I'm a descendent from James Colquhoun who
arrived to Argentina in 1874.Here he married to María Villaroel
and...13 children were born!. One of those children was my grandfather (Enrique).James
died in Buenos Aires on February 4,1900 due to high temperatures (here
I hope this little history will be interest
for you. Thank you
Desfile Colectividades 030906
Those photographs belong to our local
Collectivities Party ( Septembre 4 to 7 ). I live in Dolores, although
I was born in Buenos Aires, since 1990 and the Collectivities Party is
celebrated since year 2000. The image shows me at the parade with the
Scottish flag and using my tartan colours. A cousin of mine, Miguel
who visited Scotland some years ago, lent me the scarf and the tie of
our family colours. I was really very, very proud of passing with the
flag and showing my tartan; I didn't think I should be so proud, but
it's really a very nice sensation. I felt that my greatgrandfather
James was looking at me from somewhere.
I don't remember which were the other photographs I sent you, but
probabilly they were from the Patio de Comidas, where I was dressed
with Lindsay's tartan ( a friend of mine lent me the clothes ). The
Patio... is a place where you can go and taste different food of the
different countries represented in the Party. I prepared a large
amount of Scottish Tablets and I sold them all, they are delicious
My name is ROBERTO H COLQUHOUN, I
live in the ARGENTINEAN REPUBLIC, I am descending of JAMES COLQUHOUN,
Scottish, that I arrive approximately to these lands in the year 1874.
I am kindred also of PATRICIAN COLQUHOUN GONZALEZ who has already
communicated with you
The family COLQUHOUN of Argentina is quite numerous and they are installed
in diverse regions of our country. My great-grandfather James has married
a Creole in the year my great-grandmother's 1876.El name he/she is MARÍA
Seemingly my great-grandfather is originating of Glasgow, its father's
name was Robert COLQUHOUN and that of its mother Mary Clark. Their date of
birth believes that it was the year 1847.
It would interest us to put on in contact with family our that reside in
ROBERTO H COLQUHOUN
sends him to picture of James Colquhoun. Le he/she had commented that they
had hijos.Ellos they were rises;
Maria; Carmen; Roberto; Carlos; Tomas; Ana; Enrique; Alejandro and Elena.
La couple you installs in the County of Buenos, Partido of Gral Pueyrredon,
una earth very rich ideal for the breeding of having won so much bovine
one of the children was being born in different asentaderos, probablemente
due to the continuous transfers of the livestock.
should also say him that in the cheats of the one that hablamos, esa earth
was still in hands of the indios, as that was very hard to be able to
He was born in the year 1880 in Loberia, Pcia of Buenos
Aires. He very young case with Dolores Juliana Micaela MARQUEZ,
originating of Torremolino, County of Malaga, Nation Spain.
Of that marriage
they were born;
AMILCAR; ANIBAL; BEATRÍZ.
He died in
Buenos Aires in the year 1924.
Grandson of James Colquhoun, was born in San Luis' County in the
year 1889 and
it died in Buenos Aires in the year 1988. He/she had four
BEATRÍZ; MARTA SUSANA; BEATRÍZ MARÍA AND ROBERTO HORACIO.
was born in Buenos Aires the 10/06/1946. He/she lives in the
neighborhood of Núñez in the Federal Capital. He/she has three
children ;BRIAN; GERALDINE and LESLIE. This married one in second
wedlock with MARÍA AMALIA SAINZ ZANOU.
electronic mail is firstname.lastname@example.org
and he wants to be connected from all over the world with members
of the clan