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2014 - Anniversaries - Bannockburn 2014, Geneva 200, Rwanda 20, WWI 100 and the First Geneva Convention 1864


Battle of Bannockburn, Scotland in 1314

700th Anniversary of the Battle of Bannockburn (Stirling, Scotland).
Site of the 2nd Scottish Clan Gathering 2014.


Geneva 22nd Canton of Switzerland 1814-15

200th Anniversary of Confederate troops landing in Geneva - which led to Geneva
joining the Swiss Confederation as the 22nd Canton of Switzerland.


20th Anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda - Memorial -
          The Upright Men

20th Anniversary of the Genocide in Rwanda - Memorial - The Upright Men.


100th Anniversary of World War I - Memorial - at the 
          Tower of London.

100th Anniversary of World War I - Memorial - at the Tower of London.


150th Anniversary of the First Geneva Convention - 1864

150th Anniversary of the First Geneva Convention - 1864.

Other Links and Images grouped by theme

"The Family Tree" & Related Discoveries

An example of some of the clues and the "Gateway Ancestor" that were found on "The Family Tree" - and some of the related research discoveries.

DNA Testing for Genealogical Research

DNA test results can provide valuable Genealogical information - as a complement to traditional Genealogical Research.

Kings of Scotland


Clan Gathering - Edinburgh, Scotland 2009

In July - the City of Edinburgh hosted the “world’s largest” Clan Gathering celebration for all the Scottish Family Clans with 47,000 people attending from around the world. The main venue was in Holyrood Park beside Holyrood Palace: - 100 Clan Tents, 75 Clan Chiefs, Highland Games, Scottish Food, Scottish Music, Bag Pipe Bands, Scottish Whisky, …
Other events/activities included an emotional Clan Parade up the “Royal Mile” (from Holyrood Palace to Edinburgh Castle – with Pipe Bands, 8,000 participants and 20,000 spectators) - this was followed by an entertaining show on the History of the Clans.


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