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date: 23 October 2019

Mackay, Mackintoshlocked

  • Alan Bell


Mackay, Mackintosh (1793–1873), Free Church of Scotland minister and Gaelic scholar, was born at Eddrachillis, Sutherland, on 18 November 1793, the son of Alexander Mackay, tacksman of Duartbeg and a captain in the Reay fencibles, and his wife, Helen, eldest daughter of Alexander Falconer...

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National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh
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H. Scott, , 3 vols. in 6 (1871); new edn [11 vols.] (1915–)