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Marion MacAskill

Marion MacAskill

Marion was born in 1871, the daughter of John MacAskill and Marion MacAskill of 11/12 Ruisgarry (Quay).

She became a weaveress and domestic servant, marrying John MacAskill in 1907. They lived with his parents at 7/2 Ruisgarry, where their daughter was born. They also had a son who was born prematurely and died in infancy. Following her husband's death from appendicitis in 1909 Marion and her daughter stayed at 7/2 Ruisgarry for a number of years, later moving to Quay.

 

 

Title: Marion MacAskill
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Mòr Iain Choinnich-Bhàin
Date of Birth: 29-06-1871
Date of Death: 1957
Date of Marriage: 26-02-1907
Occupation: Weaver; Domestic Servant
Sex: Female
Bk Reference: CEBH 82
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 70866