Third Time Lucky

With the George Wishart Quincentennial conference occurring this Friday (30th) here’s an article published in the Fife Free Press (23 May 2008) concerning the George Wishart memorial plaque that was damaged by a reversing vehicle: Third time lucky for St Andrews martyr’s monument On September 14 last year, the offices of St Andrews Preservation Trust […]

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Wisharts of Dunbar, Pennsylvania

The following transcriptions concern a Wishart family from Fife who settled in Pennsylvania in the 1870’s and were recorded in the Genealogical and Personal History of Fayette County, Pennsylvania (VOLUME 2) which was written by James Hadden in 1912. Andrew Wishart was born on 31 October 1843 in Burntisland and was the oldest son of […]

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