Hector MUNRO, of Culcraggie

Hector MUNRO, of Culcraggie

Male Est 1652 -

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  • Name  Hector MUNRO, of Culcraggie 
    Suffix  of Culcraggie 
    Born  Est 1652  Of, Culcraggie, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Of, Culmellachie, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I10963  Munro
    Last Modified  19 Apr 2010 

    Father  John MUNRO, Of Culcraggie,   b. Est 1607, Of, Culcragie, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Catherine MUNRO,   b. Est 1627,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F3947  Group Sheet

    Family  Isabella ROSS,   b. Est 1654,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F11398  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Hector Munro of Culcragie was a Lieutenant in a foot company under Sir George Munro in Germany. After he returned, he sold Culcragie to John Burges Munro of Edinburgh.

      Ref: "The Munro Tree (1734)" by R. W. Munro - M/36

      "John Munro of Culcragie married Katherine daughter to Hugh Munro of Teaninich by whom he had Andrew who dyed Hector Donald and severall daughters."

      Ref: "The Munro Tree (1734)" by R. W. Munro - M/37

      Hector Munro of Culcragie was Lieut. to a foot company under Sir George Munro of Newmore in Germany and returning thence sold of Culcragie to John Munro Burges of Edinburgh.

      Hector was wounded at Oldenburg. On his return home, he married Isabella Ross, daughter of the Rev. Robert Ross, minister of Alness. Hector and Isabella had a sasine dated 2 Apr 1633 oin part of the lands of Culmellochie.

      He sold his commission and the estate of Culcraggie to John Munro, "Burgess of Edinburgh," third son of Andrew Munro, I. of Kincraig.

      References:

      (1) "History of the Munros of Fowlis" by A. Mackenzie - Inverness (1898) - p.
      359-360

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA