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Donald Nicolson

Donald Nicolson

Donald Nicolson (1891-1945) was a son of Kenneth Nicolson and Peggy Carmichael, 16 Lemreway.

At Stornoway, in 1918 he married Catherine Ann Macaskill, 12 Gravir. They were living at 16 Lemreway and 12 Gravir as landless cottars before landraiding Orinsay in 1921. Donald and Catherine Ann had four children, three of whom died in infancy.

Donald was widowed in 1926 when Catherine Ann and Kenneth died of Measles.

Donald was one of the victims of the 1945  drowning tragedy at Loch Shell.

Title: Donald Nicolson
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Dòmhnall Choinnich Dhòmhnaill
Also Known As: Domhnall Ruadh Choinnich
Date of Birth: 02-10-1891
Date of Death: 11-03-1945
Date of Marriage: 1918
Occupation: Fisherman
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 5947
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 50563