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"Local: from the parish of Abercromby in Fifeshire. Aber, a place where two streams meet, and crombie, a bend. The family are descended from Humphredus de Abercrombie, temp. Robert I.
(The origin and signification of Scottish surnames. Clifford Stanley Sims, 1862)
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|Patrick Abercromby||Patrick Abercromby (1656?c.|
|Ralph Abercromby||Lieutenant-General Sir Ralph Abercromby, KB (sometimes spelled Abercrombie) (7 October 1734 ? 28 March 1801) was a British lieutenant-general noted for his services during the Napoleonic Wars.|
|John Abercromby||General Sir John Abercromby or Abercrombie GCB (2 April 1772 ? 14 February 1817) served as a British soldier.|
|Billy Abercromby||William "Billy" Abercromby (born 14 September 1958 in Ruchill) is a retired Scottish football player.|