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Carolina Scots

an historical and genealogical study of over 100 years of emigration

by Douglas F. Kelly

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Published by 1739 Publications in Dillon, S.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina,
  • Pee Dee River Region (N.C. and S.C.),
  • Pee Dee River Region (N.C and S.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Scottish Americans -- North Carolina -- Genealogy.,
    • Scottish Americans -- Pee Dee River Region (N.C and S.C.) -- Genealogy.,
    • Scottish Americans -- North Carolina -- History.,
    • Scottish Americans -- Pee Dee River Region (N.C. and S.C.) -- History.,
    • North Carolina -- Genealogy.,
    • Pee Dee River Region (N.C. and S.C.) -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 403-407) and index.

      StatementDouglas F. Kelly, with Caroline Switzer Kelly.
      GenreGenealogy.
      ContributionsKelly, Caroline Switzer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF265.S3 K45 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 485 p. :
      Number of Pages485
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL100703M
      ISBN 100966296303
      LC Control Number99215227

      Carolina Scots, An Historical and Genealogical Study of Over Years of Emigration By Douglas F. Kelly DOC | *audiobook | ebooks | Download PDF | ePub €|€# in Books €|€ Seventeen Thirty Nine Pubns €|€ €|€Original language: English €|€PDF # 1 € |€ x x l, €|€File type: PDF €|€ pages. This book is a resource for Carolina Scots families. The history of the Scottish and Gaelic diaspora in the Carolinas comes alive in this account, told by one of its own sons. Many black and white illustrations. pp. M Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # M

      After ceasing during the Revolution, Highland immigration to North Carolina began again within months of the war ending and continued well into the s. Yearning for land and better employment, forced to flee their own country because of “improvements,” the Highland Scots came to North Carolina with hopes of a better future. This is one of the most engaging history books I've ever read, no doubt in part because many of my ancestors were Scots Irish. The book never loses the reader's interest because it shifts gears twice. It begins discussing life in 16th century Scotland, then it moves (with the emigrants) into northern Ireland, then again to the American colonies.4/5(29).

      Directory of Scots in the Carolinas, Volume 1. David Dobson. On a trip here from Scotland, David Dobson searched the archives of North and South Carolina and found a mass of material proving the presence of a large number of Scots in the Carolinas before and after the Revolution. He located similar records in universit. Directory of Scots in the Carolinas, Volume 2 - Ebook written by David Dobson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Directory of Scots in .


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Carolina Scots by Douglas F. Kelly Download PDF EPUB FB2

Carolina Scots, a new book by Carolina Scots book and wife team Douglas and Caroline Kelly, provides natives of North and the Pee Dee area of South Carolina who have Scottish ties an opportunity to research and cherish their colorful history.

Carolina Scots examines the social, linguistic, educational, political and religious perspectives that form a rich /5(13). Carolina Scots: An Historical and Genealogical Study of Over Years of Emigration Douglas F.

Kelly, Caroline Switzer Kelly Publications, - History - pages. Carolina Scots has been recognized as a major new contribution to history of the early emigrations from Scotland prior to the Clearances.

It is unique also in its combination of a reliable historical survey of Highland Scots on both sides of the Atlantic together with genealogies of generations of select emigrant families/5. Carolina Scots, An Historical and Genealogical Study of Over Years of Emigration Douglas F.

Kelly. out of 5 stars Hardcover. 4 offers from $ Directory of Scots Banished to the American Plantations, Second Edition David Dobson. out of 5 stars Paperback/5(8). Countless Highland Scots migrated to North Carolina during the Carolina Scots book period and lived primarily in the Upper Cape Fear region during the late s.

Immediately the Highland Scots contributed to some of the greatest events in the state's history. As evidenced by the modern-day Highland Games, these Scots and their families migrated to other parts of the state, where aspects of their culture.

Book Review - "Carolina Scots" by Douglas F. Kelly and Caroline Switzer Kelly. This is a nonfiction work that is an historical and genealogical study of over years of emigration. The book begins with a Preface that explains the author's background, knowledge and education on Scottish history and his upbringing in the Carolinas.

He states. South Carolina SC History SC Scots-Irish History The Scots-Irish are an important part of South Carolina history. Families who emigrated from Scotland and Ireland, often by way of New England states such as Pennsylvania, brought with them a ruggedness honed from years of religious persecution.

