History of the Clan Macrae


Christopher Og Chapter 3, Generation 7

(Previously: Maurice, son of Christopher (gen 6))

a.k.a. Domhnul na Smurich, and
Donald Beg

6. Christopher (gen 7), sixth son of Christopher (gen 6), was called Domhnull na Smurich (Smurich, genitive of smurach, which means dross or dust), or Domhnull Beg.  He was of short stature, "but so remarkable for strength and nimbleness that few would venture to compete with him, since all that did were worsted in such exercises as required strength and dexterity.  He was a great drover, lived well but not long, and left no male issue.

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