Tag Archives: Moffatt

A-Z Challenge Surnames E

This will be short and sweet. I only have 2 E surnames in my whole database of over 1000 people in our family tree! One I mentioned yesterday (Elizabeth Dunn (nee Elliott) and today I will mention Thomas ELLERSHAW. Mr. … Continue reading

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John Henry Cornelius Boisdale Hender Moffatt

Hugh Macdonald IV of Boisdale’s daughter Mary Moffatt was widowed at a young age. She had 4 sons by her husband Robert Moffatt. In the 1871 UK Census you see them living as a family in Liverpool but by 1881 … Continue reading

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The Mystery of the Boisdale Connection

The family photo above is what started my quest on finding our family’s connection to the Macdonald of Boisdale clan. The young man on the right was my husband’s grandfather. This photo was taken in 1920 in what was then … Continue reading

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