Historical notices of the Clan Gregor, from authentic sources by Donald Gregory

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by james macgregor, dean of lismore ; and a translation of dean macgregor's chronicle. Historical notices of the Clan Gregor, from authentic sources.

Download files Complete book: Colour composite text file (pdf) IIIF Manifest Historical notices of the Clan Gregor, from authentic sources; A selection of almost printed items relating to the history of Scottish families, mostly dating from the 19th and early 20th.

Clan,easonablybesupposed, that papers inthe possession of the descendants of many of the familiesmentioned in this Essay would, if examined,throw considerable,light on many points still obscure. Historical notices of the Clan Gregor, from authentic sources.

[Donald Gregory; James MacGregor] "Part I. containing an inquiry into the history of the Clan preceeding the yeara Latin chronicle and obituary compiled in the reign of James V by James MacGregor, Dead of Lismore and a translation of Dean MacGregor's Chronicle.

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Shelfmark: (28) Additional NLS resources: Library catalogue record; Attribution and copyright: The physical item used to create this digital version is out of copyright; More information. History of the clan Gregor, from public records and private collections; compiled at the request of the Clan Gregor Society Volume 1 [MacGregor, Amelia Georgiana Murray] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

History of the clan Gregor, from public records and private collections; compiled at the request of the Clan Gregor Society Volume 11/5(1). One of the objects of the Clan Gregor Society, instituted inis – “To publish ancient or interesting documents or articles on interesting events connected with, and to compile an authentic history of, the Clan and of the different families belonging to it.”.

Historical Notices of the Clan Gregor by Donald Gregory The Laird of Makgregour's Declaratioun The Wicked Clan Gregor by Joseph Anderson Robert Abrach and Tomzarloch Clanship and Feudalism The Castle of Finlarig The Children of the Mist The Jacobite Cause - to Clan Gregor in Montrose's Campaigns Title: History of the Clan Gregor: A.D.

Volume 1 of History of the Clan Gregor: From Public Records and Private Collections; Comp. at the Request of the Clan Gregor Society, Amelia Georgiana Murray MacGregor: Author. OFFICERS HEREDITARYCHIEF SirMalcolmMacGregorofMacGregor,Bart., Edinchip,Balquhidder,Scotland OFFICERSELECTED, MayMagruder Chieftain CalebClarkeMagruder RankingDeputyChieftain well Scribe JohnFrancisMacGregorBowie DeputyScribe aJulia(Magruder)Bukey Registrar AlexanderMuncaster Chancellor.

Our History A Brief History. The Clan Gregor held lands in Glenstrae, Glenlochy, Glenlyon, Glengyle, and Glenorchy. They were descended from the ancient Celtic royal family through the hereditary Abbots of Glendochart, a descent which is proclaimed in the motto, ‘S Rioghal Mo Dhream translated as Royal is.

Historical notices of the Clan Gregor, from authentic sources by Donald Gregory 1 edition - first published in The alternative is to take at face value the genealogical descent of the Clan Gregor as given in the book of the Dean of Lismore.

At page of the MacLauchlan edition of is the poem by Duncan MacDougall Maoil - Some historians have taken this as descent from the 9th century King Alpin, father of Kenneth MacAlpin who united the Picts and. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

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D., (Classic Reprint) (): Amelia Georgiana Murray Macgregor: Books4/5(1). Historical Notices of the Clan Gregor (). Burke's Commoners. Herald and Genealogist, vol Harleian Society, vol History of the Clan Gregor ().

Brown's History of the Highlands (4 vols.). Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (30 vols.). Exchequer Rolls of Scotland (4 vols.).

Scottish History Society (35 vols.). The Scots Peerage (9 vols.). Clan Gregor or Clan MacGregor is a Highland Scottish clan dating back to the early s. The clan’s most famous member is the legendary Rob Roy MacGregor of the late 17th and early 18th centuries. The Clan is also known to have been among the first families of Scotland to begin playing the bagpipes in the early 17th century.

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Brown in English. The American Clan Gregor Society, Inc is a genealogy-based charitable organization whose members consist primarily of lineal descendants of MacGregors who emigrated from Scotland to America prior to It was organized inmaking it one of the oldest Scottish clan societies in the United States.

The Clan Gregor entry, often cited in support of the most grandiose claims about the clan chiefs’ genealogy, has been described by historian Martin MacGregor as “a work of sustained fiction.” In short, be skeptical of claims that are not backed up by citations of sources.

Be proactive in following up on those sources. The Clan Gregor Society of Scotland was founded in to further interest in the history and culture of this famous Highland clan.

Clan Gregor or Clan MacGregor is a Highland Scottish clan. The clan's most famous member is the legendary Rob Roy MacGregor of the late 17th and early 18th centuries. This video is. Historical notices of the Clan Gregor, from authentic sources () History and genealogy of the family of Wauchope of Niddrie-Merschell () History of the Carlile family Paisley branch ().

Gregor or MacGregor Clan Gregor, or Clan MacGregor, is a Highland Scottish ed for nearly two hundred years after losing their lands in a long power struggle with the Clan Campbell, the Clan Gregor claims descent from Constantin and wife and cousin Malvina, first son of Doungallas and wife Spontana (daughter of a High King of Ireland) and grandson of Giric, the third son of Alpín.

This monumental study of Clan Gregor is as near comprehensive a history of this family in all its branches as is likely to be found in the modern world.

It begins with a discussion of the early origins of the clan and proceeds through the history of the family from the 13th through the 16th century. History Origins of the clan.

The Clan Gregor held lands in Glen Orchy, Glenlochy and Glenstrae. According to Iain Moncreiffe the MacGregors were descended from an ancient Celtic royal family, through the Abbots of Glendochart. This is alluded to in the clan's motto: "Royal is my race".District: Argyll, Perthshire Highlands.

Source Information History of the clan Gregor: from public records and private collections [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Operations Inc, Inthe Society of Antiquaries of Scotland published Gregory’s Historical Notices of the Clan Gregor, at the outset of which he noted that The total want of private papers and title-deeds connected with the different branches of this family and the defective state of the earlier records of Scotland, in relation more especially to the Highlands, have made this investigation no easy task.

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Renwick () History of Moffat with frequent notices of Moffatdale and Annandale - W. Turnbull (). Clan Gregor Society, Dundee. K likes. The Clan Gregor Society was instituted in and is one of the oldest clan societies in Scotland.

Visit us at /5(14). Source NEHGS # CS 71G Acknowledgements to Rob Gregg (M.A./USA). PART ONE - SCOTLAND. History of the Clan Gregor. The history of the Highland Clans of Scotland, from the earliest glimmerings of their legendary chronicles over a thousand years ago down to the middle of the seventeenth century (), is one of almost continual conflicts, turmoils, feuds, massacres, and.

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1 being to ignore and 10 to include Clan Donald traditions as source material. Manuscripts wonderful web site of Ronnie and Máire Black that allow everyone to see tracings and the original Genealogies of the manuscript courtesy of the National. David Tee - - When you go back into history, even if it is only a little over years, as it is for the MacGregors, details get tradition holds to the idea that Gregor the son of Kenneth MacAlpin was the first chief, other claims have it that the clan MacGregor descended from the Abbots of Glendochart, a royal Celtic line.

Following the MacGregor massacre of more than Colquhouns – and a party of schoolboys who came to watch - at the Battle of Glen Fruin inKing James VI outlawed the MacGregor Clan. Under the Proscriptive Acts of Clan Gregor, which came into force on the 3rd of April the name MacGregor "altogidder abolished" and bearing the.

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