Robert Colquhoun

Robert Colquhoun (abt. 1622 - abt. 1666)

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

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]


Name

Name: Robert Colquhoun
Given Name: Robert
Surname: Colquhoun[4]
Name: Robert Colhoun

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 4.3 Oliver Calhoun.FTW Date of Import: Jun 4, 2004


Acknowledgments

  • WikiTree profile Colquhoun-100 created through the import of Griffin-Calhoun.ged on Aug 11, 2011 by Russell Griffin. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Russell and others.
  • WikiTree profile Colquhoun-58 created through the import of pshinn geneology 2011-6-7.ged on Jun 11, 2011 by Paul Shinn. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Paul and others.


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Colquhoun, William - Croslegh
Colquhoun, William - Croslegh

Colquhoun, Robert - Croslegh
Colquhoun, Robert - Croslegh

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