Typed tale about John `Diùrach` MacLean – “Big Dewar of Balemartine, Tiree”
Typed account of John MacLean (Mull & Jura) who came to live in Balemartine,Tiree. Known locally as Dewar (Diùrach), he was reknown for his resistance to pay tax to the Duke of Argyll. Unknown date of birth but likely between 1750 and 1820.
Click here to view 2009.147.1 | Tags: argyll estates, balemartine, feudal and clan organisation, land tenure, rents| | Dates: 1750s, 1760s, 1770s, 1780s, 1790s, 1800s, 1810s, 1820s| | Townships: balemartine| | Object Types: academia|
Paperback book `A Very Fine Class of Immigrants` by Lucille H. Campey.
The Scottish emigrants in Prince Edward`s Island 1770-1850.
Paperback book `After the Hector` by Lucille H. Campey.
Account of the Scottish pioneers of Nova Scotia and Cape Breton from 1773 to 1852..
Paperback book `The Discovery of the Hebrides` by Elizabeth Bray.
Illustrtaed account of the exploration and exploitation of the Hebrides using the records and journals of such visitors as the scientist Joseph Banks and Johnson and Boswell.
Hardback book `Argyll Estate Instructions 1771-1805` edited by Eric Cregeen.
Instructions from the 5th Duke of Argyll to his chamberlains for Mull, Morvern and Tiree 1771-1805.
Paperback book `Scotland Farewell: The People of the Hector` by Donald MacKay.
The story of the Highland Scots who sailed to Pictou, Nova Scotia in 1773 on board the `Hector` and who pioneered the largescale emigration of Scots to Nova Scotia.
| Tags: canada, emigration| | Dates: 1740s, 1750s, 1760s, 1770s, 1780s, 1790s, 1800s, 1810s, 1820s, 1830s| | Object Types: book|
Family Group Record for John MacPhaiden and his wife Catherine MacLean.
Family Group Record for John MacPhaiden and his wife Catherine MacLean from Coll and their fifteen children, all born in Salum.
| Tags: genealogy, kirkapol, salum| | Dates: 1760s, 1770s, 1780s, 1790s, 1800s, 1810s, 1820s, 1830s, 1840s, 1850s| | Townships: kirkapol, salum| | Object Types: family tree| | People: MacFadyen, Mr Martin, Kirkapol (1802 - 1855), MacFadyen, Mrs Janet, Kirkapol (1803 - 1860)|
Hardback book `Early Congregational Independency in the Highlands and Islands and the North-East of Scotland` by William D. MacNaughton.
The rise and fall of Scotland`s rural Congregational churches with particular reference to the impact and influence of the missionaries and ministers who served in the Congregational Union.
| Tags: ministers, the church| | Dates: 1790s, 1800s, 1810s, 1820s, 1830s, 1840s, 1850s, 1860s, 1870s, 1880s, 1890s| | Object Types: book| | People: Farquharson, Rev. Archibald, Tiree (1800 - 1878)|
Account of the emigration of Allan MacLean from Coll and his wife Janet MacFarlane to Australia in 1837.
The emigration of Allan MacLean from Coll and his wife Janet MacFarlane to Australia on the `Brilliant` in 1837.
| Tags: australia, coll, emigration| | Dates: 1780s, 1790s, 1800s, 1810s, 1820s, 1830s, 1840s, 1850s, 1860s| | Object Types: composition|
Photocopied paper `The Gospel Fisherman` by Donald Meek.
Paper by Donald Meek subtitled `The Gaelic Hymns and Cultural Perspectives of Duncan MacDougall of Tiree`.
| Tags: balephuil, baptists, gaelic, gaelic songs, ministers, the church| | Dates: 1790s, 1800s, 1810s, 1820s, 1830s, 1840s, 1850s| | Townships: balephuil| | Object Types: academia| | People: MacDougall, Rev Duncan, Balephuil (1798 - 1850)|