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KENTIGERN (MUNGO) HUNTAR 16th Laird of Hunterston

Married to Marion, daughter of James Hamilton, of Torrance, Co. Lanark. He was present with ‘our sovereign ladys army at Dumbarton on the 11th of July 1545, at the seige of the Castle.’ Mungo died at the faith and peace of Queen Mary under her standard at the Battle of Pinkie 10th of September 1547. Mungo’s brother-in-law, John Crawford, was killed with him. Mungo had two sons, Robert and John. Marion continued to live at Hunterston for 48 years.

Author: Hunter One Name Study

I have been researching my family tree for over thirty-three years and a member of Clan Hunter. In 2015 I registered the surname Hunter with the Guild of One-Name Studies and this blog will be my goal to share my research, photos, and as the clan's travel agent 2017 I will be adding our Clan Hunter Gathering 2017 which was very special because our Clan Hunter's 30th Laird participated in the opening of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle August 5th, 10:30 p.m. with her clansmen. Find A Grave contributor #47833985 Being a travel agent since 1991 I am a SCOTSagent, BRITagent, and at the present have two group tours to Scotland in 2017. One is a Clan Hunter Gathering at Hunterston Castle given by Madam Pauline Hunter of Hunterston, 30th Laird of Clan Hunter.

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