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20-12-2007, 1:04 PM
Can anyone help, I am looking for Fort William, Joette kindly told me Inveness, so I went to the Scottish Origins to search for my Bracken family, and it asked for a district of Inverness, so I clicked on the box and no Fort William, so I then went through all the names and districts listed for each county and no Fort William,Is it Just a village that comes under another name|help|

Sue Mackay
20-12-2007, 1:33 PM
Try Lochaber or Kilmallie parishes.

20-12-2007, 1:57 PM
Thanks Sue, will try them, my ancestors are very elusive,Ithink they look for places to live where no one can find them

22-08-2008, 4:38 PM
Fort-William is a town in Inverness-shire it is at the foot of Ben Nevis it is in the district of Lochaber

23-08-2008, 9:29 PM
Thanks Camel, I have looked,and I still cant find my ancestors

23-08-2008, 9:35 PM
Try the Lochaber Archives Centre (http://www.nas.gov.uk/about/080421.asp) in Fort William itself. The contact details are at the foot of the page.