Scotch-Irish Settlers in America, 1500s-1800s

If you’ve got ancestors of Scotch-Irish descent, you’ll want to explore the 13 volumes available here. Among these significant volumes, you’ll find a collection of Pennsylvania genealogies from Chester county, a location historically scarce on genealogical source material.

Approximately 215,000 individuals referenced. genealogically valuable because passenger and immigration lists can be an invaluable primary source for tracing most immigrants to the United States, particularly in the 19th century.

  • Scotch-Irish Pioneers in Ulster and America, by Charles K. Bolton
  • The Scotch-Irish, Or the Scot in North Britain, North Ireland, and North America, by Charles A. Hanna. 2 vols.
  • The Scotch-Irish in America, by Henry Jones Ford
  • Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County, 1745-1800, by Lyman Chalkley. 3 vols.
  • Pennsylvania Genealogies, Chiefly Scotch-Irish and German, by William Henry Egle
  • The Scotch-Irish of Colonial Pennsylvania, by Wayland F. Dunaway
  • Scots-Irish Links, 1575-1725, by David Dobson
  • Scotch-Irish Migration to South Carolina, 1772, by Jean Stephenson
  • Vital Records of Londonderry, New Hampshire, 1719-1910, by Daniel G Annis