Brian Robertson
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Brian Robertson

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Hi Al

l I'm less of a newby and just getting to grips with this great service.

Happy to speak to anyone regarding any of the family connections.

Check out my blog link on profile. Happy to help with paper searches in Inverness Scotland.

DNA test results Jan 2021.

Brian G. Robertson
Born 1950s.
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Son of [private father (1920s - 1980s)] and [private mother (1920s - unknown)]
Brother of and [private brother (1960s - unknown)]
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'Brian G C Robertson'

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A Scottish retired person, born in Aberdeen living in Invernessshire with 25 years in Banking and a further 20 in the Charity sector.


I found Family history some 25 years ago looking into Corbetts in Kinlochbervie. I have tried to get the link between my fathers side Pinkertons and the Alan Pinkerton the Detective but I think its a no.


I have a Blog for the Highlands and those who worship, but it has a mixture of items. [1]

or more suitable the Scottish family history blog. [2]

I have published books under Strathfleet Publishing.

latest Book

26 May 2021 Latest book with a collection of short stories in the highlands of Scotland. Which are completely true?

Now available on Amazon kindle. ."It was almost a glorious day". Brian G C Robertson

Glorious day cover

1 June 2021 Also available on Amazon a paperback largeprint book with a contribution from me... " Tale of two crofts" by Anne Beer

The book tracks two branches of mackays whoes ancestors came from Rogart Sutherland Scotland

Tale of two crofts

You can get links to both these books at


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Hi Brian! I've not gotten the hang of wikitree yet so I've not built a tree here. How far back in your ancestry have you gotten towards Allan Pinkerton?
posted by Emmy Backer
In Scotland 1700s I am new here too!

I have 3600 in my tree between my wife and my families

posted by Brian Robertson
I don't see a way to send files here. Is there an upload section I don't know about?
posted by Emmy Backer
Hi Emmy

You can upload a GEDCOM file. For more information about GEDCOMs, see

Wendy ~ WikiTree Greeter

Emmy, Did you make any progress? I have carried out a lot of work .
posted by Brian Robertson
Welcome, Brian! You are now a Family Member! :) I hope you enjoy this site as much as I do, as it is a lot of fun and there are tons of great people collaborating.

First, make sure you check out our New Member How-To pages. They will save you time learning our system: Member How-To pages.

Let me know if you have any questions. I'm here to help!

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posted by Azure Robinson
Thanks. I’m just getting used to the tree. I have 3600 in my families tree.

Let’s chat once I have a better understanding of the basics!

Happy to do research here in scotland

posted by Brian Robertson

This is just a note to say hi and to let you know that I'm available to answer questions about WikiTree.

To contact me, please log in to WikiTree and go to your profile. Use the ‘Reply’ link below my comment to be sure I will be notified. You can also click my name to send a private message, or post a comment, on my profile page.

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