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My ancestors are from the Tain area of Ross & Cromarty, and I am in the process of pursuing the lineage further. However, I appear to have reached a block. I wonder if any members are from the same branch and if they are experiencing problems. I look forward to hearing from you.

Contact: Dr. William G. Ross, Windsor Health Centre, 1720 Howard Avenue, Suite 269, Windsor, ON N8X 5A6.


Colin Ross worked for Linen Company's Bank in Scotland. Came to Canada 1833. Wife Elizabeth McLagan and family followed in 1834. Son, Alexander McLagan Ross b. Dundee, Scotland, 1829. They settled in Goderich, ON, Canada. Alexander M. became treasurer of Huron County and Treas. Minister of Ontario under Hon. Oliver Mowatt (as just two of his many activities). He married Agnes Kidd and had 7 children. One son, Alexander, was a civil engineer and railway builder. Anyone related to Colin Ross of the Dundee area of Scotland?

Contact: Peter Arnold, Box 477-A, Kennebunkport, Maine 04046 USA.


Alexander Duthie m. Mary Lightwood on June 18, 1758. Children: Isabel (1760), Margaret(?), _____ (1763), James (1765), Mary (1773) and Peter (bapt. Dec. 24, 1779, at Ardlethon, Ellon, Aberdeenshire -d. Oct. 29, Collynie, Tarves, Aberdeenshire). Peter's 2nd born, a son Peter, (b. Sept. 12, 1810, Methlic, Tarves, Aberdeenshire) m. Mary Ann Imlar on Nov. 3, 1844. Emigrated Aug. 1867 to Quebec, then to Grand Rapids, MI, USA, in 1880. Request further info. about Duthie past in Scotland.

Contact: Mary Duthie Anderson, 1656 Beach Street, Muskegon, MI 49441 USA.

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