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3 Shieldenish (Old)

3 Shieldenish (Old)

The first tenant of this croft was a Murdo Smith who emigrated to the USA in c1832.

The next tenant was Alexander Morrison (1805) who moved with his family to Cleitir in c1835 and then to Balallan in c1840.

Duncan Mackay (1805-1884) and his family lived on this croft until they moved to 2 Habost in c1842 and then to 11 Kershader in the 1860s. Duncan married for a third time to Isabella Mackay from Rhenigidale, Harris.

 

Title: 3 Shieldenish (Old)
Record Type: Crofts and Residences
Gaelic Name: 3 Sildinis
Type: Croft
Record Maintained By: CECL
Subject Id: 21647