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John Maclennan

John Maclennan

John (1868-1906) was a son of Murdo Maclennan and Ann Macaulay, 24 Valtos. He married Margaret Buchanan, 6 Kneep and they lived as cottars at Reithmir, Valtos, croft number 27. They had five children.

According to the inscription on the headstone at Valtos Cemetery John died at Cardiff. His remains arrived at Valtos Quay in a lead lined coffin and taken to Valtos Cemetery by horse and cart. The horse was too tired to do anything for the rest of the day.

 

Title: John Maclennan
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Iain Mhurchaidh Dhomhnaill a' Sguithair
Date of Birth: 1868
Date of Death: 10-04-1906
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEU 2108
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 50309