Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland
When John Bruce was born about 1665, in Portsoy, Banffshire, Scotland, his father, James R Bruce, was 33 and his mother, Tabitha Margaret Mustain, was 27. He married Issobell Allan about 1690, in Banffshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.