Tag Archives: Scots

Images of the Scots’ Charitable Society Membership List

I have added copies of the images of the Scots’ Charitable Society membership list today to the blog/website. There are several of our Dunbar and Worcester prisoners of war in the list. Take a look!

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John and Sara List and Biographies Update!

I have been reworking the John and Sara List and biographical information today. I still really NEED more descendants and researchers for these 272 Scots. If you see your ancestor on the list please let me know so I can … Continue reading

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All 272 Names of the Scots on the “John and Sara” are listed!

This morning I have completed the list for the ship “John and Sara.” There are 272 counted. That does include the three completely blank slots which were apparently undecipherable when the transcriptions were made. These are the Scottish prisoners who … Continue reading

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New York Governor is Scottish POW Descendant

How the Scots Invented the Modern World: The True Story of How Western Europe’s Poorest Nation Created Our World & Everything in It by Arthur Herman, is one of the books on my shelves. The title may seem over the … Continue reading

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Saugus Iron Works in Lynn, Massachusetts

You can read a fascinating account of the origins of the Saugus Iron Works in The Saugus Iron Works at Lynn, Mass. by J. H. Woodbury, c 1892. While this small book does not mention one word about the Scots at the … Continue reading

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