Category Archives: UK-Scotland-South

South Scotland-Steeles and related families.

David Steel of Lesmahagow

Warren Steel teaches music and southern culture at the University of Mississippi. Repeated below is some of the information he has collected on The Steels of Lesmahagow, from  the Rev. Charles Thomson. “The following anecdotes are from a manuscript history of the … Continue reading

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Blair Castle has been continuously occupied for nearly 750 years, and is the most visited residence in Scotland. Many participated in the Covenanters movement of the mid-1500’s, the Hearts of Steel Rebellion (aka Ulster Land War of 1769-1772) and the … Continue reading

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