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Robert Colquhoun (abt. 1622 - abt. 1666)

Robert Colquhoun
Born about in Dumbarton, Scotlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1641 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in County Donegal, Irelandmap
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Biography

Robert Colquhoun is a member of Clan Colquhoun.
This profile is part of the Calhoun Name Study.

The Colquhoun name seems to have been transcribed with many spelling variations, including Colhoun, Calhoun and Colqhoun. Colquhoun is the spelling recorded in the early records.[1]

Robert was born about 1622 and was the only son of Adam. He was described as Robert Colquhoun of Corkah, County Donegal. He married his first cousin Katherine, daughter of John McCausland and had three sons and one daughter. [2]

"It was in the person of this Robert Colquhoun that our branch of the family found its way to Ireland"[3]

Birth

Date: 1622 Place: Dumbarton, Scotland[4]

Death

Date: 1667[4]

Burial

Place: Corkagh, Ireland

Marriage

Husband: Adam Colquhoun
Wife: Christine Lindsey
  1. Robert Colquhoun
  2. Helen Colquhoun
Marriage Date: 1621[4]

Sources

  1. Descent and Alliances of Croslegh, or Crossle, or Crossley of Scaitcliffe: and Coddington of Oldbridge; and Evans of Eyton Hall, by Charles Croslegh
  2. Descent and Alliances of Croslegh, or Crossle, or Crossley of Scaitcliffe: and Coddington of Oldbridge; and Evans of Eyton Hall, by Charles Croslegh, pg 190-191
  3. Descent and Alliances of Croslegh, or Crossle, or Crossley of Scaitcliffe: and Coddington of Oldbridge; and Evans of Eyton Hall, by Charles Croslegh, pg 211 Note: 17
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2


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