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  Duncan I of Scotland - Definition, explanation
Duncan I (Donnchad mac Crínáin) (1001 - August 15 1040) was a son of Crinan the Thane de Mormaer, lay abbot of Dunkeld, and Princess Bethoc of Scotland.
Duncan was known as "Duncan The Gracious", a title that was not entirely complimentary.
Two of Duncan's sons, Malcolm III Canmore and Donald Bane, were afterwards kings of the Scots.
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 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Unlike the "King Duncan" of Shakespeare's Macbeth, the historical Donnchad appears to have been a young man. He followed his grandfather Máel Coluim as king after the latter's death on 25 November, 1034, without apparent opposition.
Duncan is depicted as an elderly King in Macbeth by William Shakespeare.
Duncan, A. The Kingship of the Scots 842–1292: Succession and Independence.
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  The history of Scotland - Helen Duncan, the last person convicted of Witchcraft in Britain
Born in Callander in 1897, the daughter of a cabinet-maker, Helen Duncan was a show woman who travelled throughout Britain, holding regular séances during which she would produce the forms of dead people by emitting a cloud-like substance - ectoplasm from her mouth.
In one of the most sensational episodes in wartime Britain, Duncan was eventually brought to trial at the Old Bailey in London and became the last person to be prosecuted under the Witchcraft Act of 1735, which had not been used for more than a century.
Helen Duncan was released from prison on the 22nd September 1944.
www.historic-uk.com /HistoryUK/Scotland-History/HelenDuncan.htm   (494 words)

  
  Duncan I of Scotland
Duncan I Cæn-Mohr MacCrinan (1001 - August 14 1040) was a son of Crinan the Thane de Mormaer, lay abbot of Dunkeld, and Princess Bethoc of Scotland.
Duncan was known as "Duncan The Gracious", a title that was not entirely complimentary.
Two of Duncan's sons, Malcolm III Canmore and Donald Bane, were afterwards kings of the Scots.
www.xasa.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/d/du/duncan_i_of_scotland.html   (308 words)

  
 Duncan of Scotland and Virginia
Duncan & NOTE: This is a way of bring all the known in Albemarle Co., Virgina Duncans together in hopes that solve the mystery.
George Duncan was born in 1730, died in 1783 in Henry Co., Virginia.
George Duncan, who probably was a kinman of Martin Duncan, an indentured servant of Cabell Martin was married to Mary, also an indentured servant of William Cabell.
members.tripod.com /genealogy_thomas/duncan.html   (1595 words)

  
 Duncan MacLeod
Born: 1592 -- Glennfinnan, Scotland on the shores of Loch Shiel
In 1665, Duncan was nearly burned at the stake for being a witch in England.
Duncan started training her, but before he can fully explain her existence to her, she left him, feeling she didn't need to be trained.
members.tripod.com /LysaMcKenna/duncan.htm   (832 words)

  
 Clan ROBERTSON
According to the same authority, it was from Andrew's son, Duncan, that the clan derived their distinctive appellation of the clan Donnachie, or children of Duncan.
Duncan is said to have been twice married, an acquired by both marriages considerable territory in the district of Rannoch.
Accordingly, though Duncan may not have been the son of Angus Mor (Macdonald), a natural son of the Lord of the Isles, as has been commonly averred, it by no means follows that the family were not of the Macdonald race.
www.electricscotland.com /webclans/ntor/roberts2.html   (4643 words)

  
 1040 . October 1 . Duncan I of Scotland . 1040
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Duncan I Donnchad mac Crínáin 1001 - August 15 1040 was a son of Crinan the Thane de Mormaer, lay abbot of Dunkeld, and Princess Bethoc of...
August 14 - King Duncan I of Scotland Duncan I is killed in battle against his first cousin and rival Macbeth I of Scotland Macbeth.
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 Duncan II Feature Page on Undiscovered Scotland
Duncan was the oldest son of Malcolm III by his first wife Ingibjörg.
If Scotland had been fully committed the principle of primogeniture at the time of the death of Malcolm III, his successor should have been Duncan II of Scotland, Malcolm's first son by his first marriage.
But Duncan was seen as acting on behalf of William II and he received very little support within Scotland.
www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk /usbiography/monarchs/duncanii.html   (285 words)

