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red mail History of Altass, Parish of Creich,Sutherland - (Altass - Sutherland)
Does anyone have any info re this old village in Scotland? There was a Little Altass and Meikle Altass. Hugh MacLeod married Annie Graham here in 1853 and I am wanting to know if they had siblings.
red mail Donald McKay born abt 1789 - (Armadale - Sutherland)
I am descended from Donald McKay, who married Elizabeth (Betty) Adie and whose first daughter, Catherine, was also born in Armadale, in 1809. Her siblings, James & Peggy, were born in Farr, Sutherland, in 1811 & 1817. Frank
red mail MURRAY Family - blacksmiths - (Bettyhill - Sutherland)
Looking for information about George Gordon MURRAY (1827-1913), married to Elizabeth GORDON, and Robert MURRAY (1790-1869), married to Dorothy GORDON who were father and son blacksmiths in Bettyhill.
red mail Creich - Bonar Bridge - (Bonar Bridge - Sutherland)
Looking for information on the following: John Munro who married Mary Gunn 16 May 1822. Mary died in 1883, a widow, aged 88 years. Her parents were Finlay Gunn and Christina MacIntosh. John and Mary had they following children: Isbel born 1823, Christy born 1824, Christy born 1825, Anne born 1827, Finlay born 1829, Mary born 1831 and George born 1833.
Johannah Weatherley - (Bonar Bridge - Sutherland)
Im looking for details on Johannah Weatherley born abt 1846 in Bonar Bridge.I have her marriage certificate that says her father was John Weatherley a seaman.The only John Weatherley I can find is living far away in Edinburgh on the 1851 census with a wife Isabella and son Alexander 16 ,no sign of Johannah ,but it does say he was a seaman ,so Im not sure if he is the right man or not.I only know Johannah was born in Bonar Bridge ,because its stated on a later census form.If any one his information or are also reasearching this family please connect me
red mail Ross - (Bonar Bridge - Sutherland)
William Ross (b1828 Spinningdale, died 1910 Daylesford, Aust), son of Robert Ross (abt 1801 to ?) and Ann Murray (abt 1803 -1880) had siblings Catherine, Robert, Christy, Alexander and George. He married Henrietta (Henny) Ross (b 1831 Creich, died 1918 Daylesford, Aust), daughter of Hugh Ross and Elspeth Munro in 1856 in Airdins. Henrietta's eldest sister Elspet (1822 -1894) married Hugh Munro. She died in Airdins and is buried with Hugh in the Creich/Bonar Bridge Cemetery. Henrietta & William and Henrietta's brothers Donald, William, John and Angus emigrated to Australia during the 1850's.
red mail ANDREW McKAY, WEST CLYNE OR BRORA - (Brora - Sutherland)
Any info please on ANDREW McKAY Born either Tain or Dornoch 1811 but living in West Clyne in 1840 when his daughter JANET was born. He was married to CATHERINE born 1816 in Dornoch (was she a Sutherland?). On the 1841 Census Andrew was a fisherman living in Fishertown, Brora. They had children: Annie b1834; William b1837(agric.labourer) Margaret b 1839; JANET b1840 (my g-grandmother); Catherine b1846; Eppy (?) b1849 and Donald b1851 (another fisherman). The children later than Janet were born in Tain. I have come to a brick wall with ANDREW but would love to know more.
Weatherley - (Durness - Sutherland)
I,m looking for any information on Johannah Weatherley born abt 1845,she later moved to Bonar Bridge.Could be connected to the McLean family.If anyone is interested in these families please contact me.
red mail Adam Mckenzie - (East Helmsdale - Sutherland)
I believe Adam Mckenzie came from Helmsdale this was shown on my grandfathers birth cerificate I got from New Zealand .Adams father was Alexander Mckenzie and his mother Jane Mckay Gordon .Adam married Isabella Watson from Pitsligo 1875 and they emigrated to New Zealand in 1877 can anyone help .
