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John Archie MacAskill

John Archie MacAskill

John Archie MacAskill was born in 1916, the son of yachtsman Kenneth MacAskill and Christina MacLeod of 6 Rhuvanish. John Archie was a pupil at Berneray School between 1922 and 1930, leaving to attend Kingussie Higher Grade School.

He joined the merchant navy.

John Archie was passed a house at Ardmaree, and in 1981 bought Bay View, 15 Rhuvanish, which had belonged to his uncle Johnnie MacAskill.


Title: John Archie MacAskill
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Iain-Eirdsidh Choinnich Aonghais
Date of Birth: 16-08-1916
Date of Death: 05-10-1983
Occupation: Seaman
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 1759
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 105754