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John MacAskill

John MacAskill

John, born 1826, was the son of Neil MacAskill and Chirsty MacDonald of Ruisgarry, who moved to Borve by 1841. John’s mother died about 1845 and the family moved instead to 11 Kyles Scalpay.

John married Mary Morrison of Scotasay, but originally from Berneray. Together they were to have seven children. The family lived in Kyles Scalpay, emigrating to Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan about 1885.

 

Title: John MacAskill
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Iain Nèill Phàdraig
Date of Birth: 1826
Date of Death: 1891
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 2249
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 113193