2007.118.4

Black and white photograph of Sarah Lamont nee MacDonald in the 1910s.

Sarah MacDonald (1838-1916), daughter of Archibald MacDonald and Isabella MacFadyen. In the late 1840s she emigrated to Canada with her widowed mother who died on the voyage. Fostered by a family of MacKinnons she settled in Kinccardine Township where she met and married Donald Lamont, the son of Peter Lamont and Ann MacLean, crofters with a large family who emigrated from Cornaigbeg in 1851. Sarah and Donald had nine children, although Sarah became paralysed from the waist down during the birth of her sixth child.

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Object Details

Other Number: L183
Normal Location: Photograph Shelves: photographs – L100-199
Current Location: normal location

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