Township: Balevullin

Map Reference: Balevullin m

Name Type: house

Meaning: The house of Roderick

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Ruaraidh Lamont was descended from Neil Lamont, a bard from Balevullin. He had at least three children - Roderick, Duncan (a carpenter) and his own mother. Roderick and Duncan both emigrated to Vancouver - AMcK.

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Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Alexander MacKinnon (Sandaidh Ghobhainn), Kilkenneth, 11/1993

Informant 2: Alasdair MacDonald, Druimasadh, 3/1994

Informant 3: Mary Neill, Balevullin, 4/1994 and Donald Kennedy, Balevullin, 6/1994