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Murdo Smith

Murdo Smith

Murdo (1876-1962) was the son of Alexander Smith and Mary Maciver. The family were cottars at 24 North Tolsta.

Murdo married Jessie Graham, of 8 Back, and the couple settled as cottars at 24 North Tolsta. They re-named the house 24b North Tolsta. The couple had two children; both boys.

Murdo was widowed in 1910.

Murdo's second marriage was to Jessie Maciver, of 14 North Tolsta. The couple settled as cottars at 24 North Tolsta and had four children: three girls and a boy. 

In due course the cottars house at 24b North Tolsta passed to their son Angus.


Title: Murdo Smith
Record Type: People
Gaelic Name: Murdhadh Alasdair ('ain) Oig
Also Known As: Robb
Date of Birth: 17-02-1876
Date of Death: 08-05-1962
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CET 835
Record Maintained By: CET
Subject Id: 91576