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Angus MacDonald

Angus MacDonald

Angus MacDonald was born about 1835, the son of Roderick MacDonald and Christina MacLeod of 4 Ardslave, Harris. He married Rachel MacAskill of 4 Ruisgarry (Tarraloch) in 1868. They lived at 4 Ardslave, Angus working as a fisherman. Their daughter Christina was born in 1870, and Rachel died a year later in 1871.

In 1879 Angus married again, to Catherine Paterson of 9 Ruisgarry (Gunhill). They were to have eight children together, living at Quay.

Angus was a crewman on the Daisy, which was overwhelmed in a gale in 1906, with the loss of all four crew.



Title: Angus MacDonald
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Aonghas Ruairidh
Date of Birth: 1835
Date of Death: 25-10-1906
Date of Marriage: 16-12-1879;22-12-1868
Occupation: Fisherman
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 1148
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 69010