Scottish families

As y’all know my Hunter One-Name Study is mainly Hunter families located in Scotland, but with the BIG family tree I seem to want to research other surnames as well.  Following are other surnames of interest in Scotland: Douglas Forbes, Baron Forbes Hamilton Hay Home Keith, Earl Marischal of Scotland […]

These Three Gateway Ancestors

Elizabeth Montgomery, Barbara Yeats and Mary Kerr yield descent from the following families. Herbert, Earl of Pembroke Maltass of Smyrna, Turkey Icard of Smyrna, Turkey Hunter of Hunterston, Ayrshire, Scotland (and of Croyland Abbey, Lincolnshire) Craufurd of Ayrshire Orby of Croyland Abbey, Lincolnshire Gerard, Earl of Macclesfield Horseman of Burton […]