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Alexander Mackinnon

Alexander Mackinnon

Alexander Mackinnon (1866-1951) was a son of Roderick Mackinnon and Catherine Macdonald, 4 Caverstay.

In Lochs, in 1896, he married Henrietta Macleod, 1 Garyvard.  Alexander and Henrietta settled at 1 Garyvard and they had three children.

Alexander was widowed in 1902 and in Lochs, in 1904  he married Mary Ann Macleod, 1a Garyvard. Alexander and Mary Ann had eight children.

Alexander had a small shop attached to his house and like most merchants, owned a number of boats over the years to bring goods from Stornoway; one of those was the 'Try Again'.


Title: Alexander Mackinnon
Record Type: People
Also Known As: Alasdair Ruairidh Chabharstaidh
Date of Birth: 1866
Date of Death: 19-07-1951
Date of Marriage: 1896
Occupation: Merchant
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEP 3953
Record Maintained By: CEP
Subject Id: 50782