Category Archives: Scotland:

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

Posted in Cromwell, Cromwell, Oliver, Dunbar Prisoners Remains, Durham Cathedral, Massachusetts, Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Saugus Iron Works, Scotland:, The Saugus Iron Works at Lynn, Massachusetts, Unity | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Dunbar Prisoners Remains, Durham Cathedral, Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Scotland: | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in John and Sarah, Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Prisoners from Battle of Worcester, Scotland:, Unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in BIOGRAPHIES:, Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Prisoners from Battle of Worcester, Scotland: | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Prisoners from Battle of Worcester, Scotland:, The Saugus Iron Works at Lynn, Massachusetts | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in George Darling, John and Sarah, Lynn, Massachusetts, Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Prisoners from Battle of Worcester, Scotland:, The Saugus Iron Works at Lynn, Massachusetts, Unity | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments

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

Posted in Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Research, Scotland:, The Saugus Iron Works at Lynn, Massachusetts, Unity, William Cahoon | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Boston, Charlestown, John and Sarah, Massachusetts, PRISONERS of WAR:, Scotland:, Unity | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

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

Posted in John and Sarah, Massachusetts, Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Prisoners from Battle of Worcester, PRISONERS of WAR:, Research, Scotland:, Unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

What do you know about the English Civil War?

It always helps to know as much as you can about the historical context of your ancestors. Here are three very different You Tube presentations of the English Civil War in which our Scottish prisoners of war were participants and … Continue reading

Posted in Cromwell, Cromwell, Oliver, Prisoners from Battle of Dunbar, Prisoners from Battle of Worcester, Scotland:, UNITED KINGDOM: | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment