'Munro07'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Munro of Balconie (Balcony), Munro of Coul, Munro of Culcraggie, Munro of Erribol, Munro of Kiltearn, Munro of Linside, Munro of Teaninich, Munro of Tearivan

Hugh Munro of Coul (a 1458, 1492)
m1. Eve McLean (of Ewen Maclean of Urquhart then Dochgarroch, 'Shiels Tarlichs')
1. John Munro of Coul & Balcony
  m. _ Mackenzie of Strathconon
  A. John 'Mor' Munro of Coul & Balconie (d c1600)
m. Katherine Vass (dau of John Vass of Lochslinn by Elizabeth, dau of Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty)
  i. John Munro of Balconie
  m. Catherine Munro (dau of Robert Munro of Fowlis)
a. Hugh Munro of Balconie
  m. Euphemia Monro (dau of Andrew Monro of Milntown)
  (1) Robert Munro of Balconie
  m1. Helen Munro (dau of Hector Munro of Assynt)
  (A) Isobel Munro
  m. Hugh Munro of Fyrish
  (B)+ other issue - John (dvp unm), Margaret
  m2. Margaret Mackay (dau of Donald Mackay of Scourie)
  (D) Donald Munro of Balconie
m. Agnes Mackay (dau of John Mackay in Torboll of Braechat)
  (i) John Munro, last of Balconie
  (ii) Agnes Munro
  (E) Helen Munro
  (2) Agnes Munro
  m. George Munro of Katewell
  (3)+ other issue - George (d unm), John, William, Andrew
  b. Margaret Munro
  m. Thomas Urquhart of Davidston (son of Sir Thomas of Cromarty)
  c. Catherine Munro
  m. Donald Simpson of Bannans
  d. Isobel Munro
  m. Alexander Clunas of Cromarty (Bailie)
  e. Janet Munro
m. Thomas Dingwall of Chanonry
  f.+ other issue - Robert (dsp/d unm c1697, minister of Abertarff), daughter (d infant)
  ii. Hugh Munro in Fyrish, later of Teaninich (d before 29.05.1593)
  The following comes from 'History of the Munros' (p416+).
  m. Euphemia Munro (dau of Andrew Munro of Cunlauld)
  a. Robert Munro (d before 1641)
  m1. Janet Munro (dau of Hugh Munro of Assynt)
  (1) Hugh Munro of Teaninich (a 1655)
  m1. Chrstian Cuthbert (dau of William Cuthbert of Castlehill, Inverness)
  (A) Hugh Munro of Tearivan
  m. (mcrt 28.03.1665) Janet Fearn (a 1686, dau of Andrew Fearn of Pitcalnie)
  (i)+ issue - Andrew, Hugh
  m2. (sps) Janet Munro (dau of Donald Munro of Tarlogie)
  (2)+ other issue - George in Alness (notary), William (dsp), John (notary)
m2. ??
  (5) Donald Munro
  m. _ Mackenzie (dau of John Mackenzie of Corry)
  b. Andrew Munro
  m1. Janet Bethune (dau of Donald Bethune of Pitgartie)
  (1) Hugh Munro of Tearivan, Teaninich & Milntown of Alness (d c1702)
  m. Florence Munro (dau of Hugh Munro of Ardtullie)
  (A) Hugh Munro (dvp)
  The following is supported by BGL1886 ('Munro of Teaninich').
