Hector Mackay [487]
(Bef 1758-Bef 1841)
Barbara Morrison [2550]
(Bef 1758-Bef 1841)
John Mackay [502]
(Bef 1762-Bef 1855)
Janet Mackay [2447]
(Bef 1762-Bef 1855)
Hugh Mackay [247]
(Abt 1784-1858)
Ann Mackay [248]
(1778-1860)
John Mackay "Roy" [251]
(Abt 1813-1898)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Margaret Mackay [252]

John Mackay "Roy" [251]

  • Born: Abt 1813, Scullomie, Tongue 2
  • Marriage: Margaret Mackay [252] on 28 Jan 1842 in Farr, SUT 1
  • Died: 7 Oct 1898, Scullomie, Tongue 2 3 4

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He worked as a general labourer and fisherman (1851).

3 Mar 1851 census: age 37, general labourer and fisherman, married son of Hugh Mackay at Scullomie, Tongue. 5

7 Apr 1861 census: age 48, ag.labourer, head of household at Scullomie, Tongue. 6

1863: John Mackay "Roy" [251] took over the crofting tenancy at Scullomie, Tongue. 4

2 Apr 1871 census: age 58, widower, tenant at Scullomie, Tongue. 7

3 Apr 1881 census: age 67, road contractor, head of household at Scullomie, Tongue. 8

5 Apr 1891 census: age 78, crofter, head of household at Scullomie, Tongue. 9


John married Margaret Mackay [252], daughter of John Mackay [3749] and Amelia Munro [3750], on 28 Jan 1842 in Farr, SUT.1 (Margaret Mackay [252] was born in 1821 in Tongue, SUT and died on 24 Apr 1865 in Scullomie, Tongue 10.)


Sources


1 LDS Batch M110564 Tongue 1819-1854.

2 Tongue Deaths 1898 056/39 image (John Mackay, Scullomie).
JOHN MACKAY, 7 October 1898. 85 crofter, Skullomie, Tongue. Widower. Spouse. Margaret Mackay. Father Hugh Mackay crofter decd. Mother Janet Mackay ms Mackay decd. Old age, atrophy of bladder. Informant Andrew Mackay son present.

3 Tongue Grave 033 Hugh Mackay, Scullomie.
Sacred to the memory of HUGH McKAY, late tenant, Scullomey who departed this life 7th January 1859 aged 75 years. Also his son JOHN McKAY who died at Scullomey 7th October 1898 aged 85 years. Also his grandson ANDREW McKAY, crofter and parish clerk, who died at Scullomey 7th May 1934 aged 75 years.

4 Tongue Tenants Roll 164 Scullomie (old no.7).

5 1851 census of Scotland, Sutherland, Volume 56 Tongue - Scullomie, enumeration district (ED) 10, page 10, schedule no. 37, household of Hugh Mackay;
Hugh Mckay 60 M farmer of 5 acres, Tongue
Agnes Mckay 65 M wife, Tongue
John Mckay 37 M son, general labourer and fisher, Tongue
Margret Mckay 30 M daughter-in-law, Tongue
John Mckay 6 grandson, Tongue
Alexr Mckay 4 grandson, Tongue
Hugh Mckay 2 grandson, Tongue

6 1861 census of Scotland, Sutherland, Volume 56 Tongue, enumeration district (ED) 8, page 12, schedule no. 42, household of John Mackay (Scullomie);
John McKay 48 head, ag.labourer, Tongue
Margt McKay 40 wife, Tongue
John McKay 16 son, ag.lab., Tongue
Alex McKay 14 son, scholar, Tongue
Hugh McKay 11 son, scholar, Tongue
Jennet McKay 9 daughter, scholar, Tongue
Amelia McKay 7 daughter, scholar, Tongue
George McKay 4 son, Tongue
Andrew McKay 1 son, Tongue

7 1871 census of Scotland, Sutherland, Volume 56 Tongue, enumeration district (ED) 8, page 9, schedule no. 44, household of John Mackay, tenant (Scullomie);
John Mackay 58 head, widower, Tongue
Alexander Mackay 23 son, labourer, Tongue
Hugh Mackay 20 son, labourer, Tongue
Janet Mackay 17 daughter, gen.servant, Tongue
Emily Mackay 15 daughter, gen.servant, Tongue
George Mackay 13 son, scholar, Tongue
Andrew Mackay 10 son, scholar, Tongue

8 1881 census of Scotland, Sutherland, Volume 56 Tongue, enumeration district (ED) 8, page 11, schedule no. 40, household of John Mackay (Scullomie);
John Mackay 67 road contractor, Tongue
Amelia Mackay 26 daughter, housekeeper, Tongue
Andrew Mackay 21 son, general servant, Tongue
George Mcdonald 14 servant, Tongue

9 1891 census of Scotland, Sutherland, Volume 56 Tongue, enumeration district (ED) 8, page 10, schedule no. 39, household of John Mackay (Scullomie);
John Mackay 78 W head, crofter, Tongue
Amelia Mackay 35 U daughter, crofter's daughter, Tongue
Andrew Mackay 31 U son, crofter's son, Tongue

10 Tongue Deaths 1865 056/08 (Margaret Mackay, Scullomie).
Margaret MacKAY, married; Apr 24 1865 at Scullomy; Female; 44; Father John MacKAY, tenant, deceased; Mother Amelia MUNRO, deceased; phthysis 12 months; John MacKAY, husband.

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