Entries by Eric Hanna

Obituaries Announced at 2016 AGM

The Clan Hannay Society regrets to announce the passing of the following members as of the Annual General Meeting on Saturday May 21, 2016: Mr George Harland Hanna of Maine, USA Mrs Isabelle Hannah Bailey of Tennessee, USA Mr Martin Logan of Hampshire, England Mr Keith Ronald Hanna of New South Wales, Australia Mr Robert Hannah of West Yorkshire, England

President Andrew Jackson

Larry Hanna from Missouri has an interesting family connection with 19th Century U.S. General and President Andrew Jackson. His ancestor Janet Hutchinson married James Crawford; they had five daughters (Martha, Margaret, Elizabeth, Mary, and Jennie) and seven sons (Thomas, Alexander, John, George, Joseph, William and James, Crawford Jr.). Elizabeth Hutchinson, Janet’s sister, married Andrew Jackson Sr. and had […]

Memories of pre-WW II Idaho

My family was in Idaho in 1943. My father [Walter Ross Hanna] was in basic training at Farragut NTS while my mother and I stayed in Coeur d’Alene for 3 months until he was shipped out to Hawaii. I truly can’t say I remember much of the time but I think it was most enjoyable […]

Burns Night in Idaho

Peter Scarborough from Idaho wrote on January 30, 2016: Some modest decorations for our Burns Night Dinner, I know it is a week late, but one of our guests had prior commitments. I will be kilted, and we are serving haggis, cauliflower/cheese soup and tatties.  

2014 Ceilidh

Councilmember Ian Hanney set up a live streaming feed from the ceilidh at the 2014 gathering. Here is the archive of the video.