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The Scottish Blue family in North America

Douglas F. Kelly

The Scottish Blue family in North America

by Douglas F. Kelly

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Published by 1739 Publications in Dillon, S.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blue family.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDouglas F. Kelly.
    ContributionsKelly, Douglas F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCS71.B658 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlviii, 1807 p. :
    Number of Pages1807
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16924713M
    ISBN 109780966296310
    LC Control Number2007925177
    OCLC/WorldCa189661802

    The Scottish Surnames of Colonial America attempts to identify Scottish names, provide explanations of their meaning and significance, give examples, and where applicable, name the clan to which the family is linked. Consider the following illustrations. The U.S. Census of listed some 1, Scottish-born citizens in North Carolina, most of them residing in the counties of Cumberland, Moore, Robeson, and Richmond. In the census of the number was down to some A Scottish corporation in the s purchased land in Madison and Haywood Counties with a view to bringing in Scottish.

    Dr David Dobson is a recognized authority on the Scottish origins of American colonists. His list of publications exceeds books. Many focus on connections between Scots who went abroad and their motherland. In addition to the immigrants themselves, he has also prepared books on the ships, shipmasters, merchants, whalers, and mariners involved in maritime trades. Search North America North America. Welcome to our North America family history research page. Here you'll find record collections, history, and genealogy resources to help you trace your North America ancestors.

    Scottish Immigration to America in the 's increased when the British passed the Transportation Act. This law established a convict bond service as punishment for various offences in the form of penal transportation to the British colonies in North America. To their miserable condition on arrival was due the foundation in of the Scots Charitable Society of Boston-—the earliest Scottish society in America. A list of the passengers of the John and Sara is given in the Suffolk Deed Records, book 1. pp. and in Drake's work on the Founders of New England.


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Sep 14,  · The Scottish Blue Family in North America traces the story of several large colonies of Blues who emigrated from Argyll in Scotland from the s to the s to North Carolina, New York, and Canada/5(4). Get this from a library.

The Scottish Blue family in North America. [Douglas F Kelly]. If you are into family research and of the Blue family of Scotland, then this is a book you should have. Although not a complete history, what is with geneology, it will be a great help to anyone who is interested in thier family origon and history/5.

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Kelly. Get this from a library. The family Buie: Scotland to North America. [T R Buie; Scott Buie] -- Buie families immigrated from Scotland to North Carolina, and records of various of the immigrant families are given.

Duncan Buie (ca. )--whose father is unknown, and whose exact. THE BLUE FAMILY. Most of the BLUE families in North America belong to either the Dutch BLUE family or the Scottish BLUE family. There are Irish BLUEs, but most of these originated in Scotland.

Other BLUEs are of German, French, or Afro-American origin. North America [edit | edit source] Many books have been published about Scottish emigrants to North America.

Some of these are: Dobson, David. Directory of Scottish Settlers in North America Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, (Family History Library book W2d.) This author has published several other books. The ancient Scottish kingdom of Dalriada is thought to be the home of the ancestors of the Blue family.

Their name comes from someone having lived in the county of Argyll (now in the Strathclyde region), on the isle of Arran.

Best family sagas based on your votes, awards won, critical acclaim and the novels you would recommend. The family saga chronicles the lives and doings of a family or a number of related or interconnected families. North Carolina, which has one of largest concentrations of people of Scottish descent, hosts the biggest gathering at Grandfather Mountain each July.

Campbells mingle with MacGregors and Andersons, while enjoying Scotch whisky and traditional cuisine. According to the Earl of Selkirk, by the end of the 18th century, the settlement of Scottish Highlanders in North Carolina was the largest on the North American Continent (Myer, ).

Thomas Garnett, in his Tour, published inestimated in that 30, Highlanders had immigrated to. › Find all books by 'Douglas F Kelly' and compare prices › Find signed collectible books: 'The Scottish Blue Family in North America' Founded incie-du-scenographe.com has become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from overDec 28,  · "What we're trying to do is encourage lecturers, primarily from North America, to teach Scottish literature in their university level courses," says Dr.

Scottish Canadians are people of Scottish descent or heritage living in Canada. As the third-largest ethnic group in Canada and amongst the first Europeans to settle in the country, Scottish people have made a large impact on Canadian culture since colonial times.

According to the Census of Canada, the number of Canadians claiming full or partial Scottish descent is 4, or % Alberta:This resource contains immigration records for approximately 70, Scottish immigrants to the United States and Canada.

Extracted from a great variety of sources both in North America and Scotland, the information collected here would otherwise be difficult to access. On March 26,Ancestry added the following book to its database: "North America, Family Histories, " The description is: This collection contains genealogical research privately published in nearly one thousand family history cie-du-scenographe.com primary focus is on North American families from the 18th and 19th centuries, especially those with Revolutionary War and Colonial ties.

After the Hector The Scottish Pioneers of Nova Scotia and Cape Breton This is the first fully documented and detailed account of one of the greatest early migrations of Scots to North America. It is essential reading for anyone having early family links with Nova Scotia and Cape Breton.

The Scottish Blue Family from Carolina to Texas. By Douglas P Kelly. ~~Includes the Blues of North and South Carolina, Etc.~~. pages, plus and extensive Index of about pages. Hardcover bound in blue cie-du-scenographe.com Rating: % positive.

Jul 06,  · His research interests are mainly Scottish emigration and maritime Scotland between and He is the author of Scottish Emigration to Colonial America, (Georgia), Scottish Trade with Colonial Charleston,and many additional volumes on Scottish emigration overseas in the early modern period/5(2).

When the Highland Scots migrated to America, North Carolina was a more popular place to settle than any of the other colonies. InGabriel Johnston, royal governor of North Carolina and native Scotsman, encouraged Highland Scots to settle in North Carolina and later provided them a ten-year tax exemption for doing so.Scottish Americans or Scots Americans (Scottish Gaelic: Ameireaganaich Albannach; Scots: Scots-American) are Americans whose ancestry originates wholly or partly in Scotland.

Scottish Americans are closely related to Scotch-Irish Americans, descendants of Ulster Scots, and communities emphasize and celebrate a common heritage.

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