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Murdo Maclean

Murdo Maclean

Murdo (1842-1889) was a son of Kenneth Maclean and Mary Macaulay, 3 Brenish. He was born around the time his parents moved from Ungeshader to 3 Old Brenish, before they settled at 3 Brenish in 1849.

Murdo married Euphemia Macaulay in the Free Church in Ceann Langabhat and they lived as cottars on 3 Brenish until they later obtained 1 Brenish. They had eight children. At the age of 47, Murdo contracted pleuro-pneumonia and died fifteen days later.  

 

Title: Murdo Maclean
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Murchadh Choinnich Fhionnlaidh
Date of Birth: 01-12-1842
Date of Death: 27-12-1889
Date of Marriage: 05-03-1872
Occupation: Crofter/fisherman
Sex: Male
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 103809