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Donald Shaw, born 1827, was the son of John Shaw and Mary MacLeod of Borve, Berneray. The family emigrated to Loch Lomond, Cape Breton about 1841. At West Bay in 1850, Donald married Mary MacDermid, who had also emigrated from Berneray. They made their home in Richmond County with their five children: Alexander, Sarah, Christy, John and Jessie.