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Catherine Paterson

Catherine Paterson

Catherine Paterson, born in 1857,  was the daughter of Norman Paterson and Catherine MacAskill of 9 Ruisgarry (Gunhill).

Catherine became a domestic servant, marrying widower Angus MacDonald in 1879. Together they were to have eight children, living at Quay. Catherine was widowed in 1906, when Angus and his crewmates were lost in a storm. She subsequently worked as a wool spinner.

 

 

Title: Catherine Paterson
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Ceit Thormoid-Oig Alasdair
Date of Birth: 29-10-1857
Date of Death: 14-05-1941
Date of Marriage: 16-12-1879
Occupation: Domestic Servant; Wool Spinner
Sex: Female
Bk Reference: CEBH 1542
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 74198