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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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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!

Here are some updates! Please look the pages over and let me know of any errors or additions! Thanks! Teresa 🙂 Battle of Dunbar SPOWs: Andrew Rankin – #94 on ‘The Dunbar Prisoners’ List – Andrew Runciman – #86 on … Continue reading

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Weekly Updates!

Here are the updates for this week! Please do me a big favor and let me know of any errors you see or any questions you may have. Thanks! Teresa@scottishprisonersofwar.com Welcome! page Recommended Reading for Old and Young – Fiction … Continue reading

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Weekly Updates Are Here!

Here are this weeks’ new, updated, and edited pages! NEW PAGE! “James Fresell“/Frizzell/Frissel/Frissell/Frissall (possibly, originally, Fraser) He is #30 on “The Dunbar Prisoners” List created by George Sawin Stewart Published 9 May 2016 Other surnames on page: Busketh and Allen … Continue reading

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Weekly Updates!

Here are this weeks’ updates! (Forget about Wednesdays!) 🙂 David Hamilton – was a Battle of Worcester Scottish prisoner of war who married Anna Jaxson (Jackson), who was born in Lanark, Scotland, her father Richard Jaxson/Jackson was also a Scottish … Continue reading

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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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The Scots, Forgotten Founders of America

The Scots, Forgotten Founders of America…a free talk open to the public tonight in Charlestown, Massachusetts! WHEN: Tonight, Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 7:00 pm WHERE: Charlestown, Massachusetts, in the Education Room of the Bunker Hill Museum. HOSTS: The Charlestown … 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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