Here are some pictures of clan members who made the journey to Tain and the Clan Ross Centre. It was lovely to meet with them and exchange stories. We'll be sharing those stories with you as folk get back to their homes and send us more information.
The Joseland Family, Australia. April 2006
Meridith and Ian Horton, Australia. May 2006
Merle Ross from Canada. 2006
Merle cut a dash in his kilt.
Nancy Mathews can trace her family tree back to Farquhar MacTaggart - the First Earl of Ross.Nancy visited in June 2006.
The de Wit family. July 2006.
J. William Ross from Florida visited in August along with his friend Sally Nevis
In September Beverly and Walter Ross called into to Tain on their way North. They were tracing their Ross roots. Walter thinks one of his descendents was John Ross b. 1726 who emmigrated from (K)abel (?) Parish of Farr, Sutherland. He left for Wilmington N.C. on the Batchelor of Leith in 1774.
Fiona Ross from Stirling has been researching her family roots, tracing a Ross ancestor to Quarry Lane, Tain. Fiona is a fantastic artist and below are examples of her work.