red mail Mary Grant of Embo Mains Dornock - (Embo - Sutherland)
My Gt Paternal Grandmother was born 9 Feb 1856 at Embo Mains Dornock Sutherland to Andrew & Mary Grant She married Joseph Burton in South Leith 17 Aug 1881 Joseph was a Pvt in 21st Hussars, sent to India for the wars & never heard from again. I have census report that Andrew & Mary owned acreage and had hired help at Embo Mains where Andrew was listed as Plowman Any additional information greatly appreciated
red mail MACKAY ROSS GRAY - (Embo - Sutherland)
DONALD MACKAY b 1765 married JEAN GRAY (daughter of ALEX GRAY and MARY ROSS). Donald and Jean had a son ANDREW b 6.9.1808. Does anyone have any information pre-Donald as I believe his predecessors were fishermen in EMBO before settling in BRORA C 1800s. Any information gratefully received!
Catherine McLeod and George Munro - (Farr - Sutherland)
I'm looking for information regarding Katherine McLeod born abt 1791 in Farr. She married George Munro (born abt 1781 Farr) in 1814 also in Farr. Does anyone have any idea who her parents and/or siblings were? Also looking for George Munro's parents and siblings. Thanks.
RAE - (Farr - Sutherland)
Looking for information on George b Oct 1839 in parish of Farr; Robert b Jul 1842; John b Aug 1842 and Isabella b Jun 1845. Their Family Register states they were born in parish of Addrehullis or Eddrachillis, Sutherlandshire.RAE
red mail Brydron - (Farr - Sutherland)
George Brydon married Elizabeth Marshall 31.1.1850 Strathnaver he was in residence at Dalharold and she at Grumbeg. Had 6 children.
red mail Brydron MacDonald - (Farr - Sutherland)
Robert Brydon Mary Macdonald married 13.4.1856 Kildonon. Brother of George, shepherd. they ahd 8 children born Kildonon and Clyne. Seek for info.
red mail Brydon Manson - (Farr - Sutherland)
James Brydon married Christina Manson 21.6.1864 Balnaclaren Thurso he was bother to Robert and George hill shepherds, they had 5 children born Farr. anyone any info regardings these families. The Brydons came from Tweedsmuir c.1840's "with the sheep"
red mail Henderson - (Kinlochbervie - Sutherland)
Looking for any information regarding my grandmother Barbara Falconer Macdonald who was born in Kinlochbervie, Sutherland. In 1889 her parents were Kenneth& Willamenia Macdonald.
red mail Looking for Corbetts - (Kinlochbervie - Sutherland)
Great-grandparents, John Corbett and Alexandrina Ross emigrated from Kinlochbervie to Canada about 1847. Am interested in finding out about links to any Corbetts still living in Kinlochbervie. Thanks!
INNES - (Lairg - Sutherland)
Does anyone have information as to where Alexander INNES, who was married to Margaret MURRAY and who died in 1813 in Lairg, Sutherland and was probably born about 1750, may have come from? There aren't many families with the surname of INNES living in Sutherland during this period.
red mail Alexander McLeod - (Lochinver - Sutherland)
I believe Alexander Mcleod was born in Lochinver, Sutherland in the early 1800's. He migrated to Australia where he married Sarah Jane McGennis on 1/2/1841. Any information on Alexander or Sarah or the history of the area at the time and why they may have immigrated would be appreciated. Sarah is the daughter of George McGennis, a convict, and Ann Cusley.
red mail Campbell. Melvich. Sutherland. Scotland. - (Melvich - Sutherland)
I am trying to trace descendants of William Campbell died 1864 & Christina Fraser died 1861, especially two of their sons Malcolm born 1828 and Hugh born 1831. One of them may have had their photograph taken at "Peoples Picture Gallery" Lee & Starner, Photographers, Co. Fourth & Walnut Street, Williamsport, PA. USA. Can anybody help. My G/G/grandmother Margaret Macdonald was William Campbell's sister.
