Walter, 4th Laird of Buchanan

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Walter Buchanan, 4th Laird of Buchanan

Birthplace: Buchanan,,Stirlingshire,Scotland
Death: Buchanan, Stirlingshire, Scotland
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Son of Anselan McCausland, 3rd Laird of Buchanan
Father of Gerald, 5th Laird of Buchanan

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About Walter, 4th Laird of Buchanan

Succession of Clan Buchanan Chiefs

The first six Clan Chiefs are poorly represented in historical records and are included by some Clan historians and omitted by others. Buchanan of Auchmar and Guthrie Smith commence their respective numbering of Chiefs at a different person, and describe a different order and number of Chiefs following Sir Walter 11th of Buchanan. In part this is due to the heir apparent not succeeding to the chiefship before he dies and chiefship passing directly from grandfather to grandchild. The following lineage reconciles Guthrie Smith and Buchanan of Auchmar and their respective numbering is in parenthesis.

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Walter, 4th Laird of Buchanan's Timeline

Age 45
Buchanan, Stirlingshire, Scotland