FIRST GENERATION


1. Angus MAC LEOD (photo) died on Apr 7 1882 in North Shore,Vict.Co.Ns. He was buried on Apr 7 1882 in Pioneer Cemetary, French River,NS *. He was born May26 1833 in Harris,Lewis,Scotland. The PIONEER CEMETARY is located about 200 feet on the Sydney side of the
French River Bridge, which is about 3 miles past Breton Cove, The cemetary is located on the water side of the Cabot Trail.On the left (upper) side of the road is a large 2 storey
home with 2 dormers. The road to the cemetary is JUST BEFORE THIS HOME.The cemetary is about 1Km from the highway...well maintained. (Lloyd & Rita Mac Donald visit to site Nov.24-1996.)

The 1871 census...Angus Mac Leod Born Scotland...40yrs old ... would have him born
in 1831

He was married to Mary URQUHART (daughter of Thomas URQUHART and KATE MAC DONALD) ? in Harris,Lewis,Scotland. Mary URQUHART (photo) was born in 1836 in Harris,Lewis,Scotland.(1) She died on Feb 8 1915 in North Shore,Vict.Co.Ns. She was buried on Feb 8 1915 in Pioneer Cemetary, French River,NS *. Her father came from Loch Broom...perhaps she was born there??

The 1871 census lists her at 35 at this time...makes her born on 1836...could not write, but could read. Angus MAC LEOD and Mary URQUHART had the following children:

child2 i. Thomas MAC LEOD was born in 1864. 1871 census lists age as 7 yrs
child3 ii. John MAC LEOD was born in 1858. Age 13 on 1871 Census
child+4 iii. Neil MAC LEOD.
child5 iv. Alex MAC LEOD.
child6 v. Jessie MAC LEOD was born in 1856. 1871 census lists her at 11 yrs
child+7 vi. Mary MAC LEOD.
child8 vii. MAGGIE MAC LEOD was born on Jan 26 1879 in Plaster,NS. She died on Nov 21 1901.
child9 viii. Catherin (sic) (Katie) MAC LEOD was born in 1867 in Plaster,NS. 1871 census lists her at 4 yrs

Also known as KATIE( see Katie Mac Leod)

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