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Donald Macrae

Donald Macrae

According to local tradition, the Macraes came from Kintail originally. Donald Macrae's family was at Brollum, Aultinish and at Steimreway, Southern Park before coming to Habost.

Donald Macrae (1775-1859) was a son of Alexander and Ann Macrae, Steimreway.

He married Annabella Nicolson, 1 Brolum.  Donald and Annabella settled at  Aird an Troim, Aline, where they had six of their nine children.

The village was cleared in 1826 and the family were removed to 3 Habost.

 

Title: Donald Macrae
Record Type: People
Date of Birth: 1775
Date of Death: 22-07-1859
Occupation: Fisherman, Farmer
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 1634
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 11681