register of emigrant families from the Western Isles of Scotland to Ontario, Canada.

by Bill Lawson

Publisher: Bill Lawson Publications in Northton, Isle of Harris

Written in English
Published: Pages: 102 Downloads: 645
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Places:

  • Western Isles (Scotland),
  • Ontario

Subjects:

  • Scots -- Ontario -- Genealogy.,
  • Western Isles (Scotland) -- Emigration and immigration -- Registers.,
  • Ontario -- Emigration and immigration -- Registers.

Edition Notes

GenreRegisters.
SeriesGenealogical sourcebook series from Co Leis Thu?
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCS88.O6 L39 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination102 p. ;
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6887235M
ISBN 101872598250
LC Control Number00503651
OCLC/WorldCa35134943

Register of Emigrants from the Western Isles of Scotland Volume 1: Isle of Harris This compilation of information by Bill Lawson is available for purchase from his website. Title: Register of Emigrants from the Western Isles of Scotland Volume 1: Isle of Harris Q25c Register of Deceased Persons at Sea and on Grosse Île in L44r Register of Emigrant Families from the Western Isles of Scotland to the Eastern Townships of Québec, Canada. Land AL74 Alphabetical Index of the Names of Grantees of Lands Granted by the Crown, in .   The Family History Library has copies of passenger lists from to See the Canada Research Outline for more information. Whyte, Donald. Dictionary of Scottish Emigrants to Canada Before Confederation. Toronto: Ontario Genealogical Society, (Family History Library book F2wd.) Online Passenger Lists [edit | edit source]. In our survey of emigration from the Western Isles of Scotland, we come now to Cape Breton, the destination of more Hebridean Scots than any other part of the then British Empire. There were to be emigrants from England and Ireland in Gabarus and Margaree, and Acadian settlers in Cheticamp and Isle Madame, but otherwise, Cape Breton was to.

SCOTLAND. Glimpses of Old World Scotland. By Col. Cliff H. MacLean-Hansen, Retired. Of the 25 staff officers of a Highland Chief, these two were the most important: Am Seanachaidh [the Sennachie or Genealo­gist of the Chief's House] he was solely responsible for the clan register, records, genealogies and family history. Scottish Americans or Scots Americans (Scottish Gaelic: Ameireaganaich Albannach; Scots: Scots-American) are Americans whose ancestry originates wholly or partly in Scotland. Scottish Americans are closely related to Scotch-Irish Americans, descendants of Ulster Scots, and communities emphasize and celebrate a common heritage. The majority of Scotch-Irish Americans originally came from Lowland. Article published Ap From The Outer Hebrides to The Carolinas By Bill Lawson, Coleisthu Genealogist, Isle of Harris, Scotland The earliest major emigration from the Western Isles of Scotland was to Virginia and the Carolinas, but this was not, as it is often pictured, the flight of impoverished and demoralised peasantry, forced to leave their land. From The Outer Hebrides to Cape Breton - Part II. There were to be emigrants from England and Ireland in Gabarus and Margaree, and Acadian settlers in Cheticamp and Isle Madame, but otherwise, Cape Breton was to become another Hebrides, on the other side of the Atlantic.

Reclaiming A Stolen Island Heritage, a book by William S. McGuirk is the story of the ManNeills of Brevig, Isle of Barra, Western Isles, Scotland. Follow Bill as he puts together several years of research and correspondence related to the chieftainship Of the family.

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Register of Emigrant Families from the Western Isle of Scotland to Ontario, Canada PT. 1 – Bruce, Grey and Huron Counties Anyone who has family originating in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland and immigrating to Bruce Grey, Huron and Kincardine Townships will find this book invaluable in collecting genealogical information on their ancestors.

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A register of emigrant families from the Western Isles of Scotland to Ontario, Canada - Details - Trove. Lawson, Bill. A Register of Emigrant Register of emigrant families from the Western Isles of Scotland to Ontario From the Western Isles of Scotland to the Eastern Townships of Quebec, Corner, QC: Compton County Historical Museum Society, Author of Croft history, North Uist in history and legend, Harris in history and legend, St.

Clement's Church at Rodel, The Isle of Taransay, Index to the marriages (recorded and unrecorded) in the Parish of South Uist (including Benbecula) Inverness-shire, -A register of emigrant families from the Western Isles of Scotland to the Eastern townships of Québec, Canada, A register of.

A Register of Emigrant Families from the Western Isles of Scotland to the Prairie Provinces of Canada Includes information on emigrants to Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba including the Killarney, Saltcoats, Wapella and Clandonald settlements. A Register of Emigrant Families from the Western Isles of Scotland to Ontario, Canada, Part 1 Bruce, Grey & Huron Counties.

Northton, Isle of Harris, Scotland: Bill Lawson Publications, p. If you google Co Leis Thu. you will get Bill Lawson's website and perhaps be able to contact him for any more info he might have. South and North Uist families concentrated on Middlesex County and the surrounding areas of Ontario.

Because these emigrations generally took place after the first census of Scotland init is generally possible to trace the emigrants and their families – though in Bruce County, for example, there were so many MacDonalds from the West. The Old Schoolhouse Taobh Tuath (Northton) - Isle of Harris HS3 3JA - Scotland Telephone: / Fax: E-mail: [email protected] About Bill Lawson - Genealogy Research - Events and Walks - Location and Maps - Links.

Specialist Books & Genealogy Research Material for. Emigrant Families. Many visitors to the Islands are disappointed in tracing their families here, due to lack of information of the family after emigration. Useful data would include the island of origin, the place of original emigrant settlement, local census entries, family naming patterns etc.

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A Registry of Immigrant Families from The Western Isles of Scotland to Ontario Canada Part 1 Bruce, Grey & Huron Counties: Bill Lawson: Bill Lawson Publications, Taobh, Tuath, Harris Scotland HS3 3JA Isle of Harris: Diary Chamberlain of the Lews John Munro Mackenzie: Acair Ltd.

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[Bill Lawson; Compton County Historical Museum Society.]. Source Bibliography: LAWSON, BILL. Register of Emigrants from the Western Isles of ScotlandVolume 2 Isles of South Uist and Benbecula, Part 2 Northton, Isle of Harris, Scotland: Bill Lawson Publications, p.

Page: 54 For the census for Woodstock, Oxford Co., (taken in ) I found the following on my family. Genealogies, Family Studies, and Biographies. BOOKS. A register of emigrant families from the Western Isles of Scotland to the Eastern Townships of Quebec, Canada, by Bill Lawson (Eaton Corner, Que.: Compton County Historical Museum Society, ), p.

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Conn. Genealogy & Heritage in The Outer Hebrides of the last three centuries many thousands of people emigrated from the Western Isles or Hebrides of Scotland, and a large part of our work at Co Leis Thu.

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Immigrants to Canada - Canada Company Emigrant Letters North Perthshire Family History Group Perthshire vehicle registrations ES, This resource contains immigration records for approximat Scottish immigrants to the United States and Canada. Extracted from a great variety of sources both in North America and Scotland, the information collected here would otherwise be difficult to access.

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Also sells Hebridean historical books and genealogical research material which can be accessed online at Also try the Scottish Genealogy Society which has a Library and Family History Centre at 15 Victoria Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2JL (closed Fridays and.