Forthcoming Lecture Tour
New Zealand & Australia: February - March 2019


May 20: Smoky Mountain Highland Games, Maryville, TN, USA
June 23: Ohio Scottish Games, Wellington, OH, USA
July 1: Seminar on Ulster-Scots McMillans in N.E. USA at Clan MacMillan Gathering, Belfast, ME, USA
July 14-15: Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, Linville, NC, USA
July 22: Inverness City Highland Games, Inverness, Scotland
Aug 4: Aboyne Highland Games, Scotland
Aug 11: Strathpeffer Highland Games, Scotland
Sep 1: Braemar Highland Games, Scotland
Sep2-12: HRAT Clan MacMillan Tour in Argyll, Scotland
Oct 19: Genealogy Seminars for Stone Mountain Highland Games, Atlanta, GA, USA

2017 Highlights

  • HRAT Tour Group in Galloway
  • Seminar at Stone Mt Highland Games
  • Suncoast Genealogy Society in Florida
Click on the thumbnails above for pictures of HRAT Tour in July 2017,
and the Stone Mountain Games & Suncoast Genealogy Society in October 2017

2017, October: USA
Oct. 10, Tennessee: Talk to Mary Blount Chapter of DAR in Maryville
Oct. 20, Georgia: Seminar at Stone Mountain Highland Games, Atlanta
Oct 28, Florida: Seminar for Suncoast Genealogy Society at Palm Harbor

2017, March & July: Scotland
Mar. 22, Inverness: Talk to Highland Family History Society on Clan MacMillan
July 15, Inverness: Inverness highland Games
July 30-Aug 11, Galloway & Ulster: Leading HRAT Tour

2016, April-May: USA
April 15-17, Charlotte NC: Launch of "Clan MacMillan: A New History" at the Loch Norman Highland Games.
April 21, Morristown TN: Lecture at Public Library
April 28, Kingston TN: Lecture at Public Library
May 20, Maryville TN: Scottish Genealogy Workshop at Blount County Library.

2015, October - November: USA Lecture Tour:
Oct. 10, Columbus, GA: All Day Seminar for Muscogee Genealogical Society
Oct. 12, Knoxville, TN: Workshop at East Tennessee History Center
Oct. 13,  Kingston, TN: Lecture at Public Library
Oct. 16, Atlanta, GA: Seminar at Stone Mountain Highland Games.
Oct. 29, Crossville, TN: Lecture to the Celtic Circle
Oct. 31, Minneapolis, MN: Lecture to Scottish Interest Group, Minneapolis Genealogical Society
Nov. 13, Salado, TX: Seminar for Salado Scottish Festival & Highland Games

East Tennessee Historical Society, Feb. 2015

2015, February: Tennessee, USA (pictured above)
Feb. 4, Knoxville TN: Lecture to East Tennessee Historical Society, Knoxville TN.

2014, October: USA
Oct. 10, Minnesota: Lecture to Scottish Interest Group of Minneapolis Genealogical Society
Oct. 13, Tennessee: Lecture to Memphis Scottish Society
Oct. 17, Georgia: Seminar at Stone Mountain Highland Games, Atlanta
Oct 27, Washington DC: Lecture to Genealogy Group of St Andrews Society of Washington DC   

2014, April: Washington DC, USA
April 8: Scottish Genealogy Seminars with Dr. Bruce Durie
April 9: Speaker at the Annual Washington Tartan Day Symposium

2014, February-March: New Zealand & Australia Lecture Tour
Feb. 1, Waipu, NZ: Public Lecture at Settlers Museum
Feb. 2, Auckland, NZ: Clan MacMillan – Private presentation on the clan and its history.
Feb. 4, Orewa, NZ: Public lecture to Hibiscus Coast Branch of New Zealand Society of Genealogists [NZSG]. See review.
Feb. 5, Auckland, NZ: Clan MacKenzie – Private presentation on the work of a Clan Seanachaidh.
Feb. 8, Wellington, NZ: Public lecture to Wellington Branch of NZSG
Feb 13, Waikanae, NZ: Public lecture to Kapiti Branch of NZSG
Feb. 19, Invercargill, NZ: Clan MacKenzie – Private presentation on clans & seanachaidhs in 21st century followed by Public lecture to Southland Branch of NZSG
Feb 21, Dunedin, NZ: Public lecture to Dunedin Family History Group
Feb. 27, Moe, Gippsland, Australia: Clan MacMillan – Private presentation on the clan and its history
Mar 1, Melbourne, Australia: Morning Lecture programme for Scottish Ancestry Group of the Genealogical Society of Victoria (oversubscribed, so repeated in afternoon).

2019 Events

Lecture Tour in New Zealand & Australia - see left for link to itinerary 

April 18, Scotland:
Annual Battle of Culloden Commemoration.

May 18-19, Tennessee USA:
Smoky Mountain Highland Games at Maryville College.

June 2-12, Scotland:
HRAT Clan MacMillan Tour in Perthshire and Lochaber.

July 20, Scotland:
Inverness Highland Games at Bught Park.

Aug 2, Scotland:
Moy Game Fair with Clan Chattan.

Aug 3, Scotland:
Aboyne Highland Games 

Aug 10, Scotland:
Strathpeffer Highland Games

Oct. 18, Georgia USA:
Scottish Genealogy Seminar at the Stone Mountain Highland Games, Atlanta, GA.