Macleod of Talisker

____________   Note: Not having done very much to this account for some time, and with no plans for continuing research, I thought I would make what was to hand […]

Clan Carruthers Chiefship

  It is always a great privilege to be involved in any petition whether for a Chiefship or a title, be it a Baronetcy, a Peerage, an Earldom or a […]

The Missing Edmonstone of Duntreath

  The genealogy of the 16th century family of Edmonstone of Duntreath continually niggled away at me as, chronologically, what the evidence appeared to say didn’t quite fit as it […]

Weir of Stanebyres

  I have noticed the existence of some confusion in relation to the antiquity of the family of Weir of Stanebyres. The assertion is that William Weir, younger son of […]

The Mure of Rowallan Baronetcy

The Mure of Rowallan “Baronetcy”   Occasionally within what are expected to be uncomplicated, dry, uninspiring items of evidence something curious is stumbled upon. Such was the case with the […]

John Stewart, last of Annat.

      The fate of the last of the senior male line of the Stewarts of Annat, John Stewart of Annat, has long been shrouded in uncertainty, principally because […]