red mail MacKay, Peru. - (Portskerra - Sutherland)
A member of Alexander MacKay's family of Portskerra, may have worked at the Caylloma Silver Mining Co Ltd. Arequipa, Peru. He sent a photograph of himself to the Macdonald family of Melvich, probably around the 1890s. Can anybody help with information about the company and the named families.
red mail Walter Murray - (Rogart - Sutherland)
Trying to trace the footsteps of Walter Murray, who emigrated from Sutherlandshire, Scotland aboard the ship "Hector"; and who landed at Pictou, Nova Scotia in 1773, with his wife Christian and a 2 year old daughter Elizabeth. It is believed Walter was born in Rogart or surrounding area Abt. 1735 and served in India as a soldier sometime between 1760/70.
red mail Anderson and McDonald Scotland to Canada - (Rogart - Sutherland)
Catherine McDonald born 1817 at Rogart, immigrated to Canada where she met and Married William Anderson born 1814 of New Spynie Morayshire. Their children were born in East Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada between 1845 and about 1857. Their son, George B Anderson settled in another Township in Oxford, in East Nissouri.
MUNRO - (Tongue - Sutherland)
Searching for connections to Alexander MUNRO married to Ann GRAY 1 Oct 1838 in Tongue Scotland. Sailed to Australia on the 'James Moran' 1839. Settled in Gundarie (now Moruya) NSW. Children - Joanna McNee MUNRO b 1841, William Campbell MUNRO b abt 1843.
red mail SUTHERLAND (surname), Tongue - (Tongue - Sutherland)
The Tongue registers do not go back much before 1800, but my gt gt grandfather Angus SUTHERLAND was born apparently c 1791, and lived all his traced life in Scullomie. His family spread to Blandy, and wives in at least two generations were MacKays. The area was the old MacKay Clan Territory, and Sutherland was the next most common name. I am interested in all aspects of Tongue local and family history, and run an Email group of like minded souls. Donald
red mail MELVILLE s of WEst Helmsdale - (West Helmsdale - Sutherland)
My Ggrandparents were John MELVILLE and JANE McKAY married in Portgower/Loth in 1828. Children were Catherine b. 1829 who married James McKAY of West Helmsdale , Donald b. 1830 , Hugh who ended up in Australia Jane who married Donald BREMNER in Edinburgh and stayed there to have a family Isabella married George HENSON and eventually moved to South Shields and Roberta who stayed in that area and married Alex MURRAY Later they took over John's croft .
red mail Alexander Mckenzie - (West Helmsdale - Sutherland)
Adam Mckenzie born 1853 was the son of Alexander and Jane Mckay Mckenzie ( nee Gordon ) Adam sailed to New Zealand with his wife Isabella (Watson ) and their baby Eleanor in 1877 on the SS Canterbury On the birth certificates of their children who were born in Dunedin New Zealand Adam entered he came from Helmsdale .Can anyone help me .
red mail Gordon Munro - (West Helmsdale - Sutherland)
My grandfather, Charles Hugh Munro Gordon youngest child of John Gordon and Elizabeth (Betsyann) Munro born in Helmsdale 1866. Other siblings are James b. Feb 19 1870 d. 1872, Jessie d. 1853, John b.Aug.25 1855, Alexander b. Sept 17 1859, Marion b. Apr. 22 1862. I'm hoping that some of their decendants still live in the area Marion left and lived in England. My grandfather left Scotland in 1882 and was employed by the Hudsons Bay Co. and I don't think he ever returned. He died in Canada in 1936. I hope someone out there can fill in the empty spots Louise
red mail Munro ,Sutherland - (West Helmsdale - Sutherland)
Elizabeth Munro married John Gordon at Berriedale in Caithness March of 1846. Elizabeth was born at Wick about 1831 to Charles Munro, and mother Helen Sutherland. Charles was a Sergeant in the 79th Highland Regiment. Are there any decendants out there?

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