Family History

 Family History

There are several families and family lines that date far back in the history of Arrochar, Tarbet and Ardlui. Much of the information within these pages is contributed by those descended from Arrochar people that have been conscientiously plotting their family histories. 

If you have done any research into your family history and it includes Arrochar folk please email us at and we can help get your research documented and presented onto this web site for all to see. You never know, someone may read it and then contact us with further information.

Below are the families for which we have information: -

The MacDougalls of Arrochar written by Marie MacDougal former Arrochar Resident. Also mentions many McCallums.
The Rhinds of Arrochar

The Rhinds of Arrochar (plus Huxtables & Hamiltons) by David & John Gillon

The McAllums of Arrochar written by Ian Duncan McAllum of New Zealand.
The MacFarlanes Of Arrochar a mine of information about Arrochar's foremost clan
The Pyle Family of Tarbet Tracing the family of the once owner of the Tarbet Inn
The McIntyres Of Arrochar Written by Alan McIntyre including his grandparents who resided at Beechwood
The Stalkers of Arrochar Written by Harry Ellen - The Stalkers owned the Arrochar Hotel
more to follow....... email us with your family history for inclusion on this page

See also The Arrochar Cemetery - with all the names and pictures of the grave stones.