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MacDowall

(McDowall; McDouall; MacDowell)
Vincere vel mori (To conquer or die)

A name associated with Galloway in SW Scotland. Devorguilla Balliol was the daughter of a MacDowall Lord of Galloway. Castle Balzieland was a family stronghold from the 13th Century and its remains can be seen in the Logan Botanic Garden.


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