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Donald Kennedy

Donald Kennedy

Donald (1864-1952) was a son of Dugald Kennedy and Margaret Nicolson, 2 Calbost. He was a crofter/fisherman and he also operated a shoemaker's business, drawing work from all the surrounding villages.

At Fraserburgh, in 1896, he married Catherine Mackay, 29 Gravir. Donald and Catherine settled at 2 Calbost and they had ten children.  As senior citizens they moved to Nairn with their daughter Joan.

Four members of Catherine and  Donald's family emigrated to the Americas in the 1920s and they lost a son in each of the two World Wars.

 

Title: Donald Kennedy
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Domhnall Dhughaill
Date of Birth: 16-04-1864
Date of Death: 1952
Date of Marriage: 20-08-1896
Occupation: Fisherman; Shoemaker; Crofter
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 2013
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 15211