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Notable Scots in Scotland and Throughout the World

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  • Sir Alastair Mactavish Dunnett (1908 - 1998)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Oct 19 2021, 0:19:27 UTC Journalist and Editor of the Edinburg "The Scotsman", see Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Oct 19 2021, 0:37:58 UTC
  • Dorothy Dunnett, OBE (1923 - 2001)
    Renown Author, see The Dorothy Dunnett (readers) Society is here: Dorothy's first calling was as an artist, but after grumbling to her husband (Editor of the Edinburg Scotsman) about a scarcity of g...
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    Capt. (CSA) Alexander Smith (1811 - 1879)
    He was born in Scotland. He is the son of James Smith. He was married to Rachel McClain Smith. He died in Mayport, Florida.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Apr 18 2020, 3:15:58 UTC * Re...
  • Sir James Graham, 2nd Marquess of Montrose, KG (1633 - 1669)
    Restored & enlarged "Mugdock Castle"===References*Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of Peerage, Baronetage ..., Volume 60. Page 1036. GoogleBooks *
  • James Graham, 1st Duke of Montrose (1682 - 1742)
    Graham, 1st Duke and 4th Marquess of Montrose (April 1682 – 7 January 1742) was a Scottish aristocratic statesman in the early eighteenth century.He was the only son of James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Mo...

As most people know, Scotland is a small country (30,414 sq mi or 78,387 km) that occupies the northern portion of the United Kingdom. Scotland has a very old history with a unique culture. Throughout the ages, and for various reasons, many Scots have immigrated to other parts of the world. The purpose of this project is to put under one roof all the notable Scots both in Scotland and throughout the world.