Macedonians

Earliest record: -1600
Last record: 1970

Language family: Slavic

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YearsAction
-1600-1050Located in
-1050Expanded to
-1050-800Located in
-800Expanded to [1]
-800Expanded to
-800-650Located in
-650Expanded to [2]
-650-525Located in
-525Expanded to [2]
-525-358Located in
-358-335Conquered
-358-313Located in
-335Conquered [3]
-335Attacked [4]
-333Conquered [5]
-313Conquered [6]
-229Attacked [3]
-215Attacked [5]
-183-181Attacked [5]
900Partial migration to
9001000Located in
9781014Conquered
9781100Located in
1000Were assimilated [7]
11001300Were assimilated [8]
11001970Located in

Location Info

  1. N Pieria area
  2. C Haliacmon RV
  3. {N Pieria area} + {C Haliacmon RV} *{900-174} + {900-175}*
  4. Plain from Methone (Putzger Atlas map 7/8) to Katerini. (map 1).
  5. Orestis & Elimeia along Upper Haliakmon (Bistriza) R valley.
  6. {N Pieria area + C Haliacmon RV} + {Plain from Methone (Putzger Atlas map 7/8) to Katerini. (map 1).} + {Orestis & Elimeia along Upper Haliakmon (Bistriza) R valley.} *{900-176} + {47-89} + {900-177}*
  7. Axios (Vardar) R & the sea which cut deeper into the land then than in modern times. Toward NW area of Lynkestis (around L Prespa), up to N border of Chalcidice & up to lower Strymon (Struma) R.
  8. {N Pieria area + C Haliacmon RV + Plain from Methone (Putzger Atlas map 7/8) to Katerini. (map 1). + Orestis & Elimeia along Upper Haliakmon (Bistriza) R valley.} + {Axios (Vardar) R & the sea which cut deeper into the land then than in modern times. Toward NW area of Lynkestis (around L Prespa), up to N border of Chalcidice & up to lower Strymon (Struma) R.} *{900- 178} + {23-8}*
  9. Aigai (Aegeae, Edessa)
  10. {N Pieria area + C Haliacmon RV + Plain from Methone (Putzger Atlas map 7/8) to Katerini. (map 1). + Orestis & Elimeia along Upper Haliakmon (Bistriza) R valley. + Axios (Vardar) R & the sea which cut deeper into the land then than in modern times. Toward NW area of Lynkestis (around L Prespa), up to N border of Chalcidice & up to lower Strymon (Struma) R.} + Aigai (Aegeae, Edessa) *{900-179} + (23- 9)*
  11. Area of the Illyrians (except for that of the Taulantians.) + Paeonia (see foldout map in ref 46.) + Chalcidice, S coast of Thrace+ Thessaly, Thrace, along lower Danube R & along upper Strymon (Struma) R and Isker R. + Odrysean Kingdom betw Haimos Mts, (Haimos Mts = Haemus Mts = Balkan Mt Chain) Aegaen Sea & Propontus (area around Sea of Marmara). + Philippopolis, Kabyle, Alexandropolis (nr S Thracian coast).
  12. {Area of the Illyrians (except for that of the Taulantians.) + Paeonia (see foldout map in ref 46.) + Chalcidice, S coast of Thrace+ Thessaly, Thrace, along lower Danube R & along upper Strymon (Struma) R and Isker R. + Odrysean Kingdom betw Haimos Mts, (Haimos Mts = Haemus Mts = Balkan Mt. Chain) Aegaen Sea & Propontus (area around Sea of Marmara). + Philippopolis, Kabyle, Alexandropolis (nr S Thracian coast).} + {Velika & Zapadna Morava RR (Serbia).} + {AM} *{900-181} + {165-84} + {40-56}*
  13. Velika & Zapadna Morava RR (Serbia).
  14. Pontic steppes (N shore Black Sea) to Olbia.
  15. AM
  16. Mangalia in Dobrugea
  17. Kosovo, S Serbia & N Macedonia (Nis, Skopje, Kursumlijska Banja)
  18. Illyria
  19. Interior Thrace fighting Bessen in Hebros R area, Dentheleti on Upper Strymon R, Maidae betw Upper Strymon & Hebres R, reached Haines (Haemus = Balkan) Mts.
  20. {Peloponnese} *{900-768}*
  21. Peloponnese
  22. Zadar to Black Sea & from Srem to Aegean. - {W of area settled by Sagudati (51-120) which is Vardar RV betw Saloniki & Vereja (Veroia, Veria). + Vardar RV betw Saloniki & Vereja (Veroia, Veria). + Betw Crna & Treska RR betw LL Ohrid & Prespan, & in N up to Titov Veles & Kiceva, YU. + Around Teba (Thebae Phthiae) and Demetrias (ancient towns, Demetrias is modern Volos (Bolos) on Gulf of Volos (Pagasitikos Kolpos)) GR. (See map 7/8 in Putzger.) + Mesta R area in Rodope Mts (BG & N GR). + Struma R area (BG & N GR). + E of Saloniki toward Struma R & Chalcidike, GR. + Polog(a) area, Macedonia (along Upper Vardar R betw Tetovo & Gostivar) YU.} *(51-138) - {900- 714}*
  23. {W of area settled by Sagudati (51- 120) which is Vardar RV betw Saloniki & Vereja (Veroia, Veria).} + {Vardar RV betw Saloniki & Vereja (Veroia, Veria).} + {Betw Crna & Treska RR betw LL Ohrid & Prespan, & in N up to Titov Veles & Kiceva, YU.} + {Around Teba (Thebae Phthiae) and Demetrias (ancient towns, Demetrias is modern Volos (Bolos) on Gulf of Volos (Pagasitikos Kolpos)) GR. (See map 7/8 in Putzger.)} + {Mesta R area in Rodope Mts (BG & N GR).} + {Struma R area (BG & N GR).} + {E of Saloniki toward Struma R & Chalcidike, GR.} +{Polog(a) area, Macedonia (along Upper Vardar R betw Tetovo & Gostivar) YU.} *{900-704} + {900- 705} + * *{900-706} + {900-707} + * *{900-708} + {900-709} + * *{900- 710} + {51-125} *
  24. Yugoslav portion of Macedonia
  25. BG
  26. {W of area settled by Sagudati (51- 120) which is Vardar RV betw Saloniki & Vereja (Veroia, Veria). + Vardar RV betw Saloniki & Vereja (Veroia, Veria). + Betw Crna & Treska RR betw LL Ohrid & Prespan, & in N up to Titov Veles & Kiceva, YU. + Around Teba (Thebae Phthiae) and Demetrias (ancient towns, Demetrias is modern Volos (Bolos) on Gulf of Volos (Pagasitikos Kolpos)) GR. (See map 7/8 in Putzger.) + Mesta R area in Rodope Mts (BG & N GR). + Struma R area (BG & N GR). + E of Saloniki toward Struma R & Chalcidike, GR. + Polog(a) area, Macedonia (along Upper Vardar R betw Tetovo & Gostivar) YU.} - {BG} *{900-714} - {114-7}*

