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James MacLeod

James MacLeod

James was born in about 1849, the son of Alexander MacLeod and Flora MacLeod of old Ruisgarry, then croft 2 Ruisgarry. The family moved to Grenitote, North Uist in 1854, returning to 'house 7' Quay a few years later. James became a fisherman, marrying Margaret MacDonald in 1879. They were to have six children together, living near his parents at 'house 11' Quay. In 1881 his elderly aunt Ann MacLeod was living in his household.

 

Title: James MacLeod
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Seumas Alasdair-Ruaidh Dhonnchaidh
Date of Birth: 1849
Date of Death: 22-09-1926
Occupation: Fisherman
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 26
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 67518