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People Connected to Inverness-shire

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  • Reverend Gavin Lang, Minister of the Gospel at Inverness (1835 - 1919)
    THE REVEREND GAVIN LANG Minister of the Gospel at Inverness: Formerly Assistant Minister at Sandyford, Glasgow (1864); Minister at Fyvie in Aberdeenshire (1865); Minister at Glassford in Lanarkshire ...
  • John Lockhart, Merchant in Inverness (b. - 1714)
    JOHN LOCKHART Merchant in Inverness: Burgess of Inverness; Bailie of Inverness Spurious Pedigree It has been suggested, in an account published by FamilySearch, that John Lockhart, here tre...
  • Neil Buchanan (c.1766 - d.)
    Neil Buchanan was at No. 2 Teangue in 1841 - 1841 Sleat - No. 2 Teangue Neil Buchanan 75 Aglab Margaret Buchanan 75 Wife Margt Buchanan 25 Janet Buchanan 21 Anne Buchanan 2 (grand daughter)...
  • Malcolm MacPherson (c.1766 - d.)
    Information supplied by Clan Donald Genealogical database, Armadale - Malcolm was a crofter paying rent in 1778, 1802 and 1823 in Kylerhea, Sleat. He died before 1855 as no death is registered.
  • Angus Buchanan (c.1805 - 1893)

People Connected to Inverness-shire

Historic County of Scotland

Image right - Inverness-shire within Scotland in 1890

See also

Inverness-shire Main Page
Inverness-shire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards
Historic Houses of Inverness-shire

How to use this Page

  1. Please link any GENI Profiles with links to Inverness-shire to this project.
  2. You can ALSO add the earliest heads of families to the list of Inverness-shire Families on Geni below (don't forget to link their profiles to the project as well). These would usually be male! Please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

Note People with links to Inverness-shire can be linked to the project but not necessarily added to the list below.

People connected to Inverness-shire can also be linked to the following projects.


Historical and Political people

- accommodated by the project Historical Inverness-shire (Link to follow) which covers the History of Inverness-shire and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please visit Inverness-shire - Famous People and add them to the listing there.


People from Inverness-shire who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "Inverness-shire families on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.

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Heads of Inverness-shire Families on Geni

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Emigrants from Inverness-shire

Please add the names of people from Inverness-shire who settled in the "New World"




South Africa

1820 British Settlers in South Africa

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