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Alexander MacLeod

Alexander MacLeod

Alexander MacLeod, born in 1826, was the son of Allan Bàn MacLeod and Rebecca MacLeod of Siabaidh. Following his father's death the family moved with his widowed mother to Urgha on Harris, where he worked as an agricultural labourer. He married Marion Morrison at Manish in 1866, and they returned to Berneray, making their home at 15 Ruisgarry (Trealigarry).

Marion and Alexander had twelve children together. Following Alexander's death, the croft was passed to their son Allan.

 

 

Title: Alexander MacLeod
Record Type: All Records
Gaelic Name: Alasdair Ailein Bhàin Aonghais
Date of Birth: 1826
Date of Death: 25-08-1912
Date of Marriage: 03-10-1866
Occupation: Farmer
Sex: Male
Bk Reference: CEBH 582
Record Maintained By: CEBH
Subject Id: 73861