Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

31/8/2007

The Story of Hebridean Emigration

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The Outer Hebrides of Scotland has a historical legacy of centuries of forced and voluntary emigration, which has left the islands with descendants spread far and wide around the world. The history of these emigrations is a fascinating story of violent clan feuds, powerful landlords, poverty, pioneers and new aspirations. Bill Lawson, Genealogist, gives an overview of the history of emigration from the Outer Hebrides. for more click here

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