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From: "Is Mise Gan Ainm" <>
Subject: Re: What is the meaning of the term "Scot-Irish"
Date: Mon, 10 Mar 2003 23:07:52 GMT
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So then you are a 'Scotch-Pole'

"Renia" <> wrote in message
news:...
> I'm Scottish (of Polish extraction) not Scotch.
>
> Renia
>
> Is Mise Gan Ainm wrote:
> > Well, Just check the Concise Oxford English Dictionary
> > [9th.Ed] to read:
> >
> > " Scotch, adj &n. adj,var. of Scottish or Scots. n. 1
var.
> > of Scottish or Scots. 2. Scotch whisky. [contraction of
> > Scottish]"
> >
> > So, it is an acceptable variation for Scottish people or
> > Scottish whisky.
> >
> > ..
> > "Elizabeth Lloyd" <> wrote in
> > message
> >
news:JbMaa.18415$...
> >
> >>Only in the USA. Never in Scotland!
> >>
> >
> >
> >>"Shawna Reynolds" <> wrote in
> >
> > message
> >
> >
news:NMLaa.10838$
> > t...
> >
> >>>>>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.
> >>>Shawna
> >>>
> >>
> >
> >
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