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Historical References

"COLLIE, COULLIE (in Fettercairn). Perhaps of local origin from some place in the north rather than from an abbreviated form of Nicholas. Thomas de Colley rendered homage at Kildrummy, Aberdeenshire, 1296 (Bain, n, p. 196). William Coly admitted burgess of Aberdeen, 1436, appears c. 1438 as guild brother there (NSCM., i, p. 5; SCM., v, p. 44). Alexander Colly was tenant of Little Perth, 1464 (Cupar-Angus, i, p. 139). George Colle in the Kirktoun of Lundy, 1541 (ESS., n, 3666), Robert Collye, tenant under the marquis of Huntlie. 1600 (SCM., rv, p. 285), William Colie, heir of Robert Colie in Dilsco, 1631 (Inquis., 1852), George Colly in Kircock, 1711 (Dunkeld). Elizabeth Whyte Collie from Crudie served in the first Great War (Turriff). Couley 1720, Coulie 1731, Coullie 1697, Cowllie 1734, Cowly 1713. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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