  m. Elizabeth Fraser (dau of Alexander Fraser, Provost of Inverness)
(i) Hugh Munro of Teaninich (d before 15.05.1729)
  m. Catherine Duff (a 1729, dau of William Duff of Drummuir (Provost of Inverness))
  (a) Hugh Munro of Teaninich (d unm 1766)
  (b) James Munro of Teaninich (d 05.1788, Captain)
  m. (1768) Margaret Mackenzie (dau/heir of Murdoch Mackenzie of Ardross by Bathia, dau of John Paton of Grandholme)
  ((1)) Hugh Munro of Teaninich (b 1768, d unm 11.05.1846, Captain)
  ((2)) Murdoch Munro, later Mackenzie of Ardross (d 1845) had issue
  m. Christina Ross (dau of Robert Ross of Strathcullanach, Balnagown)
  ((3)) John Munro of Teaninich (b 06.1788, General, 4th son) had issue
  m. (08.12.1808) Charlotte Blacker (dau of Rev. St. John Blacker of Elm Park)
  ((4)) Catherine Munro (b 1775)
m. (1793) Thomas Warrand of Warrandfield
  ((5))+ other issue - Hector (dsp 1827, Colonel), Bathia (d young), Alexina (d young)
  (c) Magdalen Munro (d 1795)
  m. John Munro ("of the Kiltearn family")
  (d)+ other issue (d unm) - Elizabeth (d 1777), Janet (d 1777)
  (ii)+ other issue (d unm) - Alexander in Lisbon (d 03.08.1740), Andrew in Bombay
  (B) Catherine Munro
  m. John Munro of Culcraggie @@ below
  (C) Ann (Agnes) Munro
  m. Hector Munro of Novar
  (D)+ other issue - Hector (a 1683), John (d unm), Thomas, Euphemia (d unm)
  m2. Anne Forbes (dau of John Forbes of Inverbeakie)
  (2) Janet Munro
  m. John Davidson of Meikle Rynie
  (3)+ other issue - William (engineer), Euphemia, Catherine
  c. John Munro (Bailie of Tain)
m. Catherine Ross (dau of Walter Ross of Balmuchy)
  (1) John Munro (Bailie of Tain)
  (A)+ issue including John, Hugh, Andrew
  (2)+ other issue - Hugh, Andrew
  d. Margaret Munro
  m. William Munro of Teanoird
  e. Helen Munro
m. John Munro of Fyrish (son of Hector (not Hugh) of Contullich & Kildermorie)
  f.+ other issue - Catherine, Christian
  iii. Robert Munro (d 1610, minister 'of Urquhart')
  m. Elizabeth Munro (dau of Robert Munro of Fowlis, m2. Rev. Robert Munro (of Coul) of Kiltearn then Strathnaver)
  a. Margaret Munro
  m. John Munro (son of John of Fyrish)
  iv. Farquhar Munro of Aldie
  m. Catherine MacCulloch (dau of William MacCulloch of Badcall)
  a. Robert Munro of Aldie
  b. Robert Munro (2nd)
  (1) William Munro (b 1625, 3rd son) had issue in North America
  The following comes from 'History of the Munros' (p562+).
  m1. (c1665) Martha George (dau of John George of Charlestown)
  m2. (1672) Mary Ball
(2)+ issue - Robert, George, Sir Benedict (Baron of Meikle Dorf in Germany), Elizabeth
  v. David Munro (d 1614, minister of Rosskeen)
  vi. Margaret Munro
  m. John Mor Munro of Pittonachy
  vii. Catherine Munro
  m. James Fraser of Phopachy
  B.+ other issue - Hugh, William, Andrew, David, Donald
2. Hector Munro of Carbisdale & Erribol (Captain of Strome Castle)
  The following comes from 'History of the Munros' (p350+).
