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Statistical account of Scotland

Statistical account of Scotland

drawn up from the communications of the ministers of different parishes

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Published by William Creech in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Statementby Sir John Sinclair. vol 17.
The Physical Object
Pagination8o
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Open LibraryOL20682047M

According to the first Statistical Account the parish was at one time called New Kilmarnock. The historical fact behind this is that in the moorland region in the north of Kilmarnock parish was disjoined and made a separate parish. Halloween is approaching and the nights are drawing in. So this is the perfect time to discover some spooky stories and supernatural superstitions reported in the Statistical Accounts of Scotland. There certainly are plenty! Celebrating Halloween Even though Halloween is widely believed to be more o Followers:

Liff is a village in Angus, Scotland, situated miles west-north-west of Dundee on a south-facing slope two miles north of the River Tay. It had a population of in Surrounded by farmland, it has been described as 'haunted by wood pigeons and the scent of wild garlic' and having a 'wonderful view over the firth [of Tay]'. Half a mile to the east lies the site of the former Royal Council area: Angus. The Statistical Accounts of Scotland are three series of documentary publications covering life in Scotland in the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. The Old (or First) Statistical Account of Scotland was published in various volumes mainly between and by Sir John Sinclair of Ulbster.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. The statistical account of Scotland. Drawn up from v Sinclair, John, Sir, ed. View full catalog record. The latest Tweets from The Statistical Accounts of Scotland (@statacc). Fascinating 18th- and 19th-century Scottish parish reports. We tweet news about our Followers:


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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Statistical Account Surveying the nation. The ‘Statistical Account of Scotland’ was intended as a complete survey of Scotland.

It was organised by Sir John Sinclair, who hoped that, by surveying the nation, the account would reveal the ‘quantum of happiness’ of its people. The ‘Statistical Account of Scotland’ was published between and in 21 volumes. This is the first post in our new series looking at women in Scotland.

If you search for the subject “women” in the Statistical Accounts of Scotland the results are very revealing. They are dominated by references to the work women were doing in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

Local history sources can provide you with geographical, historical and social information on the areas in which your ancestors lived.

Collections at the National Library of Scotland include a wide variety of relevant material. The new statistical account of Scotland. By the ministers of the respective parishes, under the superintendence of a committee of the Society for the benefit v pt Sir John himself subsequently assessed that “(T)he common people, in general, have little time for education.” (J.

Sinclair, Analysis of the Statistical Account of Scotland: With a General View of the History of that Country, and Discussions on Some Important Branches of Political Economy (Edinburgh, ), p. 72). His statement was. This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online.

The statistical account of Scotland.The Statistical Accounts of Scotland. The two Statistical Accounts of Scotland, covering the s and the s, are probably the best contemporary reports of life in Scotland during the agricultural and industrial revolutions in Europe.

They were written for each of over parishes in Scotland, usually by the Minister of the local Parish.Statistical Accounts of Markinch Parish 1 THE ‘OLD’ STATISTICAL ACCOUNT. The volumes are headed ‘The Old Statistical Account of Scotland drawn up from the Communications of the Ministers of the Different Parishes by Sir John Sinclair, Bart.’ Details of the printer, as detailed on the inner leaf of the book - Edinburgh: Printed.