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Kenneth John MacLeod

Kenneth John MacLeod

Kenneth John was born in 1911, the son of Roderick MacLeod and Mary MacAskill of 11/12 Ruisgarry (Quay). The family moved to 9 Backhill when Kenneth was about five years old, and later 9 Borve. He started attending Berneray School in 1917. He married Edna Hughes from Ardrossan, and they settled in Redcar.

At one stage Kenneth was a yachtsman. His sister Chirsty recalled one event for the School of Scottish Studies sound archive. The recording is available here on the Tobar an Dualchais website.

 

Title: Kenneth John MacLeod
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Coinneach-Iain Ruairidh Chaluim
Date of Birth: 25-09-1911
Date of Death: 13-04-1990
Occupation: Yachtsman
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 611
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 104758