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Mary MacDonald

Mary MacDonald

Mary MacDonald, born 1801, married John MacKay of Nisabost, with whom she had at least four children. In 1841 they were living in Borve, Berneray. By 1851 Mary was widowed, farming a croft of 4 acres. In 1854, with the clearance of crofts for Borve Farm, the family was moved to 6 Finsbay.

 

Title: Mary MacDonald
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Màiri Dhughaill
Date of Birth: 1801
Occupation: Farmer
Sex: Female
Bk Reference: CEBH 2453
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 115304