Scots & Scotch Irish in Connecticut
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Scots & Scotch Irish in Connecticut a history by Frank A. Stone

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Published by World Education Project, University of Connecticut in Storrs .
Written in English



  • Connecticut,
  • Connecticut.


  • Scottish Americans -- Connecticut.,
  • Scots-Irish -- Connecticut.,
  • Connecticut -- History.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementFrank Andrews Stone.
SeriesThe Peoples of Connecticut multicultural ethnic heritage studies series ;, no. 5
LC ClassificationsF105.S3 S76
The Physical Object
Pagination69 p. :
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4756916M
LC Control Number78103196

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Scots & Scotch Irish in Connecticut: A history (The Peoples of Connecticut multicultural ethnic heritage studies series) Unknown Binding – January 1, by Frank A Stone (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Author: Frank A Stone. From western Massachusetts the Scotch-Irish spread into Vermont, along the west shore of the Connecticut River, forming strong settlements in the sections now comprised within Windsor, Orange and Caledonia Counties, and also east of the Connecticut River in the section now designated as Rockingham County, New Hampshire. The Irish Scots and the “Scotch-Irish” takes its name from an article the author wrote for The Granite Monthly of Concord, New Hampshire, to which were appended several other pieces–all of which were first published in book form by the American-Irish Historical Society in Unlike most accounts of the Scottish families who re-settled. In Cambridge Township in the southern part of the county became the scene of Scotch-Irish settlement, the emigrants coming probably from Massachusetts and Connecticut. The settlement of all of the country east of the Hudson was largely due to immigration from New England.

This is a list of notable Scotch-Irish Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American Scotch-Irish trace their ancestry to Lowland Scottish and Northern English people, but through having stayed a few generations in list is ordered by surname within section. To be included in this list, the person must have a. Londonderry, the Scots-Irish mother town, spawned new settlements in New Hampshire. According to one estimate, the Scots-Irish made up 10 percent of New Hampshire’s population in the 18 th century. More Scots-Irish. The other ships sailed into Boston sometime that summer: the William and Mary, the McCallum, the William and Elizabeth and the Mary and Elizabeth. 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. Immigration Records: Scottish Immigrants to North America, ss 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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