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Mary MacLeod

Mary MacLeod

Mary was born in 1816, the eldest child of John MacLeod and Margaret MacAskill of old Ruisgarry. Mary married Kenneth Shaw of old Borve, where they settled for a while before obtaining a croft in Borgh Mhor, Harris. In 1853 they returned to Berneray where they became cottars on 1/2 Ruisgarry (Sandhill). In 1864 her husband obtained 13 Ruisgarry (Sunhill).

Mary and Kenneth had a family of seven children.

 

 

Title: Mary MacLeod
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Màiri Iain-Thailleir Chaluim
Date of Birth: 1816
Date of Death: 17-07-1869
Sex: Female
Bk Reference: CEBH 282
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 73284