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Mary MacAskill

Mary MacAskill

Mary was born in about 1808, the daughter of Roderick MacAskill and Margaret MacLeod of old Ruisgarry. By 1851, Mary had moved to Lamerick, close to her widowed sister Betsy. Mary, who was deaf, remained unmarried, working as a hand loom weaver. Following her death in 1866, the house passed to Betsy's son Roderick MacKinnon.

 

 

Title: Mary MacAskill
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Màiri Ruairidh
Date of Birth: 1808
Date of Death: 25-08-1866
Occupation: Weaver; Cottar
Sex: Female
Bk Reference: CEBH 2610
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 77766