Other Mowats on Shetland

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  Alexander Mowat. Witness in 1596. Probably an indweller in Shetland.28
  Andrew Mowat, in Uliber (Shetland). Witness 20. December 1589.18 He may have been a witness for Andrew Mowat of Hugoland 21. November 1597.19
  Edward Mowat. Probably an indweller in Shetland in 1608.21
  Henry Mowat.Witness in Shetland 8. February 1543-44.1 Mentioned as an indweller in Shetland 20. November 1544.2 One Henry Mowat is also mentioned 24. April 1577 as an indweller of Dunrossness, Shetland.3 He may be the same man as the one in 1544.
  Ingraham Mowat. Probably an indweller of Shetland or Orkney in 1608.22
  James Mowat. Underfoud of Dunrossness.4 Witness in Shetland 28. January 1544-45.5 Mentioned as an indweller in Dunrossness, Shetland, 11. June 1543 and 24. April 1577.6
  James Mowat, in Hai.20 Died before 1597. He married Margaret Thomasdaughter, who lived in 1597.
Children:

1.

Garth.

2.

Derick.

3.

Magnus. He may be one of the Magnus'es mentioned below.
  John Mowat, of Sandwyk (Unst, Shetland).7 Witness in September 1579.8
  Magnus Mowat. Witness 6. February 1543-44.9 He may be one of the Magnus Mowats mentioned in 1577 (see below).
  Magnus Mowat, in Sandsting or Aithsting in 1577.10
  Magnus Mowat, of Burroland (Dunrossness, Shetland) in 1577.11
  Magnus Mowat, in Lavenweyk (Dunrossness, Shetland) in 1577.12 He was probably a close relative of Nichole Mowat, also living in Lavenweyk.
  Magnus Mowat, in Burrafirth. He was killed in the beginning of the 1580s, probably by accident, by John Neven of Scousburgh.24 He may have been one of the Magnus'es mentioned in 1577.
  Magnus Mowat, in Burrafirth (1605 and 1609).23 Married Christian Irving. Probably son of the previous mentioned Magnus of Burrafirth.
  Magnus Mowat, in Graithe (1595-6).25 He may have been one of the Magnus'es mentioned in 1577.
  Malcolm Mowat, of Wadbuster. Witness in 1602.26 hh
  Martin Mowat. Mentioned in 1607 in Shetland.13
  Mathew Mowat. Witness around 1546.14
  Nichole Mowat, in Lavenweyk (Dunrossness, Shetland) in 1577.15 He was probably a close relative of Magnus Mowat, also living in Lavenweyk.
  Patrick Mowat. Servant of Andrew Mowat of Hugoland.27
  Thomas Mowat. Witness in 1601.29 Probably an indweller in Shetland.
  William Mowat. Murdered some time before 6. February 1540-41 by Gilbert Grant.16
  William Mowat. Witness in Dunrossness 3. July 1560.17
  William Mowat. Captain. He assaulted a ship on its way from Denmark to Emden and brought it to Shetland, shortly before 1581.30

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