David MONRO, Of Allan

David MONRO, Of Allan

Male 1808 - 1893

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  • Name  David MONRO, Of Allan 
    Suffix  Of Allan 
    Born  1808 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  18 Dec 1893 
    Person ID  I30837  Munro
    Last Modified  4 Sep 2009 

    Father  Charles Mackenzie MONRO, Of Allan,   b. Est 1750, Of, Kingsmills, Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1819, Of, Allan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Catherine HOUSTOUN,   b. Est 1769,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  1803 
    Family ID  F10636  Group Sheet

    Family  Elizabeth BENNET,   b. Abt 1810,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  31 Dec 1830 
    Children 
     1. Charles MONRO,   b. Abt 1831,   d. Infant
     2. Charles MONRO,   b. 1834,   d. 1855, At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. William MONRO,   b. 1835,   d. 26 Aug 1890
     4. Robert Clifford Lloyd MONRO,   b. 1837,   d. 1854, At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location
    >5. David MONRO, Of Allan,   b. 1839, Allan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >6. Francis James Fraser MONRO,   b. 1843,   d. 15 Dec 1878, Calcutta, , West Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Hugh Ross MONRO,   b. 1845,   d. Sep 1872, Shotpore Dist., Punjaub, India Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. Catherine MONRO,   b. Abt 1848,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. George Alexander Ross MONRO,   b. 1852,   d. 1874, Fort Monckton, Portsmouth Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Elizabeth Leila MONRO,   b. Abt 1854,   d. 1888
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2009 
    Family ID  F10629  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Ref: "History of the Munros of Fowlis" by A. Mackenzie -Inverness (1898) - p.
      297-298

      Charles died in 1819, when he was succeeded by his elder son,

      IX. David Monro, when only eleven years old, having been bonr in 1808. Educated at Edinburgh, he entered the army in 1826 as Ensign in the 76th Regiment, at the time quartered in Jersey. He served with it for the next five years in Ireland, sold out in 1831, and in that year settled on his paternal estate. He was a D.L. and J.P. for the counties of Ross and Cromarty since 1831.

      He married on the 31st of December, 1830, Elizabeth daughter and only child of William Bennet, Kinmylies, near Inverness, with issue--

      David Monro, who had been in personal possession of the family estates for the extraordinary long period of 76 years, died on the 18th of December, 1893, when he was succeeded by his only surviving son, X. Captain David Monro.

      Ref: "History of the Munros of Fowlis" by A. Mackenzie -Inverness (1898) - p.
      296