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  • Agnes Harrison (1836 - 1920)
    Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Apr 4 2020, 20:27:31 UTC
  • Agnes Robertson (1736 - 1769)
    GEDCOM Source ===@R-1697784381@ Ancestry Family Trees Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. This information comes from 1 or...
  • Agnes Robertson (c.1720 - d.)
    Agnes Moyes, daughter of Archibald , Sr. Moyes and Jean Suttie, married John Robertson, his parents unknown as of November 2016. He is not to be confused with John Robinson who married Ann Bradshaw

About the Robertson surname


Patronymic name meaning "son of Robert." Robert is a Welsh given name Robert which comes from the Old German "Hrodebert" meaning "fame, bright."

The name was made when the Scottish clan Duncan fought valiantly alongside Robert the Bruce. To thank the chieftan, he said that 'your sons will be called my sons.' Thus the name was made.