The surname Scotland was first found in Kinross-shire, where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Scotland to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
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Ellen Scotland, aged 22, a domestic servant, who arrived in South Australia in 1858 aboard the ship "Frenchman"
Scotland Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
Sarah Scotland, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Black Eagle" in 1861
Miss Sarah Scotland, Scottish settler travelling from Glasgow aboard the ship "Black Eagle" arriving in Auckland, New Zealand on 19th November 1861 CITATION[CLOSE] New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 17th October 2018). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
Andrew Scotland, aged 29, a labourer, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Resolute" in 1865
Mary Scotland, aged 28, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Resolute" in 1865
John Scotland, who arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Winterthur" in 1866
Contemporary Notables of the name Scotland (post 1700)
Joe "Old Forty-Five" Scotland (b. 1882), African-American baseball center fielder in the Negro Leagues who played from 1914 to 1919
Jan Scotland, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1988 CITATION[CLOSE] The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 13) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Patricia Janet Scotland (b. 1955), Baroness Scotland of Asthal, a Labour Party life peer, Shadow Attorney General (2010-2011), Attorney General for England and Wales (2007-2010), Advocate General for Northern Ireland in 2010, Attorney General for Northern Ireland (2007-2010)