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Margaret Macdonald

Margaret Macdonald

Margaret (born 1848) was the daughter of Donald Macdonald and Isabella Maciver, of 6 Old North Tolsta.

In 1853, when Old North Tolsta was decrofted to make way for Tolsta Farm, the family obtained 37 North Tolsta: the previous occupant having emigrated to the Eastern townships of Quebec.

Margaret's father died in 1871.

In 1873 Margaret emigrated, along with her mother and five of her seven siblings, to Lake Megantic, Canada.

Margaret married a farmer from Milan and settled there with him.

Margaret died young and childless.


Title: Margaret Macdonald
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Mairead Dhomhnaill Bhuidhe
Date of Birth: 1848
Sex: Female
Bk Reference: CET 1987
Record Maintained By: CET
Subject Id: 92716