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Donald Finlayson

Donald Finlayson

Donald (1815-1902) was a son of Malcolm Finlayson, 14 Calbost and Helen Mackenzie, 14 Old Eishken.  He lived with his mother at 14 Old Eishken and in 1835 moved to  4 Old Steimreway.

In Lochs, In 1841, he married Margaret Gillies, 5 Old Orinsay. Donald and Margaret settled at 4 Old Steimreway  and they had seven children.  

The village was cleared in 1857and the family moved to 30 Lemreway. 

Donald was widowed in 1863 and remarried to Christina Macsween, 8 Arivruach in 1866.

 

 

Title: Donald Finlayson
Record Type: People
Date of Birth: 1815
Date of Death: 01-01-1902
Date of Marriage: 26-01-1841
Occupation: Crofter
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 2571
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 26032