(c) Clan Maclaine of Lochbuie 2018

Looking for a family connection to Scotland

April 23, 2018

I believe that I am a direst descendant of a MacLaine forbearer. Baptismal records of St. John's Presbyterian Church, Belfast, PEI, Canada record the birth of one James McLaine, born to Murdock McLaine and Janet Anderson of Orwell, PEI in 1838. I know with 100% certainty that this James McLaine was my great grandfather as the family tree going forward is well established. Now I hope to be able to move the family tree backwards into Scotland. I don't know how feasible this will be, particularly as I have been at an impasse for quite some time. I believe I have exhausted the internet as a research tool so I am wondering if your genealogist might be able to offer any suggestions on how I might furth