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Surname Areas Covered Additional Information File Submitted
Baikie Wick and Canisbay Caithness, and Australia Descendents (mostly in Australia ) of Donald Gunn (1853-1918) and Helen Baikie (1858-1948) married 1882. Also  2 generations of Donald Gunn's ancestors back to Peter Gunn and Margaret Manson m.1781 51 1990
Baillie Midgarty, Gartymore, Loth Sutherland Extensive notes on the descendents of Alexander and Margaret Bruce m.  around 1800. Details of a first wife Betty Bailiie also given. Also details of the family of son William, who married Isabella Cuthbert in 1845 in Loth. In all 5 generations. 161 2011
Baillie Golspie   2 generations from John Baillie and Margaret MacKay  both born  in Golspie who had a daughter Christina in 1852 168 2011
Baillie Dochfour Inverness, Reelig, Belladrum. Descendents of Hugh Baillie b.1710 in Dochfour and married Emilia Fraser about 1712 in Reelig 209 2011
Bain Lauder 2 generations after 1826 16 1990
Bain East Clith, Latheron, Wick 3 generations from c1796 57 1993
Bain Nairn 2 generations since c1860 60 1995
Bain Kiltearn, Ross-shire 2 generations from c1770 83 1993
Bain Gairloch Descendents of Duncan Baine and Anabell Baine m.27.3.1803 84 1987
Bain Gairloch Parish Births in Gairloch from OPRs, 1802-1826 84 1987
Bain Halkirk 3 generations from William Bain and Janet Waterm.1797 in Halkirk 147 2011
Bain Avoch 2 generations from John MacLennan b. 25.2.1792  and Margaret Bain b. 30.12.1804 in Avoch. 151 2011
Bain Tain, Rogart 4 generations from William Bain ( christened 17.2.1791) Tain area  and Janet Murray ( born c 1797) of Creich  168 2011
Bain Tain, Kilmuir, Rogart, Edinburgh 5 generations descended from William Bain  ( b. 1795) in Tain and a Janet Murray. Their son Alexander (1824 - 1908) married Catherine Ross (1830 Rogart-1919) in 1852 in Rogart. 214 2011
Bain Kiltearn USA Descendents of Duncan Bain and Janet Gollan whose son Donald Bain ( d.Lemlair 1890) m. Ann Fraser (d.1852 Ardullie), daughter of Colin Fraser and Ann Munro, on 10.6.1831 in Kiltearn. 288 2012
Bain Cromarty Kirkhill Australia Descendents of John McKay and Barbara McDonald whose son John (b.1815) married  Cathrine Jack (b.1822 Cromarty), daughter of John Jack and Catherine Bain (m.1816), on 13th December 1844 in Cromarty. 308 2013
Baine Gairloch Descendents of Duncan Baine and Anabell Baine m.27.3.1803 84 1987
Bannerman Golspie 2 generations from c1770 to 1879 90 1993
Bannerman Inverness Pictou N.S.  Canada Descendents of John Bannerman and Jane Fraser whose daughter  Barbara Bannerman  (1820-1888) married John Fraser ( 1824-1914) on 27th Dec 1850, their son Robert was born in Pictou in 1855. 253 2012
Barron Dores, Petty Dunbarton-shire and Surrey. Descendents of John McKinnon b. Kilmonivaig, and Mary Barron of Dores, whose daughter Eliza McKinnon (1861 Petty- 1932) married Robert Hughes (1860-1929) 305 2013
Beaton Inverness, Aberdeen Pedigree goes back to before 1790 8 1993
Beaton Petty, Inverury (sic), and others Information about Bethune alias Beaton including an example of the interchange of the name. 43 nk
Beaton Dochcairn (Strathpeffer) Helen Beaton (born 1797) married Murdoch MacDonald from Dingwall. 159 2011
Beaton Knockfarrell Fodderty Ottawa British Columbia Descendents of Murdoch MacKay and Grace Beaton or Bethune whose son Kenneth ( or Donald) MacKay of Knockfarrell (abt 1812-1866) married Catherine Cameron ( abt 1822-1885) 241 2011
Beaton Carnoch Strath Conon and British Columbia Descendents of Murdoch MacKay and Grace Beaton or Bethune whose daughter Catherine ( d.1883 Carnoch Strath Conon) married Donald Matheson (( d. 1877 Carnoch Strath Conon ) 241 2011
Begg Bower, Dunnet, Caithness 3 generations back to c1760 20 1987
Begg Gills, Canisbay, Caithness 5 generations from Robert Begg (1812-1902) m. Catherine Geddes (1817-1892) 164 2011
Bethune Petty, Inverury (sic), and others Information about Bethune alias Beaton including an example of the interchange of the name. 43 nk
Bethune Ardross, Glasgow Some descendents of Alexander Bethune (1781 1866) (Merchant in Glasgow) and Catherine Munro (b1794). 55 1982
Bethune Fodderty, Munlochy and Australia Extensive family tree and descendents of John MacLennan (alias McCandy/McAndy) and Elizabeth Bethune, born c1780.   129 2011
Bethune Knockfarrell Fodderty Ottawa British Columbia Descendents of Murdoch MacKay and Grace Beaton or Bethune whose son Kenneth ( or Donald) MacKay of Knockfarrell (abt 1812-1866) married Catherine Cameron ( abt 1822-1885) 241 2011
