Associated People: MacEachern, Mr Alexander, Gortenvickeachin (1801 - 1881)

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Sepia photograph of Alexander MacEachern (1801-1881) of Gortenvickeachin.

Alexander MacEachern (1801-1881) of Gortenvickeachin. Alexander was the youngest son of John MacEachern and Janet Campbell who moved from Mull to Tiree before 1785. He married Ann MacLean in 1827 and had nine children. The family emigrated to Canada on board the `Jamaica` in June 1847 and settled in Osprey Township, Grey County, Ontario.

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Sepia photograph of four of the children of Alexander MacEachern of Gortenvickeachin.

Ffour of the children of Alexander MacEachern of Gortenvickeachin. L- R: (back) Angus (b. 1844 in Tiree, d. 1917 in USA), Donald McEachern (b. 1838 in Tiree, d. 1910 in London, Ontario) (front) Sarah (b. 1830 in Tiree, d. 1909 in Glamis, Bruce County, Ontario), Ann (b. 1842 in Tiree, d. 1917 in Ontario)

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