25292: James Maciver

James, born in 1891, was a son of Kenneth and Elizabeth nee Coombs (his father was a gamekeeper at Morsgail from 1887 until 1912).

He went out to the States at the age of 22, and, together with his brother Angus, ran a sheep farm. He returned home to Lewis for a holiday in October 1951, after an absence of 38 years, but, when he arrived in Glasgow, he became ill and was taken to the Royal Infirmary, where he died.

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Date Of Birth:
18 Sep 1891
Date of Death:
24 Oct 1951
Brothers Keeper Reference:
CEBL 1926
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