Bethune Carnoch Strath Conon and British Columbia Descendents of Murdoch MacKay and Grace Beaton or Bethune whose daughter Catherine ( d.1883 Carnoch Strath Conon) married Donald Matheson (( d. 1877 Carnoch Strath Conon ) 241 2011
Bethune Bonar Bridge, Creich, Lairg, Edinburgh Descendents of William Munro ( died bef.1863) who m. Isabella Bethune ( died bef. 1863). Their son Robert (abt 1797 Tulloch Bonar-1867Bonar) married Euphemia ( Effy ) McDonald (1812 Lairg-1891Bonar). 279 2012
Bethune Knockbain, Kilmuir Wester Suddy Inverurie Descendents of Alexander Beaton or Bethune (b.1819) and Jane McKenzie (1823-1919) m.7.5.1849  whose daughter Ann Bethune or Beaton(1848 Avoch -1930 Inverurie) m James Dann (1845 Chapel of Garioch-1889 Inverurie) on 25.4.1874. 287 2012
Black Rothiemurchus, Tomintoul, Abernethy, various Very extensive family tree of descendents of James Allan (1777 1861) and Ann Stuart Black (1771 1833).  James Allan's father was Alexander Allan (born c1710) an itinerant schoolmaster for S.P.C.K., later a farmer in Banffshire. 54 1985
Black Inverness, Petty  London and Canada Descendents of Peter Black ( b 1799) and Helen MacGillivray (b.1805) m. 21.1.1825. Their daughter Helen Black (c1839. d in Winnipeg) m Alexander Austin (b.1835 Forres)  on 2nd March 1861 in London. 289 2012
Blue Colonsay Canada Descendents of Malcoln Blue  born 1770 and Janet McDonald of Colonsay whose son Malcolm married Peggy McLuggash in 1817 on Colonsay.Their grandson married Anne Currie in (possibly Paisley) Ontario in 1877. 217 2011
Boog Ross & Cromarty 2 generations from James Boog 1736-1810 of Skelbo Castle and Christina Ross 1727-1817 154 2011
Boyd Bowmore (Islay), Glasgow 3 generations from James Boyd 1821-1878 and Helen Douglas 1824 - 1859 145 2011
Boyd Kilmallie, Inveroy Kilmonivaig 3 generations descended from  Ewan Boyd born 1759 in Kilmallie 163 2011
Brodie Avoch 4 generations from George Patience b. Circa 1848 and Jane Brodie born 1847 Avoch 144 2011
Brown Bonhill, Dunmbarton 3 generations from 1830 19 1987
Brown Stornoway 2 generations from 1790 57 1993
Brown Tiree 2 generations  from John MacKinnon and Ann Brown b. 1816 Kilkenneth Tiree 165 2011
Bruce Aberdour, Strichen, Aberlour 5 generations from 1760 1 2000
Bruce Sutherland, Loth, Caithness. Descendents of William Bruce (1744-1841) and Ann MacKay (1743-1841) 44 1990
Bruce Elgin, Glasgow Descendents of John Bruce (c1765 - 1842) and Isobel Gun (1771 - 1843). 65 1984
Bruce Caithness Extracts from the 1861 census for Caithness. 134 1990
Bruce Midgarty, Gartymore, Loth Sutherland Extensive notes on the descendents of Alexander and Margaret Bruce m.  around 1800. Details of a first wife Betty Bailiie also given. Also details of the family of son William, who married Isabella Cuthbert in 1845 in Loth. In all 5 generations. 161 2011
Bruce Rogart, Ouvaig Dornoch, Linside Sutherland Descendents of Donald Bruce ( b. 1799-1872, Rogart ) and Margaret Murray ( 1818-1891 Rogart )  through their son John b. 1848 Ouvaig(?) 210 2011
Bruce Kildonan Helmsdale and Liverpool Descendents of Gordon McKenzie (b.1805) and Betty Bruce (b.1808) whose daughter Alexandrina McKenzie ( b. 1848 Kildonan -1919 Edinburgh) married Alexander MacKenzie  ( 1833 Nigg-1883. 265 2012
Brydon Caithness, Elgin, Glasgow Descendents of Martin Brydon (1756 - 1840) and Jean Henry (died 22/3/1841). 65 1984
Buchanan Lewis Uigen ,Torridon Descendents of Murdo Buchanan and Christina MacDonald whose son Angus Buchanan (1829-1857 Lewis) married Christina Matheson (b. 1833 in Lewis) 313 2013
Budge Halkirk 3 generations from c1750 85 n/k
Budge Skye Information about Donald Roy Macdonald "Donald Roy of the '45" (1708 - 1784 ?) - also includes information about the Macdonald's of Cnocowe and Budges of Skye 123 2010
Burges Grantown on Spey, Keith, Tain 4 generations from c1798.  Possible link to Burges/Burgess in USA 57 1993
Burgess Grantown on Spey, Keith, Tain 4 generations from c1798.  Possible link to Burges/Burgess in USA 57 1993
Burnett Inverness New Zealand  Descendents of Alexander Burnett  (1802-1872) who married Helen Stoddart (1806-1888) and had a son James (1830-1904) in Scotland,. James married Jane MacKenzie (1825-1910) in December 1853. Jane was the daughter of Kenneth MacKenzie (abt 1791-1884) and Catherine MacDonald b. abt 1789 in Ross-shire. 322 2014

 

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