Donald McAdie1

(circa January 1758 - after 1821)
FatherGeorge MacAdie2 (say 1730 - aft. 1760)
MotherMargaret Cottar2 (Jun 1725 - aft. 1760)
Relationship5th great-uncle of Lorna Henderson

BMDB data

     Donald McAdie was born cir. Jan 1758 Scarmclate, Par. of Bower, CAI, SCT.1 He was christened on 11 Jan 1758 Watten, Par. of Watten, CAI, SCT; entry reads: George McAdie in Scarmclet and Margaret Cottar his spouse had a son baptized named Donald before wit: William Levach in Scarmclait and Thomas Robertson in Flex.1
     Donald McAdie married Catherine MacKain on 13 Dec 1788 Watten and Wick, CAI, SCT, Watten OPR: Donald McAdie in Bilbster, Parish of Wick and Katherine MacKEAN in Bylbster were contracted in order to marriage and after ordinary proclamations & no objections offered their marriage was solemnized
Wick OPR: McALDIE (sic) or poss. Mcddie (with the A missing), Donald in Bilbster was matrimonially contracted to Katherine McKAIN in Watten - Cautions for the man James DONALDSON in Bilbster and for the woman Do.3
     Donald McAdie died aft. 1821.4
     Donald, son of George MacADIE and Margaret COTTAR, bap. Jan 1758, Watten but born Scarmclet, Bower, is assumed to be one and the same as Donald, farmer at Bilbster, Wick who married Katherine McKean/McKain of Bylbster, Watten.
Naming pattern of the latter couple's children "fits", and a witness at the baptism of the first child, son George, was a Robert McADIE in Watten, presumed to be his brother.5

Census/Where lived/Occupations

     Donald McAdie was a farmer in Feb 1821 Bilbster, Par. of Wick, CAI, SCT.4

Names

     Donald McAdie was also known as Donald MacAdy.4

All the other info

     On 24 Feb 1821 Wick, CAI, SCT, Donald McAdie was a cautioner at the marriage of Peter Henderson and Catherine McAdy; assumed to be correct Peter from census and dtr Isabella link back to "Peter H and Catherine McADY". Also 26 Jan 1821 Bilster (sic).
Entry in Wick OPR reads: Peter Henderson farm servant at Bilbster was matrimonially contracted to Catherine McAdy (sic) daugr of Donald McAdy farmer in Bilbster Wm Bremner wright in Stircoke Cautioner for the man & the said Donald MacAdy (sic) for his daughter. Married on February 24th."6,4 Donald McAdie witnessed the christening of Catherine Henderson on 27 Nov 1821 Wick, CAI.7,8

External links

     Click here to see Donald's page on WikiTree, a (free) collaborative on-line tree.9

Family

Catherine MacKain (say 1780 - bet. 1800 - 1880)
Children
  • George MacAddie10 (cir. Nov 1789 - )
  • Daniel McAdie11,12 (cir. Dec 1792 - Oct 1874)
  • Catherine McAdie4 (cir. 1800 - May 1880)
  • Isabella McAdie13 (cir. 1801 - Feb 1883)
  • Robert MacAdy14 (cir. Oct 1804 - )
ChartsDescendants of my direct McADIE line
Ancestors & siblings of Les Henderson
Last Edited15 Jun 2016

Citations

  1. Birth baptism marriage: Watten, CAI Dist 43/2, Bap. 11 Jan 1758 Donald s/o George McADIE & Margaret COTTAR, Watten, extracted Nov 2003.
  2. Birth baptism marriage: Watten, CAI Dist 43/2, Bap 1758 Donald McADIE, extracted Nov 2003.
  3. Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Marr. 13 Dec 1788 (Watten) Donald McADIE (Bilbster, Wick) & Katherine MacKEAN (Bylbster, Watten), Watten, CAI (042/00 0020 0288; Wick, CAI (043/00 0030 0433), copies d/loaded Jun 2016.
  4. Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Marr. 24 Feb 1821 Peter HENDERSON & Catherine McADY dtr of Donald MacADY (Bilbster), Wick, CAI, 043/00 0050 0013, copy d/loaded Jun 2016.
  5. "Lorna's Family History Musings", Jun 2016.
  6. HENDERSON, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch M110434 Feb 2002.
  7. HENDERSON, International Genealogical Index (IGI), Bap. 27 Nov 1821 Catherine d/o Peter HENDERSON & Catherine McADY, Wick, CAI, from Batch C110432, extracted Feb 2002.
  8. Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Birth 13 Nov Bap. 27 Nov 1821 Catherine d/o Peter HENDERSON & Catherine MacADY in Bilbster, Wick, CAI, from copy in tree of labtchnm_1 online at http://mv.ancestry.com.au/viewer/…, extracted Jun 2016.
  9. WikiTree online at http://WikiTree.com/, Oct 2011.
  10. Scottish BMDB entries (to 1854), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Bap. 1 Dec 1789 George s/o Donald MacADDIE & Katherine McKAIN in Bilbster, Wick, CAI, 043/00 0030 0079, copy d/loaded Jun 2016.
  11. Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Dth 15 Oct 1874 Daniel s/o Donald McADIE & Catherine McKAIN; wid./o Agnes WALLACE, reg. Tradeston, Burgh of Glasgow, LKS, 644/09 #1006, copy d/loaded Jun 2016.
  12. Scotland: OPR index, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950", Bap. 27 Dec 1792 Donald s/o Donald McADDIE & Katherine McKAIN, Wick, CAI, films 0990558-9, 0990574, extracted Jun 2016.
  13. Scottish BMDB entries (from 1855), http://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/index.php, Dth 18 Feb 1883 Isabella d/o Donald MacADIE & Catherine McKAIN, Thuster, Wick, CAI, 043/00 #38, copy d/loaded Jun 2016.
  14. Scotland: OPR index, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950", Bap. 20 Oct 1804 Robert s/o Donald MacADY & Katherine MacKAIN, Wick, CAI, films 0990558-9, 0990574, Batch C11043-2, extracted Jun 2016.

E. & O. E. Some/most parish records are rather hard to read and names, places hard to interpret, particularly if you are unfamiliar with an area.