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  • James Black, SV/PROG (c.1808 - 1885)
    , James=== Last Name: Black First Name: James Date of Birth: chr. 22 Jun 1808 Place of Birth: Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland Parents – Father: Benoni Black Parents – Mother: Agnes Hen...
  • Sir John Spencer Login, Surgeon in India (1809 - 1863)
    SIR JOHN SPENCER LOGIN Scottish Surgeon in British India John Spencer Login was born in Stromness, Orkney, on 9 November 1809, to John Login of the merchant navy and his wife Margaret Spence, from ...
  • Admiral Samuel Greig (1736 - 1788)
    ADMIRAL SAMUEL GREIG OF THE IMPERIAL RUSSIAN NAVY Admiral Samuel Greig was a Scottish born Admiral in the Imperial Russian Navy. In Russia he was known as SAMUIL KARLOVICH GREIG, or Самуил Карлович Г...
  • "Catriona Gray." Facebook, 2019. Date accessed: 5 Jan. 2019.
    Catriona Gray
    Catriona Gray s a Filipino-Australian beauty queen and model. She was crowned Miss Universe 2018, representing the Philippines. She was previously the Top 5 finalist in Miss World 2016, representing th...

Scots Abroad

The purpose of this project is to note the GENi profiles of Scots abroad. Profiles of Scottish born people who either emigrated to various parts of the world and died there, or who died abroad in other circumstances -conflicts, exploration etc. - can be listed below.

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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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New Zealand

South Africa

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

United States

  • James Petrie Chalmers launched and edited the world's first film magazine: "The Moving Picture World" in New York in 1907


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