Name: Thomas Mac Isaac
Suffix: of Largie
Birth: ABT 1306
Change Date: 28 SEP 2010
Mr. J. L. MacDougall, in his book already referred to, states that Sir Thomas MacIsaac of Largie married Matilda, daughter of Robert Bruce, but he does not say which of the three Robert Bruces is meant. The Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, says that Matilda, one of the two surviving daughters of Robert Bruce, married Thomas Isaak, a simple esquire.
The MacIsaacs in Craignish share a common origin with the family who became the MacCallums and later the Malcolms of Poltalloch who are said to descend from one of the six sons of a baron MacKessock of Largie. One of the Largie properties was long known as Largie MacKessock to distinguish it from the other properties also using the same name.
Largie is the district immediately south of Lorne.
...Craignish, to be fostered by McIsaac of Largie. (Learga Mhic losaic). Mclsaac was noted for his strength and bravery, and also ....
Maud Matilda Bruce b: ABT 1310
- Jonet Isaac b: ABT 1344