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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • William Edward Scott, SV/PROG (1765 - 1847)
    Page 177 - “SA Genealogies” vol 11, Genealogical Institute of SA, Stellenbosch, 2004” Arrived 10-12-1797 from Stirling, Scotland on board Earl Fitzwilliam , ship's captain.

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

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