My Maternal 13th. Great Grandfather, Lachlan IV Cattanach MacLean, 11th. Chief of MacLean Clan, Scotland

MacLean Family Genealogy

Isle of Mull, Argyll, ScotlandSon of Hector Odhar MacLean, 10th. Chief of the MacLean Clan.

Born: about 1465 in Duart Castle, Argyle and Bute, Scotland

duart_castle_mull_scotlandDied: November 10, 1523 in Edinburgh City, Midlothian, Scotland

Edinburgh is Scotland’s compact, hilly capital. It has a medieval Old Town and elegant Georgian New Town with gardens and neoclassical buildings. Looming over the city is Edinburgh Castle, home to Scotland’s crown jewels and the Stone of Destiny, used in the coronation of Scottish rulers. Arthur’s Seat is an imposing peak in Holyrood Park with sweeping views, and Calton Hill is topped with monuments and memorials.

Edinburgh City, Scotland

Lachlan Cattanach Maclean (c. 1465 – 10 November 1523) was the 11th Clan Chief of Clan MacLean from 1515 until his murder in 1523.

Biography:   It is possible that Maclean was a legitimate son of Lachlan Maclean, 10th Clan Chief, or an illegitimate son of Hector Odhar Maclean (he cannot be his father…

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