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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Balgarnie surname or get a copy of the Balgarnie family Crest (a great gift idea!).

"BALGARNIE. Andrew Balgarny, esquire of Scotland, had a safe conduct into England in 1389 (Bain, TV, 400), and John Balgarno in Dowlaw was a charter witness in 1542 (Laing, 1052). William Bagarna in Lammertoun was a witness in 1584, Peter Bagarno and his wife had charter of a house in Eyemouth in 1600, to which his brother Edmund Bagarno was a witness, and George Bagarnay in Lamarton was a witness in 1631 (Home, p. 215, 228, 230). Balgamoche 1631 (in Louder). Margaret Balgarnie was married in Dalkeith, 1939. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Balgarnie Genealogy

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