Allan Mackay, Kilpheder, South Uist

Son of Angus Mackay, of Kilpheder, South Uist
Last known address in South Uist: 303 Kilpheder
Service unit: 1st Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
Service number: 5145
Date of death: 9 May 1915 at the age of 29
Local memorial: South Uist

Allan is shown in the 1901 census aged 12, the son of Angus and Catherine (both aged 60) and brother of Donald John (25), Alexander (19), Donald Archy (17), May Flora (15) and Angus (10).  The 1891 census also shows Peggy (17), Kitty (19) and John (20) as older siblings.

1 comment:

  1. He is my grand uncle. He went over the top in February 1915 and was never seen again. They never saw the 200 that went with him
    His parents are my great grandparents and my grandfather was his eldest brother