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Offline JenB

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Re: Where was Fanno and Queensmanour ?
« Reply #9 on: Wednesday 14 March 18 20:44 GMT (UK) »
To this period belonged an Andrew Wood, described as of a knightly family in Forfarshire, who married Phillis, elder daughter of Archibald Adam of Fanno, in Rescobie, who sold these lands in the reign of King Charles I., and acquired those of Queensmanor, in the parish of Forfar.
https://archive.org/stream/angusorforfarshi04ward/angusorforfarshi04ward_djvu.txt
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Re: Where was Fanno and Queensmanour ?
« Reply #10 on: Wednesday 14 March 18 20:46 GMT (UK) »
To this period belonged an Andrew Wood, described as of a knightly family in Forfarshire, who married Phillis, elder daughter of Archibald Adam of Fanno, in Rescobie, who sold these lands in the reign of King Charles I., and acquired those of Queensmanor, in the parish of Forfar.
https://archive.org/stream/angusorforfarshi04ward/angusorforfarshi04ward_djvu.txt

Ah - the link to the two places  :D
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Re: Where was Fanno and Queensmanour ?
« Reply #11 on: Wednesday 14 March 18 20:57 GMT (UK) »
Thank you everyone for your help in tracking these place down. I think you're all spot on with them.

Makes sense, brilliant work guys as always.

Really appreciated.

Liv.
Kincardineshire
Sheret, Hosie, Valentine, Crow, Beattie, McArthur, Wyllie, Moffat
Angus (Forfarshire)
Adam, Valentine, Ewan, Beattie, Guild, Kydd, Bradford, Stronner, Gibson, Cloudsley, Evans, Stewart, Stott, Tindal
Perthshire
Small, Robertson, Murray
Ross & Cromarty
Cameron, Stewart, Grant
Banffshire - Gamrie
Anderson, Massie