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Christina (1811-1874) was the daughter of Donald Campbell of Caw, Harris.
She married John Carmichael, of Gravir, but it is not clear where the couple initially settled or where their first child was born.
In 1832 the family obtained 12a Old Lemreway, and her brother-in-law obtained, 12b Old Lemreway. The couple went on to have a further four children at 12a Old Lemreway.
In 1843, when Old Lemreway was cleared, the family obtained 3 Glen Tolsta. They had to spend their first winter there under an upturned boat on Glen Tolsta Beach.