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Crofts and Residences

Crofts and Residences

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Title Description Imagessort ascending Id
1 Old North Tolsta 1 Old North Tolsta was a new croft in 1830, the first tenant was Donald Macdonald from Cuilatobhtar. His sister Catherine and her husband Norman were cottars on the croft, they obtained 24 Old North Tolsta in 1845. In... 104122
2 Old North Tolsta 2 Old North Tolsta was a new croft in 1830, the first occupants were Murdo Murray and Gormelia Campbell and their four young children. The couple had a further five children there before obtaining 7 North Tolsta in the... 104123
3 Old North Tolsta 3 Old North Tolsta was a new croft in 1830. The first, and only, occupants were Evander Maciver, Christina Maclean and their four surving children. The couple had one further child while at 3 Old North Tolsta. In 1853... 104124
4 Old North Tolsta 4 Old North Tolsta was a newly lotted croft in 1830; the first occupants were Angus Smith, Ann Macdonald and at least some of their adult children including: Jessie and John. In due course 4 Old North Tolsta passed to... 104125
5/6 Old North Tolsta 5/6 Old North Tolsta was a new croft in 1830; the first tenant was Donald Murray.  Donald Murray lost the croft around 1835, nothing further is known of what happened to Donald. The croft was then divided into 5 Old... 104126
17 Upper Shader 104136
Carnan House, Shawbost 104137
3a Achmore 104152
13 Lower Bayble 104160
3 Old Leurbost 104192
26 Old Leurbost 104198
23 Old North Tolsta 23 Old North Tolsta was a new croft in 1845, the tenants were Norman Macleod and Catherine Macdonald. They had previously had three children while living as cottars at 1 Old North Tolsta, they had a fourth child while... 104245
24 Old North Tolsta 24 Old North Tolsta was a new croft in 1845; the first tenant was John Macdonald. John married Margaret Macleod. The couple moved to 12 North Tolsta in 1853.  104246
2 Swordale, Point 104249
12b Keose Murdo Macrae (1886-1943), 6 Habost married Catherine Mackay, daughter of Donald Mackay and Margaret Morrison, 12 Keose and resided at 12b Keose. When Catherine was widowed, she moved to Stornoway and sold the croft in... 10425
6 Swordale, Point 104250
40 Breasclete 104251
2 Guershader 104266
20 Swainbost 104271
4 Old Leurbost 104276
27 Braeside Terrace, Aberdeen 10428
3 High Borve 104282
36 Old Leurbost 104289
5 Old Leurbost 104293
6 Old Leurbost 104297
28 Old Leurbost 104300
7 Old Leurbost 104301
8 Old Leurbost 104303
39 Leurbost 104306
9 Old Leurbost 104308

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