Clan Pollock

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Tartan

Pollock Tartan In 1979, the late Rhys Pollock organized Clan Pollock. Shortly afterward, Clan Pollock adopted its own tartan and registered it with the Scottish Tartan Society in Scotland. Our original Pollock Tartan was designed by Rhys A Pollock, J.C. Thomson of Arlington is thought to have had a large hand in the design and …

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George Black’s History of the Family of Pollock

From The Historian’s Corner: George Black’s History of the Family of Pollock Perhaps the best known work on Scottish genealogy and family histories is “The Surnames of Scotland – Their Origin, Meaning and History” by Dr. George Fraser Black, first published in 1946. This book is a serious work of scholarship, over 800 pages long, written over …

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