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Phil Scott
17-07-2005, 9:20 PM
Trying to find more on my 10th GGF Henry SCOTT b. 01 NOV 1560 Rattlesden, Suffolk; d. 24 DEC 1624 Rattlesden. His son, Thomas (1695-1643) sailed to America (Connecticut) in APR 1634.

Assume the Scott's moved from the borderlands of Scotland to Suffolk before 1450. When, who, why?

- Phil

terry scott
09-09-2006, 10:19 AM
Do you know if there is any link between this family of Rattlesden and that of Glemsford?

Lindad
22-09-2006, 12:09 AM
My cousin and I are following a branch of Scotts from the Whatfield, Flowton, Elmsett areas. Our earliest Scott was Peter Scott, born 1796 in Whatfield.

These areas are not far from Rattlesham. I wonder if there's a connection?

We also cling to the romantic perception that the family originated from Scotland - but we have no idea when or if indeed there is any truth to our notion!