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From: Eve McLaughlin <>
Subject: Re: What is the meaning of the term "Scot-Irish"
Date: Mon, 10 Mar 2003 13:31:40 +0000
In article <NMLaa.10838$>,
Shawna Reynolds <> writes
>> > Scotch is a drink...Scots is correct NOT Scotch
>> That is the term that Genealogy.com uses. . .
>Also, the authors of the following books:
>Scotch-Irish Family Research Made Simple, by R.G. Campbell
>a.. The Scotch-Irish of Colonial Pennsylvania, by Wayland F. Dunaway
>a.. Irish and Scotch-Irish Ancestral Research, by Margaret D. Falley
>a.. The Scotch-Irish in America, by Henry Jones Ford
>a.. The Scotch-Irish or The Scot in North Britain, North Ireland, and North
>America, by Charles Augustus Hanna
>a.. Scotch Irish Pioneers in Ulster and America, by Charles Knowles
>Whether correct or not, it is a genealogical term.
An AMERICAN genealogical term, which is different
Author of the McLaughlin Guides for family historians
Secretary Bucks Genealogical Society
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