Scots—as individuals and in families—have been in North Carolina since the beginning of permanent settlement. The first Proprietary governor of Albemarle, William Drummond, was born in Scotland, and later Scots-such as the Glaswegian Thomas Pollock, who came to North Carolina in achieved prominence in the mercantile and political life of the colony.

Learn About Scottish and Family History Research your Genealogy The North Carolina Scottish Heritage Society was established in as a non-profit incorporated organization to promote the study, research and publication of materials concerning the ancestry and heritage of the Highland Scots who emigrated to North and South Carolina during the colonial period and immediately afterwards.

"In this work--based on a systematic extraction of data from the archives of North and South Carolina --Mr. Dobson presents, for the first time, a comprehensive list of Scottish settlers in the Carolinas from to In general, the details provided include age, place and date of birth, and often names of parents, names of spouse and children, occupation, place of residence, and the date 1/5(2).

Scots to Colonial North Carolina Before Society and Culture in Colonial Cape Fear Valley. If one wants to trace Scottish folk song melodies from Scotland into Colonial North America, it seems logical to locate the largest concentrations of immigrant Scottish populations and to attempt to understand their culture, the cultures in which they found themselves, how they interacted with those.

A blog resource about Scots-Irish events, books, music, movies, clothing, clans, genealogy, history, and anything Celtic related to the Carolinas, but not limited to the Carolinas. Carolina Scots-Irish. Click on the widget tab and copy the code to insert this Carolina Scots-Irish widget on your blog or website.

The book is chocked full of old photos and graphics depicting through today. Pages. Price $ Carolina Scots An Historical and Genealogical Study of Over Years of Emigration Douglas F.

Kelly with Caroline Switzer Kelly. Carolina Scots offers a rich resource for understanding and tracing Scottish ancestry and heritage.

Carolina Scots by Douglas F. Kelly, Publications edition, in English. First, let’s explore the circumstances that set the migration in motion. There were many of them. The following information is from Douglas F.

Kelly’s Carolina Scots: An Historical and Genealogical Study of Over Years of Emigration (Dillon, SC: Publications, ), Chapter 2, “Winds of Change.”. Scotch-Irish (or Scots-Irish) Americans are American descendants of Ulster Protestants who migrated during the 18th and 19th centuries.

In the American Community Survey, million (% of the population) reported Scottish ancestry, an additional 3 million (% of the population) identified more specifically with Scotch-Irish ancestry, and many people who claim "American ancestry" may.

The Darien scheme is probably the best known of all Scotland's colonial endeavours, and the most disastrous. Inan act was passed in the Parliament of Scotland establishing The Company of Scotland Trading to Africa and the Indies and was given royal assent by the Scottish representative of King William II of Scotland (and III of England).

This act gave the company a year monopoly on. The great influx of the Scots-Irish into North Carolina began in the s, but mostly took off in the mids because of increased hostilities of the Native Americans along the Pennsylvania frontier - that eventualy led to the French and Indian War ().

The first Scots-Irish came to the Cape Fear River region of North Carolina around. Book Review - "Carolina Scots" by Douglas F. Kelly & Carolina Switzer Kelly. AM Jennifer Taylor 4 comments. By Jennifer Hudson Taylor This is a nonfiction work that is an historical and genealogical study of over years of emigration.

The book begins with a Preface that explains the the author's background, knowledge and education on. An article on the Scotch-Irish settlers(or Scots-Irish or Ulster-Scots) in South Carolina, and Maury County, Tennessee, taken from the Proceedings of the Scotch-Irish Congress at Columbia in May.

About 6, Scots are identified in this book. The information was taken from university libraries and historical societies as well as the Federal Census. Directory of Scots Banished to the American Plantations, Get this from a library! Carolina Scots: an historical and genealogical study of over years of emigration.

[Douglas F Kelly; Caroline Switzer Kelly] -- "Part I stands on its own as an historical study of early emigrations following the lead of the Argyll Colony in Part II provides a comprehensive listing of names and locations of Scottish.The great influx of the Scots-Irish to South Carolina began in the late s, but mostly took off in the mids because of increased hostilities of the Native Americans along the Pennsylvania frontier - that eventualy led to the French and Indian War ().

The first Scots-Irish came to South Carolina soon after Governor Robert.