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  • ? Somerville (deceased)
    ? SOMERVILLE=== William of Somerville of Linton and Carnwath is reported to have had a daughter, name not known, who was a prisoner in Scotland in 1318, presumably because her father was in the service...
  • … Somerville (c.1423 - c.1492)
    Not a known daughter of Sir Thomas Somerville, 1st Lord Somerville ? SOMERVILLE According to the Scots Peerage, Thomas, Lord Somerville had a daughter who is said to have been married to Sir David S...
  • Agnes Colquhoun of Luss (b. - aft.1528)
    The Scots Peerage VIII: 15 Colquhoun1 F, #245671, d. after 1528 Agnes Colquhoun was the daughter of Humphrey Colquhoun, 12th of Luss and Helen Erskine.1 She married, secondly, John Somerville, 3rd Lord...
  • Agnes Hamilton (b. - 1597)
  • Agnes Balch (1650 - 1716)
    Details in THE LUSH FAMILY HISTORY*_________________* Balch genealogica (1907)* BALCH "OF MARYLAND." * The second emigrant, John Balch "of Maryland," who came from County Somerset, crossed over to Mary...

About the Somerville surname

My Grandfather was James William Bossie Somerville. He married Johanna Hartung. He was born on 30th September 1882, and died after about 60 years whilst on holiday in Gordon's bay, near Cape Town, South africa. He was instrumental in forming Comrades of the Great War when he led Earl Haig off the ship at Cape Town. The family later moved to Bloemfontein where my mother grew up after being born in Kenilworth, Cape Town. Much later they moved to Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe where my Grandmother Hartung died some time after he had passed. I regret to say that I have very little information about my mother-s family except for the names of her 2 brothers and one sister. My Surname is MacLachlan and I am a member of geni.