Hector Munro, 3rd of Kiltearn

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Hector Munro

Death: circa 1620
Immediate Family:

Son of John Munro, 2nd of Kiltearn and Christian Urquhart
Husband of Margaret Sutherland
Father of William Munro, 4th of Kiltearn

Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About Hector Munro, 3rd of Kiltearn

Biographical Summary

"III. Hector Munro, who married Margaret, daughter of John Sutherland of Balblair, with issue —

  • William, his heir and successor.
  • Robert, who accompanied Colonel John Munro of Obsdale to the German wars, " out of love to see his friends (and) who, contracting a fever at Wittenberg, died there, and was honourably buried." He had, however, married, and left a son, Major Donald, whose son, Colonel Hector Munro, served in Ireland and other parts, and left a daughter who married a Mr Kelly and became the mother of the famous soldier of that name.
  • Janet, who married George, third son of Hector Munro, I. of Fyrish, with issue.

Hector died about 1620, when he was succeeded by his elder son."

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 380