The Thomas you mention (Rosskeen) is my g g g grandfather - he had two sons and they've gone missing - can't find them at all.
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> > Need help please
> > Fletcher, Thomas - born at Dingwal (?) near Aberdeen in 1808. His parents
> were Thomas Fletcher and M.N.Rue. I know nothing about this Thomas or Rue.
> Hi Chas,
> You don't mention where your information has come from but---
> I could be wrong but I have never heard of a Dingwal near Aberdeen, there is
> Dingwall in Ross and Cromarty which is about 20 miles from Inverness.
> Could M.N.Rue be Munro, a common surname in the area. (seat of Munro of
> The IGI shows the christening of a Thomas Fletcher 30/04/1787 to Thomas
> Fletcher and Catherine Munro at Rosskeen, the parish next to Dingwall.