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  • William Brown, SV/PROG2 (c.1856 - 1936)
    William arriveer as ongeveer 11-jarige seun vanaf Skotland in c1865 saam met twee ouer broers. Een broer is dadelik weer terug, die ander ouer broer is getroud met 'n Engelse vrou. William tree in die ...
  • John Sutherland (c.1847 - 1914)
    Possible sources/References Baptism NAME: John Sutherland GENDER: Male BIRTH DATE: 29 Aug 1847 BIRTH PLACE: Golspie,Sutherland,Scotland FATHER: Alexander Sutherland MOTHER: Jane Roberts...
  • James Adam, SV/PROG (1856 - 1950)
  • Andrew Murray, SV/PROG (1794 - 1866)
    Reference to Mill of Clatt -------------------- Dutch Reformed Church missionary sent from Scotland to South Africa. He had 5 sons that reached adulthood - all born in Graaff-Reinet and all becam...
  • Prof Robert Broom (1886 - 1951)
    Vir Afrikaans - meer volledig Afrikaans English Robert Broom FRS- 30 November 1866, Paisley – 6 April 1951) was a Scottish South African doctor and paleontologist. He qualified as a medical pr...

Scots Abroad

The purpose of this project is to record the GENi profiles of notable Scots abroad - the profiles of Scottish born people of interest or significance who either emigrated to various parts of the world and died there, or who died abroad in other circumstances -conflicts, exploration etc..

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South Africa

  • James Rose-Innes (1799-1873) Teacher and first Superintendent-general of Education at the Cape, professor of mathematics - South African

United States


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