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List of Ross families in the Dornoch area
List of Ross families in the Dornoch area

Copy of a handwritten list of the Ross families in the Dornoch area. There were at least 8 different Ross families in the Birchen area; 3 of them originated in Rogart and one from Clashmore/Clashmugach. There were Rosses in a house below where Jacky Matheson lived c 2000, the ruin being on his croft. All this family except one emigrated to New Zealand and the remaining one married a man called Ferguson who lived in Willie Sutherland's croft c 1900. They had no children.
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