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Roderick Smith

Roderick Smith

Roderick Smith (1854-1927) was a son of Donald Smith and Catherine Macleod, 6 Keose. He moved to Tarbert, Harris in the 1880s where he set up as a General Merchant. He later opened a second shop and became a postmaster. He served on the Harris School Board for 32 years including many years as Chairman.

In 1894, he married Christina MacLeod of croft 1/2 Ruisgarry. They had one daughter Catherine born in 1897.

 

Title: Roderick Smith
Record Type: People
Date of Birth: 1854
Date of Death: 03-10-1927
Date of Marriage: 26-06-1894
Occupation: Postmaster/mistress; Shopkeeper
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CECL 283
Record Maintained By: CECL
Subject Id: 15055