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The Stalker Family Of Tarbet
by Harry Ellen
The PDF file below is a detailed study of the family history of the maternal Side of the Ellen Family. This connection to Scotland and to Arrochar
begins with Elizabeth Stalker (born in Ullapool in 1918) whose father, Douglas Stalker was born at the Arrochar hotel along with several of his siblings.
Their father, Peter "P.S." Stalker, was born at Auchterarder. He and his wife Agnes Harris Stalker lived at Ardgarten. He farmed at Auchadunan at the
head of Loch Fyne and owned and ran the Arrochar hotel at the time. He sold the farm and all of his holdings in 1908 after his wife died. Maternal
connections are revealed that include the Harris's and Johnston's of Kinross. The Harris's owned and ran the Green Hotel in Kinross in the late 1800
and early 1900's.
Other maternal connections and forebears include: The Hume's of Sale near Manchester; their home was called Marchmont, and the Gilmour's of
Irvine and the Johnstone's.
The information has been collated into a PDF file which is very large - 38Mb! You can download and view it by clicking the link below: -
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