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Genealogy of The Clan Gregor - 60 - Descendants of Para Gearr in Rannoch

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Maol-coluim glas
m.Ann Stewart b.~1520 survived b.Pinkie 1547
Giogair gearr
Padraig gearr / Para gar
b.~1550 exec.1604 [1]
Eoin [2]
at Glenfruin b.~1572
Para gar
b.~1596 d.1633
John du gar [3]
b.~1590 d.1633
Gregor roy
alias Stewart

Clann Alasdair ruadh


Macgregors of Dunkeld
Griogair cam [7]
b.~1574 1613
Eoin [5]
Padraig [6]
Calum ban [4]
Alasdair alias John Menzies
alias John Menzies

[1] 1604. March 1 Five persons executed. - 2. Patrick Gair MacGregor.

[2] "#9-1613b John McFatrik Ger in Rannoche at Glenfrune

[3] "#10-1613b - McFatrick (Ger) (McGregour) his sone (John McFatrik Ger in Rannoche at Glenfrune)

[4] #8-1613b - 8 Callum Baine his sone also at Glenfrune (#6-1613b Johne McOlchallum VcAne thair (orMcIlchallum VcEane))
#72-1613d Callum Baine his brother (brother to #71-1613d Gregor McIlphadrick McIlcallum Glaiss)

[5] #36-1613c - John McGregour sone to Gregour Cam - Rebell

[6] #50-1613c - Patrik McGregour Glass sone to umqull Gregour Cam McOlchallum Glass

[7] #71-1613d Gregor McIlphadrick McIlcallum Glaiss

Malcolm MacGregor called Callum Glas or palefaced, a brave warrior and an excellent sportsman. He had a narrow escape at the Battle of Pinkie Sep. 10, 1547 when the Laird of MacGregor had 700 of his own men on the field, of whom 400 were either killed or wounded. Malcolm married Ann Stewart from Atholl by whom he had four sons and several daughters.
1. John Bane his heir.
2. Gregor Gar (gear), short, mentioned in Commission of the Privy Council Feb. 4 1589-90.
3. Patrick Gar proposed as a pledge 12 August 1600. His son John dhu Gar was the noted adventurer mentioned by Spalding in his account of the Troubles in Morayshire.
4. Malcolm who resided in Learagan in 1595 and had a numerous family.

III. John Bane MacGregor in Learagan, one of several sureties for Alexander Roy MacGregor of Glenstray in a Bond of Peace between the Marquis of Montrose and other Lords, and Glenstray on the other part Feb. 5, 1590, and was charged along with other sureties for refusing to apprehend several of the Clan for an alleged serious difference between them and Graham of Fintry. John married 1st a daughter of MacPherson of Breachdachai in Badenoch by whom he had one son
1. Alexander his heir.
He married secondly Jean Mcpherson of Phoness by whom he had two sons
2. Gregor, of the Coat of Mail.
3. Malcolm ban in Lerigan.

IV. Alexander McGregor who succeeded his Father John in the possession of Learagan; but in 1502 all the lands the MacGregors had in Rannoch had become the property of Menzies of Castle Menzies by Charter. The Mac-Gregors however maintained their right of occupancy till 1680 when they agreed to pay a small sum yearly for their possessions. Alexander was fond of martial achievements. He and his brother accompanied Glenstrae to the Battle of Glenfruin 1603. The name of Alexander's wife is not preserved; He was succeeded by his eldest son.