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Craig Roberts Scott

Portrait of Craig Roberts Scott M.A.

Lecturer: Courses 2, 4

Craig Scott was the co-editor of Northern Virginia Genealogy (1996-97) and the editor of the Scott Genealogical Quarterly (1987-1995). He is the author of The 'Lost Pensions': Settled Accounts of the Act of 6 April 1838 and Records of the Accounting Officers of the Department of the Treasury, Inventory 14 (Revised). He has co-authored several books relating to records in Northern Virginia. He is President and CEO of Heritage Books, Inc., a genealogical publishing firm with over 4,500 titles in print.

A professional genealogical and historical lecturer and researcher for more than twenty-five years, he specializes in the records of the National Archives, especially those that relate to the military. He is the current custodian of the Association of One-Name Studies and was the Clan Scott Genealogist (1985 - 2000). He is a member of the Company of Military Historians and on the Board of Directors of the Association of Professional Genealogists. He has been on the boards of the Virginia Genealogical Society and the Maryland Genealogical Society. He is on the Editorial Board of the National Genealogical Society.

He was the recipient of the Grahame Thomas Smallwood, Jr. Association of Professional Genealogists Award of Merit in 2008 and was the Utah Genealogical Association Silver Tray Awardee in 2009.

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