About the Book
In 2013 the Scottish martyr George Wishart was persuaded to come out of retirement and return to Scotland to let him join in preparations for the celebrations surrounding his 500th birthday. Realising that George would find modern Scotland very different from the one he left in 1546; he was also invited to keep a Facebook diary about his life and thoughts during his visit.
Wishart Connections is interested with ‘all things Wishart’ whether they be people, places or even battleships! Originally from Normandy, Wisharts have been in the British Isles for almost a nine hundred years, with the surname in its current form first appearing in Scotland, from where most Wisharts can claim their ancestral roots.