1997 News Article

August- November 1997

  • Clan Stirling has been asked to participate in the Gen Ring organization for Pennsylvania, our first award on the internet!
  • A major revamp of the entire website! Whew.. every page has been changed! There are now over 750 pages, 40,000 Stirling persons, and many other items
  • Over 50 new photos are contained in the family pages!
  • The pictures section has a library of photos available for your review.
  • We have grown over 2,000% with visitors coming for a visit from all over the world. Welcome!
  • What's new has it's very own section! New information can now be added to the website quickly and easily. Look for frequent updates to this section.


  • Links to The Sterling Family Network Website
  • Extensive Update of James Sterling & Hannah May Family Page.
  • Photos of Cornwall, Connecticut trip in Archives!
  • Joseph Sterling from Derry, Ireland line added to Family Pages.
  • Many new Members listed.
  • June Newsletter has been completed.
  • Over 6,000 Sterling descendants have been added to the Family Pages.

May 1997

  • The "Stirlings of Keir" line added to Family Pages.
  • New Members! Welcome!
  • James Sterling & Hannah May Family Page has new people, pictures, and biographies.
  • Photo of Parish Church of Cadder, Bishopriggs, Scotland Published!
  • New Look & Name for the Website!
  • New Photographs and Biographical Information in James Sterling Family Page!

April 1997

  • Publication of First Newsletter
  • Trip to Cornwall, Connecticut