William David Lynn (Cameron), Laird of Loch Lynn (1640 - 1727) MP

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Birthplace: Kilmacrenan, Argyle, Loch Linnhe, Scotland
Death: Died in Fredericksburg, VA, USA
Occupation: Laird of Lynn
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About William David Lynn (Cameron), Laird of Loch Lynn

Laird Of Loch Lynn

The Laird of Loch Lynn: The Encyclopedia Brittanica Library Research Service states: The Loch Lynn referred to is "The Loch Linnhe" in western Scotland, County of Inverness. It extends from the Firth of Lome which empties into the Scottish Sea and extends north and east for a distance of 21 miles. The region was the home of the Camerons and McDonalds and of the Dukes of Argyll of the Clan Campbell. It was the seat of many of the principal historical Highland Clans.

Little is known of the Laird of Loch Lynn. He was of Presbyterian faith and was forced to flee Scotland for Ulster, Ireland due to religious persecution.

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The Lynns of Cunningham Dist, Ayrshire, Scotland were of the Boyd clan. According to web page appalachian home.tripod.com David was David Cameron, "Laird of Loch Linnhe" in Scotland. He was born betw 1640-1645 in Scotland. He was of the Presbyterian faith and was forced to flee Scotland for Ulster, Ireland due to religious persecution. He was known as David of Lynn. He's also been called William David Lynn. -------------------- the Laird of Loch Lynn?

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Dr. William Lynn's Timeline

1640
1640
Kilmacrenan, Argyle, Loch Linnhe, Scotland
1670
1670
Age 30
Kilmacrennan, County Donegal, Ulster, Ireland
1693
July 3, 1693
Age 53
Ruskie,Drumachose,Derry,Ireland
1695
1695
Age 55
SC, USA
1700
1700
Age 60
1727
1727
Age 87
Fredericksburg, VA, USA
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