  m1. Margaret Macdonald (dau of Alexander Macdonald of Glengarry)
  A. Farquhar Munro of Linset Moir (Linside)
  m. Margaret Pronanich (dau of David Pronanich of Dornoch)
  i. George Munro of Linside
  m. Jane Innes (dau of Alexander Innes of Calrossie)
  a. Hector Munro of Erribol, Linside & Pitfure
  m1. Janet Mackay (dau of Neil Mackay of Achness by Janet, dau of Hector Munro of Fyrish)
  (1) Hector Munro of Erribol (d c1660)
  m. Elizabeth Fraser (dau of Thomas Fraser of Struy)
  (A) Hector Munro of Erribol (a 1675)
  m. Euphemia Mackay (dau of Colonel Hugh Mackay of Scourie)
  (i) Robert Munro (Captain, 2nd son)
  m. Christian Fraser (dau of Hugh Fraser of Aigas)
  (a) John Munro (b c1709, d 13.02.1775, minister of South Uist)
  m. Christina Macleod (d 09.03.1795, dau of William Macleod of Oze & Waterstein, widow of Rev. Kenneth Bethune of Kilmuir)
  ((1)) Hugh Munro (b 1746-7, d 01.05.1823, minister in Uig & Lewis)
  m. (27.11.1778) Janey Macaskill ("daughter of the tacksman of Rhundunan, Skye")
  ((A)) Christian Munro
  m. John Mackenzie (son of John of Letterewe of family of Gairloch)
  ((B))+ other issue (d unm) - William (d infant), John (d 1811), Catherine, Marion
  ((2)) George Munro in Skye (minister)
  m. (28.11.1778) Marion Macdonald (dau of Angus Macdonaod of Milton & niece of FLora Macdonald)
  ((A))+ issue - Alexander (d unm 1863, Lt. Colonel), Angus (had issue), 2 sons (d unm), Marion, 2 daughters
  (b)+ other issue (went abroad)
  (i) Hugh Munro (d 1773, youngest son)
  (a) Aeneas Munro of Rogart
  m. _ Sutherland of Kinauld
  ((1))+ 2 daughters
  (i)+ other issue - John (d yoiung), George (to America), Donald (to America)
  (B) Donald Munro of Arnaboll (3rd son)
  (i) Marion Munro
  m. Donald Mackay (dau of John Mackay, son of John of Skerray)
  (ii)+ other issue
  (C) Margaret Munro
m. John Mackay of Skerray
  (D)+ other issue - William of Mussal (had issue), Hector (d unm), Elizabeth
  (2) William Munro of Rosehall
  (3) Janet Munro
  m. Donald Mackay of Strathnaver
  m2. Ann Munro (dau of Hector Munro of Findon)
  (4) George Munro
  b.+ other issue - William (had issue), John (d unm), Charles
  ii.+ other issue - Robert (had issue), Hugh (d unm)
  m2 . "a daughter of the Abbot of Fearn"
B. Robert Munro
  C. Christian Munro
  m. Hugh Munro of Assynt
3. Andrew Munro of Culcraggie
  The following comes from 'History of the Munros' (p359+).
  m. Margaret Macdonald (dau of "Archibald the Clerk" (by Margaret, dau of Angus Macdonald of Isla & the Glynns) son of Donald of Sleat by Mary Maclean))
A. Hector Munro of Culcraggie
  m. Elizabeth Innes (dau of James Innes of Croxton)
  i. John Munro of Culcraggie
  m. Catherine Munro (dau of Hugh Munro of Teaninch) @@ above
  a. Hector Munro of Culcraggie (2nd son)
  Hector sold Culcraggie to "a remote cousin" (## here).
  m. Isabella Ross (dau of Rev. Robert Ross of Alness, sister of Robert)
  b.+ other issue - Andrew (d infant), Donald (d unm)
  ii. Margaret Munro
  m. William Munro of Kiltearn
  iii.+ other issue - Andrew (had issue), George (d unm), Robert (d unm 1628)
  B. Thomas Munro of Inverness (4th son)
m. Catherine Cuthbert (dau of Alexander Cuthbert of Draikies)
  i.+ issue - William, Andrew, John, Alexander, Thomas
  C.+ other issue - William of Kincardine (had issue), Hugh
m2. Jane Cattanach (dau of Dugal Cattanach of Craignish)
4. Alexander Munro of Kiltearn
  m. Janet Maclean (dau of Farquhar Maclean of Dochgarroch)
5. Donald Munro, Provost of Tain (d c1560)
  m. Christian Macleod (dau of Malcolm Macleod of Lewis by Christian, dau of Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty)
6. Robert Munro of Milntown of Alness
  m. Elizabeth Dingwall (dau of Thomas Dingwall of Kildun)
7. George Munro (d young)
m3. _ Marschall ("a daughter of Keith Marschall's")
8. John Munro of the Ord of Inverbeakie had issue

Main source(s): 'History of the Munros of Fowlis' (Alexander Mackenzie, 1898, p342+) with input as reported above
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