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Male Abt 1745 -


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  • Name Maclaren   [2
    Born Abt 1745  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I141  My Genealogy

    Father A1-Start-Maclaren,   b. Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret (Laurie) Lawrie,   b. Abt 1750, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Maclaren,   b. Abt 1770, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1819  (Age ~ 48 years)
     2. Robert (of Bainsford) Maclaren,   b. Abt 1778, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1826, Bainsford, Scotland. Aged 48 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • May have been a fugitive from the '45 rebellion and had to change hisname. Consequently confusion ref use of the name of Lawrie, his wife'sname.

      There is a story in the family that he or one of his predecessors (fatheror grandfather) was in Bonnie Prince Charlie's Artillery and took part inthe bombardment of Stirling castle.

      See Robert Maclaren of Bainsford for more information.
      Looking for information on him, his ancestors and other descendents. Ifyou have any leads please E mail Hamish Maclaren at maclaren@earthlink.net

      More Maclaren info at
      http://home.earthlink.net/~maclaren/
      Called "Maclaren & Birtwistle Information" which has a link to the mainpage.
      The family tree on FamilyTree Maker website "Robert Maclaren 1776-1826 &Ralph de Birdtwisell 1160" is at
      http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/m/a/c/Hamish-S-Maclaren/
      This has lots of reports, obituaries, photos, etc..

      Maclarens
      Most of the information on this line of Maclarens has come from a Report(about 1950s) of research into the family of Robert Maclaren ofBainsford. (Also Laurie, Shaw, Liddell, Peddie, Findlay, Renny.)Commissioned by John Frederick Peverell Maclaren.
      Much information was collected over many years by him and his daughterJean Gaselle Greer.
      Plus additional information on Maclarens of 20th & 21st Centuries isprovided by family members.

      Information on Maclaren Chiefs is mostly from:
      Margaret Maclaren of Maclaren. "The Maclarens. A History of Clan Labhran".
      1976 & 1984. ISBN 0 946270 10 4. Copyright Donald Maclaren of Maclaren.
      The Pentland Press, Edinburgh. Printed & bound by McCorquodale (Scotland)Ltd.

      And from information that Banks McLaurin found in "Notable Events in Clanand National History".

  • Sources 
    1. [S883] Hamish Maclaren.

    2. [S2] Mac 14Febxx.FTW.