The purpose of this project is to note 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..
People of note can be listed in the listing below with notes; others of less notoriety can be linked but not noted.
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- you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistance. See the discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going!
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Please add only the heads of families to the following lists -
- James Rose-Innes (1799-1873) Teacher and first Superintendent-general of Education at the Cape, professor of mathematics - South African
- James Petrie Chalmers launched and edited the world's first film magazine: "The Moving Picture World" in New York in 1907
References, Sources and Further Reading
this project is in HistoryLink