Captain John Munro, 3rd of Obsdale

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John Munro

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. John Munro, 2nd of Obsdale and Catherine Gordon
Brother of Sir George Munro, 1st of Newmore; Sir Robert Munro, 3rd Baronet of Foulis; Janet Munro Gordon; Colonel Alexander Munro; Colonel David Munro and 1 other

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About Captain John Munro, 3rd of Obsdale

Biographical Summary

"III. John Munro, who followed his father's profession of arms. He is referred to in 1638 as "Tutor of Fowlis," and at his death was a Captain in the army. John was drowned at sea in 1639, while on his way to join the Swedish army in Germany.

He died unmarried, and was succeeded in the estate and as representative of the family by his next brother."

SOURCE: History of the Munros of Fowlis: with genealogies of the principal families of the name to which are added those of Lexington and New England; Alexander Mackenzie; 1898; page 175

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