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18 Laxay

18 Laxay

The first known tenant of 18 Laxay was Hector Macdonald (1807-1888) who lived in Stiemreway, Lemreway and Habost before moving to Laxay in c1840. Hector originally came from Bernera. His son John (1839-1919) inherited the croft, followed by John's son Hector (1891-1975).

 

Title: 18 Laxay
Record Type: Crofts and Residences
Gaelic Name: 18 Lacasaigh
Type: Croft
Grid Ref Easting: 133035
Grid Ref Northing: 921741
Record Maintained By: CECL
Subject Id: 663