  
 Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
District in the south-west of Scotland, comprising the counties of Kirkcudbright and Wigtown.
In 1298, Patrick was appointed the King's Lieutenant in Scotland, and in 1300 was at the siege of Caerlaverock.
The penultimate King, Duncan (the murdered sovereign in Shakespeare's Macbeth), gained the Kingdom of Strathclyde as a fief of the Kingdom of Scotland at the demise of the last native king, With his succession to the Scottish throne in 1034, Strathclyde was permanently associated with Scotland.
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 Macbeth Characters
Duncan is a good king who his people like.
MACDUFF, Thane of Fife, a nobleman of Scotland
Lennox is one of Duncan's nobles and he is largely an observer in the play.
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 Clan Duncan Online - Clan Duncan Society Scotland- UK
Heraldry (coats of arms) are strictly governed in Scotland by the Court of the Lord Lyon and plays a substantial roll in the Clan system both past and present.
Duncan is without doubt one of the oldest names in Scotland with a wide, varied and historic background.
The Society’s purpose is to reunite all those with the name Duncan and its variant spellings and promote continuance of the Clan as an effective body.
www.clan-duncan.co.uk   (289 words)

  
 Family Research - English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy » The Clans of Scotland-The Duncan Family
Duncan left a son, yet the throne was grabbed by his younger half-brothers, the children of English Queen Margaret.
Duncan’s great-grandson was Robert, and from these two men have descended not just the Duncans but the Robertsons also.
The predominant Duncans of the East of Scotland were the Duncans of Lundie in Forfarshire.
www.lineages.co.uk /2004/05/31/the-clans-of-scotland-the-duncan-family   (452 words)

  
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Duncan Macrae was constable of the Mackenzie stronghold of Eilean Donan Castle and acquired for himself the lands of Inverinate.
In his mind, Duncan knows that Scotland's future lies with England, but he's a Scot at heart, proud of his country's heritage of freedom and independence.
Although this is indisputably Duncan and Gwynne's story, the secondary characters are intriguing, particularly Simon, Lord Falconer, Jean Macrae, and Lady Bethany Fox.
www.lycos.com /info/duncan-macrae.html   (309 words)

  
 thePeerage.com - Edward of Scotland and others
     Edward of Scotland was the son of Malcolm III 'Caennmor', King of Scotland and Saint Margaret 'the Exile'.
     Edmund of Scotland, King of Scotland was the son of Malcolm III 'Caennmor', King of Scotland and Saint Margaret 'the Exile'.
She married, secondly, Malcolm III 'Caennmor', King of Scotland, son of Duncan I 'the Gracious', King of Scotland and Sybilla, between 1059 and 1066.
www.thepeerage.com /p10474.htm   (768 words)

  
 Mini Biographies of Scots and Scots Descendants - Descendants of John Duncan
Hugh Duncan and other family members immigrated to Amercia in 1790 and settled in the Pendleton District, SC in what is now Anderson County, South Carolina.
Hugh purchased a 400 acre tract of land from William Duncan for the sum of $100.
Duncan, born 1800 in Pendleton County, SC; died 1858 in Whitfield County, Georgia.
www.electricscotland.com /webclans/minibios/d/duncan_john.htm   (2241 words)

  
 wyatt duncan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The story is told of Wyatt Duncan a native of Scotland founder in America.
Duncan brothers were members, but in 1852 he returned to Missouri and there married Miss Wright.
DUNCAN, B.F., was born in Vigo Co. IN, February 2, 1840.
users.aol.com /cookclanreunion/wyattduncan.html   (3123 words)

  
 About ScotlandsPeople - ScotlandsPeople
The General Register Office for Scotland (GROS) administers the registration of events such as births, deaths, marriages, divorces and adoptions, and is responsible for the statutes relating to the formalities of marriage and conduct of civil marriage.
The National Archive of Scotland (NAS) is an Executive Agency and Associated Department of the Scottish Executive.
It is the main archive for sources for the history of Scotland as a separate kingdom, her role in the British Isles and the links between Scotland and many other countries over the centuries.
www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk /content/help/index.aspx?r=541   (660 words)

  
 Scotsman.com News - The BBC - Duncan to take helm of BBC Scotland news
Atholl Duncan, 43, has been lured to the £85,000 post from Scottish Water, where he was director of corporate affairs.
Duncan began his career with DC Thomson in 1982 before joining BBC Scotland as a researcher in 1985.
Duncan said of his appointment: "My first priority is great journalism [and] making sure the BBC's journalism is fit for purpose."
news.scotsman.com /topics.cfm?tid=474&id=1405162006   (777 words)

  
 Copyright Notice, Clan Duncan Society - Scotland UK
Clan Duncan Society must be notified prior to any use of information, documents, pictures or graphics.
Clan Duncan Society shall not be responsible for any errors or omissions contained at this web site, and reserves the right to make changes without notice.
The use of Clan Duncan Society logo as a "hot link" to any or within any web site is prohibited unless the establishment of such as link has been approved in writing by Clan Duncan Society.
www.clan-duncan.co.uk /copyright.html   (436 words)

