To Joan Helliwell, whose own family history "London Scottish Colonials" provided the inspiration,
to Paul Lawrence of Aberdeen University for permission to use his thesis on the Gregory Family,
to Harry and Robert Gregorie for information about the American Gregories,
to Janet Lurch for the loan of "A Doctor’s Legacy to his Daughters",
to Ranee McKinnon for the wealth of information on the McKinnons,
to Michael Dinwiddie for permission to use his mother’s scrapbook,
to my cousin Mary for the Dinwiddie family tree & family photos,
to my cousin Margaret for her research into the James Family,
to Dan and John Hennebry for information on the Hennebrys,
to my cousin Martin for establishing the Gregorie Web Site,
to Ian Cunniffe for the early history of the Dinwiddies,
to Irene Gregorie for the St Barbe Pedigree,
my sister Ann and cousin Jane for their reminiscences,
and to the children of my childhood for the happy anecdotes that crowd my memory.


The Records of the Family of Gregory - Sir Philip Spencer Gregory, 1886
A Father’s Legacy to his Daughters - Dr John Gregory, 1786
A History of the Gregory Family - Dr Paul Lawrence, B.Sc., Ph.D., 1980
Homelands of the Clans - Gerald Warner, O.St.J., M.A., F.S.A.Scot., 1980
The Clans of the Scottish Highlands - R R McIan, 1845
The Introduction to the First Edition of "Rob Roy" - Sir Walter Scott, 1817
Encyclopædia Britannica, 1989
An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand - A H McLintock, 1966
The Hawkes Bay Herald, 1918
The Shock of ’31: Hawkes Bay’s Earthquake - Geoff Conly, 1980
The Gregories in America, 1998
Surname Gregorie - Eight Generations in Profile (c.1510-1852) - Flora B.Surles, 1966
The First Hundred Pilots - Sir Henry F. Wigram, 1918