References

  1. Hammond, N.G.L. 1972. A History of Macedonia. Clarendon Press, Oxford. 493 pp.
  2. Miltner, Franz. 1954. Mazedoniens Aufstieg zur Weltmacht. pp 271-304. In Valjavec, Fritz (ed.). Historia Mundi. Vol. 3. Francke, Bern, Switzerland.
  3. Gustin, Mitja (ed.). 1984. Die Kelten und ihre Zeitgenossen auf dem Gebiet Jugoslawiens. [Serbo-Croat with Germany summary] Catalogue of an exhibition. National Museum, Ljublijana, Yugoslavia. 131 pp.
  4. Vernadsky, George. 1943. Ancient Russia. Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut. 425 pp.
  5. Wiesner, Joseph. 1963. Die Thraker. W. Kohlhammer, Stuttgart, W. Germany. 256 pp + 12 pl.
  6. Randa, Alexander (ed.). 1958. Alteuropa. pp. 397-426. In Handbuch der Weltgeschichte, 2nd edition. Walter Verlag, Olten, Switzerland.
  7. Vlachovic, Petar. 1979. Ethnology of Yugoslavia--General Part 1--Ethnogenesis of the Yugoslav Peoples. Part I. (In Serbo-Croat) Mimeographed lecture notes. Belgrade.
  8. Vukanovia, Tatomir. 1974. L'EthnogenSse des Slaves du Sud. [Serbo-Croat with French summary] Bulletin du Mus,e de Vranje 10:1-370 + 37 pl.