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Margaret Maclennan

Margaret Maclennan

Margaret (1816-1895) was the daughter of John Maclennan, of 26 Vatisker.

Margaret married William Macdonald, originally from 6 Old Back, and the couple settled as cottars in Old South Tolsta and had 5 children.

In 1851, during the croft lottings, the family obtained 1 North Tolsta; the couple had a further 3 children there. In total they had eight children: five girls and three boys. Their third child and fifth child both died young.

Their daughter Margaret became a cottar at 1 North Tolsta.

In due course 1 North Tolsta passed to their son, John.


Title: Margaret Maclennan
Record Type: People
Date of Birth: 1816
Date of Death: 1895
Sex: Female
Bk Reference: CET 2
Record Maintained By: CET
Subject Id: 90751