archaeology at Durham University, regarding the Scottish Soldiers project: I received it today at 3:17 am. “Dear all, You are invited to visit a … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weekly Updates!

Wednesday’s Weekly Updates! Here are some newly updated pages: John Clark, #6 on the “Scots at Lynn 1653. Iron Works Inventory” Updated/Edited: 6 April 2016 The surname MOODY is also associated with this family. William Anderson, on the ‘John and Sara’ … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weekly Updates!

New and Updated pages! Daniel/Daniell Cone: Probably a SPOW. Alexander Innes: Also spelled Annis Alexander Maxwell: #60 on George Sawin Stewart’s Dunbar Prisoners List. Possible SPOWs: Look here if your ancestor is not on the George Sawin Stewart lists or the John … Continue reading

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