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The Lauder Guestbook

01 This is our new guestbook, through which we wish to link all those from Lauder and Lauderdale, worldwide, and those who care about them. The site is pre-moderated, so your message will not appear instantly. Normally next day. The Borders Family History Society has recently set up a website. We are pleased to provide a link: Borders Family History Society ... [more]


Can You Help?

27 Country: US Comments: My Great-grandfather was from Scotland. His name was William F. Lauder and I have been looking for information on him. Any tips? Judith (Lauder) Wiebe Email: ... [more]


Greetings from Lauderhill Florida

28 Country: USA Comments: I am the Mayor of Lauderhill, Florida USA for the last 11 years. Out name originates from Major Lauderdale, who at one time led the armed forces in the area. The cities of Ft. Lauderdale, North Lauderdale, Lauderdale Lakes, Lauderdale By The Sea and Lauderhill, all come from Major Lauderdale's name. Presumably his name sake came from your Burgh. For more informati ... [more]


Lauder Coming to Lauder?

26 Country: USA Comments: I hope to visit one of these days Charles G. Lauder Sr. Email: ... [more]


Lauder from Lauder - Can You Help?

25 Country: US Enquiry: Wanting any info on a James Lauder born 1824 in Lauder Scotland. William Lauder Email: Telephone: 1-412-741-4776 118 Hamilton Drive Sewickley, PA 15143-8410 ... [more]


Greetings from Italy

24 Country: Italy Comments: I was in Lauder in 2001. I really love this place and I fall in love with Scotland... I hope I'll be back soon! Greetings to all Matteo De Luca ... [more]


Maitland Clan

23 Country: USA Comments: I am hoping to visit one day to see the land of my ancestors and the castle of the Maitland Clan. Terri Maitland Wilson; Email: ... [more]


Lauderdale in Lauderdale

22 Country: United States Comments: Hey, glad to have visited Lauder. We stayed in the Lauderdale Hotel, a very fine place. I wish we could have stayed longer. Adam Lauderdale ... [more]


The Lauder Name - Origins?

21 Country: Ireland Comments: Just checking for information on the Lauder name. Very rare in Ireland. Any information would be much appreciated Thank You John Lauder ... [more]


Chris Lauder - again

20 Country: England; Comments: I am hoping to visit Lauder soon. I am currently trying to trace back my ancestors, and to find a place named with my surname is amazing. Chris Lauder Email: ... [more]


Graham and McConachie Connection

19 Canada; Comments: My father was born in Lauder in 1907. His name was William McConachie Graham. I understand he was named after the minister William McConachie. I was in Lauder several years ago but nobody was around the Church that I could speak to. Enjoyed my short visit. Christina Down (Graham) ... [more]


Lauder Name Research

18 Country: England Comments: I have been researching my surname for a while and came across your site. I hope to visit Lauder very soon. Chris Lauder Email: ... [more]


Greetings from Canada and Doug Lauder

17 Country: Canada Comments: Just another Lauder saying hello. Doug Lauder; ... [more]


Clan Lauder Items - Supplier?

16 Country: USA Comments: Hello! Interested in seeing if there is anywhere I can get/purchase Clan Lauder crest items and/or tartan products. I visited your (our) fair burgh several years ago. William Lawder Email: ... [more]


Caroline Coming to Lauder? Yes!

15 country: Canada comments: I had a friend ask me today if I had ever heard about the town/burgh of Lauder. Much to my embarassment, I had not. This conversation came about because of the trip we are planning overseas next summer. I mentioned how I would like to check out some of my family's history while over in the UK with the possibility of a trip to a northern country such as Scotla ... [more]


Will Andy Lauder Come to Lauder?

14 country: England comments: I've never been but I think i will one day Andy Lauder ... [more]


Archibald Dodds from Thorndyke Mains, Westruther

13 country: USA comments: I'm hoping to come to Scotland and Lauder in the summer of 2007. My Great grandfather, Archibald Dodds was from Westruther. I found him and his family to have lived in a stable in Thorndyke Mains in 1841. His father was not listed in the census, so I assume he died before then and that the family had come across difficult times. I wonder if anyone knows of a s ... [more]


Greetings to Lauders from another Lauder

12 country: U.S. comments: Greetings to my Lauder relations, who were born in Ayrshire and Kircudbrightshire. Don Lauder ( ... [more]


Peter Can't Wait to Get to Lauder

11 country: England comments: Can't wait to come in August 06. Peter Roberts ( ... [more]


The Sudden Family of Lauder

10 country: England comments: The High Street in Lauder - what are the house numbers please? I have family, Jane Sudden, at number 84 - it may have been re-numbered over the time. She was married to James Sudden. He had died, as this is on the 1861 census. I am in Telford 01952 581778 fax 01952 415949 Martin Sudden ( ... [more]


Norgaard and Lauder

09 country: Alberta,Canada comments: We have family at Lauder, a family plot in the cemetery. The Findlays, Browns, Weddells, Harpers - we would like info on any of them. Thank you Lorraine Norgaard (LORRIEJ58@HOTMIEL.COM) ... [more]


The Barque Lysander

08 country: Australia comments: My G/G/G/ grandfather Daniel Flint migrated to Australia in 1840 aboard the barque LYSANDER Can anyone tell me the fate of this ship? Herbert Lloyd ( ... [more]


Another Lauderdale in USA

07 country: United States comments: My name is Cynthia Kay Lauderdale. I live in Stockton California and I am trying to find out my family history, everything I read comes back to Lauder. I was wondering if you can direct me in my search? Thank you for your time. Cynthia Lauderdale Cynthia Kay Lauderdale ( ... [more]


Lauderdales need Info on Lauderdale

06 country: United States of America comments: We are glad to finally find some detailed information on Lauder. Daniel has had the opportunity to visit Scotland however, he was unable to make it over to Lauder. We hope to visit with our two children soon. It is harder to find information on history, crest, tartans, etc. Here in the US my only hope has been the internet, anyone wishing ... [more]


Lauder Family Coat of Arms

05 country: Australia comments: The original coat of arms for all Lauder's is? Martin Lauder ( ... [more]


Dicksons of Lauder

04 country: USA comments: According to a family history book, my ancestors came from Lauder. I was hoping to travel there next year and would like to know if we have any relatives still living there. Thanks. Robert Arlo Dickson ( ... [more]


Remembering Charles Wait

03 country: South Africa comments: In the new cemetery, you will see a wall plaque remembering our elder son Charles, Hilton's brother. It was erected on what would have been his 30th birthday, 27 May 2003, in order to re-establish ties between the Wait family in South Africa and Lauder from where our progenitors, James Wait and Alison Margaret Bain emigrated in 1817. Your local George a ... [more]


Yvonne calling from Canada

02 country: Canada comments: It's been 20 years since I lived in Lauder but it will always be home to me. Nice to see a web site where visitors can find out about this great wee town. Keep up the good work! Yvonne Cramer-Wicks ( ... [more]



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Last Update: 19/02/2010

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