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Alexander MacKillop

Alexander MacKillop

Alexander MacKillop, eldest child of John MacKillop and Margaret Munro, was born in old Ruisgarry in 1831, moving to croft 6 Ruisgarry which his father was allotted in 1850. Alexander became a fisherman, a cottar and then a crofter.

In 1868 Alexander married Annabella MacPherson at Trumisgarry in North Uist. All but their first two children were born on Berneray, where he was passed croft 5 Ruisgarry from his uncle Donald MacKillop around 1870. Following Alexander's death it was passed to son John.

 

Title: Alexander MacKillop
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Alasdair Iain Alasdair-Ruaidh
Date of Birth: 1831
Date of Death: 22-09-1916
Date of Marriage: 21-05-1868
Occupation: Fisherman; Crofter; Cottar
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 134
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 69620