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Profiles

  • Dr. Robert Spottiswoode (1637 - 1680)
    Robert, who being bred to physic, was by King Charles II appointed physician to the governor and garrison of Tangier. He went to that place with the Earl of Middleton and died there 1688, leaving issue...
  • Janet Somerville (1799 - 1885)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jun 17 2018, 5:46:06 UTC * Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jun 17 2018, 5:50:59 UTC
  • John Somerville (1799 - 1888)
    Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jun 17 2018, 5:46:06 UTC * Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : Jun 17 2018, 5:50:59 UTC
  • James Adams, of Concord (c.1635 - 1707)
    James Adams - was born say 1635 in Scotland and died on 3 Dec 1707 . Nothing has been found on his parents or ancestry. He was a prisoner at the battle of Dunbar, and sold as a prisoner of war to t...
  • Rebecca Stewart Kennedy (1883 - 1966)

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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Australia

Canada

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

Zambia

References, Sources and Further Reading

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