Ulster presbyterians and the scots irish diaspora 1750 1764 benjamin bankhurst london palgrave the internal history of ulster presbyterianism had already come alive thanks to the work of david hayton on the early 18th century and of david miller and ian mcbride on the final decades four courts 2006 ulster to america the scots . In fact these scots irish from ulster and lowland scotland comprised the most numerous group of immigrants from great britain and ireland to the american colonies in the years prior the american revolution with an estimated 150000 leaving northern ireland at the time. The transatlantic migration figure of approximately 2000 is to the americas as a whole including the caribbean and south america the ulster diaspora 1680 1750 estimates for the period 1680 1750 give a figure of 70000 for ulster american emigration. Diaspora since the plantation of ulster in the early 17th century ulster scots have played an important part in the history of the province the british isles and the world as a whole the beginning of the 18th century saw the start of a significant migration of ulster scots to america during the course of that century an estimated 250
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