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Catherine MacKinnon

Catherine MacKinnon

Catherine MacKinnon was born in about 1831, the daughter of John MacKinnon and Margaret Martin of old Ruisgarry. In 1850 the family became cottars on 2 Ruisgarry (Sandhill).

Catherine's son Angus was born in 1851. When her widowed mother was cleared from Sandhill in 1854 to become a cottar on Newton Farm in North Uist, Catherine and Angus went with her.

 

Title: Catherine MacKinnon
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Caitrìona Iain Choinnich
Date of Birth: 1831
Date of Death: 1919
Sex: Female
Bk Reference: CEBH 2413
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 72510