Recently on a trip to North Carolina, I came across a book in the Richmond COunty Library - the title is Directory of Scots in the Carolinas - published in 1986 - Baltimore, Md //author: David Dobson. The information contained in the book is as follows:
There are several pages of this information so I will post it in stages:
Ann McRae: Born in Kintrye, Argyllshire, c1770: Migrated to Charleston SC in 1772 - Married James MacQueen c 1790 - Settled in Robeson COunty, NC Died 14 August 1855 : Buried Stewartsville, NC
Christian McRae: 82. zborn in Scotland;; John C 53 - Farmer - born in SC: Catherine 51. Born in SC. Malborough County, SC.
Duncan MacRae: Strathglass, Inverness-shire. Migrated from Scotland, with hiswife Ann Cameron, to Norfolk, Virginia in 1773. Settled in Wilmington, NC then to Moore COuntyand later in Fayetteville, NC. Father of Duncan, Christian, Farquar, Alexander, Margaret and Nancy. Died 23 December 1781.
Duncan MacRae: Born in CXonchra, Lochalsh, Wester Ross during 1754. Emigrated from Scotland to SC before 1776.Settled in Camden, SC. Officer in teh Revolution. Married (1) sUSAN pOWELL (2) Mary Chestnut. Died during November 1824
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Query posted by : Misty Rosenfeld