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Scotland, Orkney, United Kingdom

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  • Thomas Crugchang (1822 - 1894)
    Thomas d.y., den eldste sønnen av Tomas, drar nordover og slår seg først ned i Vardø, senere flytter han til Tromsø og til slutt havner han på Sandsvika, et veiløst sted vest om Gryllefjord. Han etterl...
  • Marckus "Robertson" Faye (c.1620 - d.)
    Marckus Phej fikk Borgerbrev som kjøpmann 10 May 1642 i Bergen. _______________________ Han flyttet til Bergen i Norge fra Orknøyene (øygruppe nord for Skottland). Tok borgerskap i Bergen som kip...
  • Grelod Duncansdatter (898 - d.)
    Grelod Dungadsdotter, or Gruaidh inghen Donnchaidh Parents: Dungad (Duncan), Mormaer of Caithness and wife Groa Spouse: Thorfinn Hausakljuv Orkneyjarl Children: 1. daughter, mother of Einar K...
  • Charles Robertson (1801 - 1877)
    Folketelling 1865 Hammerfest: Begravelse/død: Fostersønn av Emil Anton Simonsen Emil Anton Simonsen Married 17 April 1835, Kåfjord, Alta, Finnmark, Norge, to Dorothea Ulrikke Olsen 1814-1886 (...
  • Robert Balfour, ca 1544 (c.1544 - d.)
    Viet 1565 i Canongate Kirk Session, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

(Any of the text is written in Norwegian)

The Scottish Project is established for genealogical reason. Specific for this Project is emigrating from Scotland to Norway. Such emigrating do we find written in Norwegian Sources.

Some profiles of Scots who settled Down in Norway are linked to the Project.

People (Homo Sapiens) have been living in Scotland since ca 10500 years ago. The archaeological site Biggar in South Lanarkshire indicate that. Doggerland has been populated from ca 10000 years ago to ca 8200 years ago. Nowadays Scotland is part of United Kingdom. And Shetland and Orkney is part of Scotland area.

The profilephoto is the Orkney flag.

Other Scottish Projects

Scottish Counties https://www.geni.com/projects/Counties-of-Scotland-United-Kingdom/14402

Scots Abroad https://www.geni.com/projects/Scots-Abroad/16724

Medieval Scotland https://www.geni.com/projects/Medieval-Scotland/12063

Genealogy Sources for Scotland

Gov.uk https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/

Genuki.org.uk http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/sct/

Links

Scotland https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scotland

Scottish counties = Shires of Scotland https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shires_of_Scotland

History of Scotland https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Scotland

United Kingdom https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Kingdom

Fife / Fifeshire https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fife

Dunfermline in Fifeshire https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dunfermline

Shetland https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shetland

Orkney https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orkney

Moodie Book (about Robert Mudie) https://archive.org/stream/moodiebookbeing00ruvi#page/18/mode/1up

Human migration, Genographic Project https://genographic.nationalgeographic.com/human-journey/

Doggerland https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doggerland

Biggar in South Lanarkshire https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biggar,_South_Lanarkshire

FamilySearch.org https://familysearch.org/#start

FamilySearch England Civil Registration https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/England_Civil_Registration

Arkivverket digitalarkivet i Norge skannede kirkebøker etc. http://digitalarkivet.no

Henrik Adelaers skattemanntall 1690 for Finnmark, Norge