  
 DuncanMacKillop
DUNCAN1 MACKILLOP was born 1755 in Braes of Lochaber, and died 1830 in Murlagan, Scotland.
Daughter of Duncan was married in Scotland to John Cameron, son of Aonghas Dubh.
ALEXANDER2 MACKILLOP (DUNCAN1) was born 1780 in Isle of Skye, Scotland.
www.angelfire.com /al2/McCalebs/DuncanMacKillop.htm   (2739 words)

  
 Tom DUNCAN Narrative Polychrome Sculpture   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
DUNCAN: I was born in Scotland at the start of World War II; growing up I wasn't aware that anything was wrong.
DUNCAN: When I was a teenager I went to Coney Island a lot.
DUNCAN: Because so many of the images come from the pop culture of my childhood, viewers sometimes don't realize how much the history and the study of art has influenced my sculpture.
www.biddingtons.com /content/creativeduncan.html   (1038 words)

  
 Duncan I of Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
His accession was "the first example of inheritance of the Scottish throne in the direct line."
Duncan is chiefly known through his connexion with Macbeth, which has been immortalized by Shakespeare.
The feud between these two princes originated probably in a dispute over the succession to the throne; its details, however, are obscure, and the only fact which can be ascertained with any certainty is that Duncan was slain by Macbeth in 1040.
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 J. Ligon Duncan III
Ligon Duncan III, a native of Greenville, South Carolina, was born and reared in the home of an eighth generation Southern Presbyterian Ruling Elder.
Duncan is an active churchman and has been involved in the courts of the PCA in various ways for many years.
Duncan was elected as Moderator of the Presbytery of the Mississippi Valley in 2001.
www.monergism.com /thethreshold/articles/bio/duncan.html   (4798 words)

  
 DAVID DUNCAN b.in Scotland in 1822   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
David DUNCAN was born on 3 June 1844 in Scotland
James DUNCAN a twin, was born on 26 April 1861 in Gratiot County, Michigan
Mary DUNCAN a twin, was born on 26 April 1861 in Gratiot County, Michigan
www.mfhn.com /gratiot/fam_sheets/duncan_david_b_1822.asp   (97 words)

  
 Omnipelagos.com ~ article "Duncan I of Scotland"
Donnchad mac Crínáin (Anglicised Duncan) (died 15 August, 1040) was king of Alba.
Unlike the "King Duncan" of Shakespeare's Macbeth, the historical Donnchad appears to have been a young man. He followed his grandfather Máel Coluim as king after the latter's death on 25 November, 1034, without apparent opposition.
Duncan, A.A.M., The Kingship of the Scots 842–1292: Succession and Independence.
www.omnipelagos.com /entry?n=duncan_%49_of_%53cotland   (458 words)

  
 www.myspace.com/duncanstrachan
Living in the Highlands of Scotland, writing and recording and performing solo, and with The Pagans and The Union.
Hi Duncan, I just wanted to write and tell you that "On your own" is the best thing I've heard on Myspace.
Hi Duncan, all this stuff people from St Mary's are coming up with is fantastic.
www.myspace.com /duncanstrachan   (911 words)

  
 Summary of Macbeth
Duncan's two sons, suspecting a similar conspiracy would be attempted upon their lives, fled separately to England and Ireland.
Everyone saw the flight of Duncan's sons as evidence that they had been the conspirators against their father.
By the time he has slain Duncan, Macbeth is locked into a career of murder, and eventually becomes so desensitized as to remain unmoved even by his wife's death.
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Fergus Kennedy, Lord of Galloway and relative of King Duncan I of Scotland, died 1161.
Robert I, King of Scotland, called "Robert the Bruce" born July 11, 1274; died at Cardos June 7, 1329; was one of the national heroes of the country.
Robert II, King of Scotland, born about 1316, grandson of Robert the Bruce, and also was one of the Earls of Carrick, died in 1390.
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 William Duncan
When Elizabeth Smith and her husband visited Scotland in the 1970's they were able locate the house by counting the chimneys.
William L. Duncan and Elizabeth emigrated in 1873 to Lot #30 Kincardine, New Brunswick, Canada, as part of a Scotch Colony.
Stonehaven, Scotland, is has two parishes Dunnotter on the south and Fetteresso on the North.
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 Duncan I of Scotland: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
Duncan I of Scotland: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
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