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 Christina and Donald McLEAN from Scotland 1837



Donald MACMASTER

Donald MACMASTER

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  • Name Donald MACMASTER 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Black House Arnol Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Minister, probably of the Free Church. 
    Person ID I-9117  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2021 

    Father John MACMASTER,   b. 15 Jun 1782, Corriebeag Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1837, Stornoway UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Relationship -3067 
    Mother Mary MACMILLAN,   b. 1794, Fort William Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1872, Fort William Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship -3067 
    Married 22 Jun 1819  Corriebeg Loch Eil Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See married record attached to this profile.
    Children of marriage "Four of the children pursued their scientific bent and became doctors"   [1
    Children of marriage His family were ten in number, two of whom died in childhood.   [2
    Children of marriage John Macleod wrote -"My mother (Isabella) was her (Mary Macmillan's) youngest daughter and the second youngest of her children"   [3
    Note John Macmasters and Mary MacMillan probably met in Corriebeg near Kinlocheil because their parents were living there.
    * Mary's father, Donald MacMillan was probably living there (Memoirs p271).
    * John's father might have been living there because John Macleod refers to John's and Mary's daughter (Isabella) as "belonging to the old Lochaber family of the Macmasters, Corriebeg". This is the home to a branch of the MacMasters Clan which was affiliated with Clan Cameron, upon the Estate of Lochiel, circa 1745, with MacMaster tenants (http://www.clan-cameron.org/cam-ref.html).
      [4
    Family ID F-3067  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S-223] John Macleod's Memoirs - see D56 homepage menu "Small Print", p272.

    2. [S-235] Leslie McKinnon, 'The Family of Allan MacMaster' - Gosford Library, NSW, Page 93.

    3. [S-223] John Macleod's Memoirs - see D56 homepage menu "Small Print", p269.

    4. [S-223] John Macleod's Memoirs - see D56 homepage menu "Small Print", p224 & 271.