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Picture Number8863
Courtesy OfRoddie Macpherson
Year2009
GraveyardLochcarron Old
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Kenneth & Rebekah McLeod.

Sacred/to the memory/of/KENNETH McLEOD/late farmer, Coulags/who died 23rd August 1864/aged 87 years/also/of his wife/REBEKAH McRAE/who died in 1827/aged 41 years.


Erected by their son/DONALD McLEOD/1866.


 


 


 


 


Picture Added on 18 November 2009.


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Their son Donald McLeod married Elsie Cameron in Resolis. He emigrated to the USA and took part in the California gold rush in 1848 for a few years, came back and married, and had a family as per the news article attached.

He and his wife are referred to here: www.kirkmichael.info/Margaret_Cameron_of_Ferryton_and_Sheep_Park_and_the_1843_Resolis_Disruption_Riot_and_Cromarty_Jailbreaking.html"

There is a picture of Donald and Elsie's grave stone in California in the above story.

Added by on 29 January 2021.



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