Alexander MacDonald
(Cal 1756-Bef 1851)
Margaret Fraser
(Cal 1770-Bef 1855)
Alexander MacDonald
(Cal 1798-1879)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Jane MacMillan

Alexander MacDonald

  • Born: Cal 1798, Scotland, probably
  • Marriage: Jane MacMillan
  • Died: 17 Feb 1879, Stonefield (Achnacloich), Skye aged about 81
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  Info:

Occupation:
1841 - Merchant
1861 - Gamekeeper
1871 - Crofter & Gamekeeper

Residence:
1841 - Stonefield (Achnacloich), Skye
1861 - Stonefield (Achnacloich), Skye
1871 - Stonefield (Achnacloich), Skye


Mentioned in the book "Musical Scotland" by David Baptie 1894:

"McDONALD, ALEXANDER ("Sandy"), born Stonefield, Skye, about 1795; died there, 17th February, 1879. A famous violinist and instrumental composer. His son JAMES was also a violin-player."

(Thanks to the Clan Donald Centre in Armadale in the Isle of Skye for finding this.)

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  Relativity:

Branch: Buick.

Proof Link: Death.


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Alexander married Jane MacMillan. (Jane MacMillan was born Cal 1811 in Strath, Skye.)