Author Archives: Teresa Hamilton/Pepper Rust

About Teresa Hamilton/Pepper Rust

Married to Brad Rust for 43 years. Mother of two lads and two lasses and the gran of Aidan and Jacob. I love learning and sharing information about the Scottish prisoners of war. My hobbies are reading, especially history, and British 18th and 19th Century literature. I do a little knitting and really like traveling and look forward to new travel adventures!

Dan Hamilton’s Recent Research Findings!

Nota Bene! This is still a work in progress. While Dan has built a strong case for his conclusions based on his findings, they are not yet absolute proof, so please use this information wisely.~Thanks! Teresa FROM: Dan Hamilton of … Continue reading

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20 Free Credits at Scotland’s People Today!

It’s a GRAND Day! I just purchased my 20 FREE credits at Scotland’s People! There is a special promotion at ScotlandsPeople…Sign in, click on ‘Buy Credits’ enter promotional code: “scotlandnow” and receive 20 credits free! Let me know if you … Continue reading

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You Can Go Home Again, A Guest Post by Dan Hamilton

Hi, I’m Dan Hamilton. I grew up feeling rather a mutt. I never knew my mother, and family history was not a subject of interest to my father. I knew only the normal three generations of my father’s family and … Continue reading

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John Hanoman/Hambleton/Hamilton in Rapaport Report

According to Diane Rapaport’s research she believes that John Hamilton was a Scottish prisoner of war but was likely the “John Hanoman” on the John and Sara ship’s list. Since there is not an actual list for the ship Unity, … Continue reading

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Boston 1775, Nathaniel Philbrick, Bunker Hill, the Sea and Nantucket Ancestors

I have started following this blog (Boston 1775) recently (Thanks to Dan H. for sharing about this site!) and if you love Colonial history, especially the American Revolution, then I think you will like it too! The owner/author of the … Continue reading

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