|Margaret Mackay 
(Abt 1772-Between 1844/1851)
Margaret Mackay 
• 2 Dec 1793: resided at marriage in Achumore, Tongue, SUT. 3
• 6 Jun 1841: not found in Scottish census.
• 29 Jun 1844: age 72, widowed mother of Hector Munro, resided at Scullomie, Tongue. 4
1 LDS Batch M110564 Tongue 1819-1854.
2 Tongue Parish (Sutherland, Scotland), "Old Parish Records"; National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh; Andrew Monro of Scolomy, Tongue to Margaret Mackay, Auchumore, Tongue - banns Nov. 16 1793, marriage Dec. 2 1793.
3 Karen Sutherland-Pahia OPR transcripts, Scullomie events.
"J. Horsburgh factor's visitation of Tongue tenants, 1844-1845,"; ms notebook; Sutherland Estate Papers DEP 313/184; National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh;
29 June 1844 - SCULLOMIE No.10 - HECTOR MUNRO Second house on west side of road. Lot No.3 of Plan 1829. 2.2.19 arable and -.3.21 in pasture, in all 3.2. Has improved and drained a good deal since 1829. Now in good order and no more land to take in. Rent £4 15s. 11d. Garden.
House A new Tenantry one - thatched - clay partition, lofted over room.
Family - tenant an active young fellow about 31 years of age, a weaver and herring fisher. Has a wife [Johan Sutherland] and one child of 2 months old [Catherine]. The Mother [Margaret Mackay], a woman of 72 lives with him and likewise his Brother Hugh, aged 25, who is also a weaver and a fisher. Mother on Poors' Roll. Stock - 3 cows, 1 stirk, 18 sheep; on-line transcript at http://cmy.iay.org.uk/resources/1844.htm
5 Estimated date. used only to identify this individual.