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This significant reference paintings, first released in 1946, is an absolutely documented, alphabetical directory of over 8,000 Scottish family members and private names. Black's definitive advisor contains spelling diversifications, an abundance of interesting historic specifics, and a word list of out of date Scot words.

This vintage reference presents interesting biographical and geographical info for a person attracted to Scottish names. The Surnames of Scotland is a useful resource of data specifically for historians, as well as genealogists and households attracted to their Scottish ancestry.

Dr. George Fraser Black (1866-1948), a famous bibliographer and historic student at the employees of the recent York Public Library from 1896 to 1931, spent virtually part a century at the examine of this quantity. pass over Mary Elder Black, who assisted her father within the education of the most textual content, provided the amendments and additions incorporated as an appendix.

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