Hugh Ross, 1st of Balnagowen

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Hugh Ross

Birthplace: Balnagowan, Scotland
Death: Died in Balnagowan, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Hugh, 4th Earl of Ross and Margaret Graham, of Old Montrose
Husband of Margaret Graham, of Ury and Margaret Barclay
Father of Jean Ross and William Ross, 2nd Lord of Balnagown
Brother of Jean de Ross; Lillias de Ross; Euphame Munro; Janet de Ros and Euphemia de Ross, Queen Consort of Scotland
Half brother of Marjory de Ross; William III, 5th Earl of Ross and John Ross

Occupation: First Laird of Balnagowan
Managed by: Douglas John Nimmo
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About Hugh Ross, 1st of Balnagowen

The chiefship of the Clan Ross passed to Earl William's brother Hugh Ross of Rariches, who was granted a charter, in 1374, for the lands of Balnagowan

Hugh Ross, the first Laird of Balnagowan, married Margaret Graham of Ury, and their offspring were William and Jean.


Chief Hugh "Hugh of Rarichies, O'Beolan" Ross aka Ross

Born about 1318 in Rarichies, Cromarty, Scotlanndmap [uncertain]

Son of Hugh (Ross) de Ross and Margaret (Graham) Ross

Brother of Margery (Ross) Strathearn, William (Ross) de Ross, John Ross, Margaret Ross, Euphemia (Ross) Stewart, Janet O'Beolan, Jean (Ross) Munro and Lilias Ross

Husband of Margaret (Barclay) Ross — married [date unknown] [location unknown]

Husband of Margaret (Graham) O'Beolan — married 1836 (to 1374) in Ury, Scotlandmap

Father of William Ross, William O'Beolan, Jean O'Beolan and David O'Beolan

Died before June 1371 in Balnaggowan, Scotlandmap

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Hugh Ross, 1st of Balnagowen's Timeline

Balnagowan, Scotland
November 29, 1329
Age 5
Ross, Ross & Cromarty, , Scotland
Age 17
Balnagowan, Scotland
February 26, 1368
Age 44
Balnagowan, Scotland
August 10, 1374
Age 44