Donald Martin 1795 - 1879

Name: Donald Martin

AKA Donald McMartin, Donald MacMartin

Father: Hugh Martin

Mother: Flory Crawford

Born: 20 Dec 1795, Shirdrim, Glassary1

Siblings:

  • Mary Martin b. 27 Apr 1784, Pheorlan, Glassary2
  • Angus Martin b. 20 Aug 1786, Garvachie, Glassary3
  • John Martin b. 31 Oct 1791, Shirdrim, Glassary4
  • Catherine Martin b. 23 Nov 1798, Shirdrim, Glassary5

Married: 31 January 1831, Glassary to Catherine Campbell6

Children:

  • Hugh Martin b. abt 1833, Glassary
  • Betsy Martin b. 29 Jan 1834, Crarae, Glassary7
  • Elizabeth Martin b. 31 Jan 1935, Crarae, Glassary8
  • Robert Martin b. abt. 1836 Glassary

Death: 19 Feb 1879, Poorhouse of Lochgilphead9

  • Cause of Death: Old age, as cert. by J. Hunter, Surgeon
  • Informant: James MacLullich, Porter
  • Burial
  • Headstone

Occupation: Fisherman

Address

Census

  • 1841

Crarae10

Name Age Occupation Born
Donald Martin 40 Fisherman Argyll
Catherine Martin 35 Argyll
Eowen Martin 9 Argyll
Betty Martin 5 Argyll
Robert Martin 4 Argyll
  • 1851
  • 1861

Tighnefeolin11
1 room with windows

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Donald Martin Head M 65 Fisherman Cumlodden
Catherine Martin Wife M 60 Perth, Killin
Hugh Martin son Un 28 Fisherman Cumlodden
Donald Martin Grandson 2 Cumlodden
  • 1871

Tidhnefeolin or Cumlodden12
1 room with windows

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Donald Martin Head Widr 74 Retired Fisherman Cumlodden
Duncan Campbell Grandson Unm 12 Scholar Argyleshire, Kilin
Donald Campbell Grandson Unm 9 Scholar Argyleshire, Kilin

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Other records

  • Duke of Argylls census
  • Fencible Men
  • Valuation Rolls