This is from an old family tree that was done in mid50's. Alexander McRae b 1788Rosshire, Scotland [of Alexander McRae of 'Big Duncan McRae'] (spouse not listed on chart?)
siblings listed from old family tree 1)Alexander b1788 + Flora McRae 1800 1865 (emig 1821 2_Duncan (sp?) children 6listed: Annie, Mary, William, John A, John J, Duncan 3)Margaret m Fawcett (5 child) Agnes, RevCharles, Sault Ste Marie, George ,William,Edward 4)Ellen 'Bella' single note with Farquhar in St. Andrews 5)Farquharsingle 6)Christopher + Chisholm = John D., Chippewa) 7)Donald + McDougall (St. Paul Minn) children 2: George, Margaret 8)Catherine + Chisholm (l0)children listed: Christine (+Angus R.R..McDonald,St Raphael's), Mary (+McLellan, Bellville), Ann (+Cameron), Margaret (?), Ellen single, Allan, single, John (+McLellan, Lindsay), Chris (+McMillan), William (+McDougall), Angus ?.
Alex & Flora emigrated in 1821 to Dundee area and are buried at St. Raphael's cemetery.
Could Catheine be also Isabella?? The names in thisfollowing census seem to jive with names from the family tree??I can't vouch for it's accuracy but a lot of the names can be linked to census and other information. Do any of these look familiar?
CENSUS: 1852 / Canada West / Stormont (county) / 346 Cornwall township / p. 39d, 40a, (185) 40 Chisholm,Allan Farmer Canada Roman Catholic23 M 41 Chisholm,Christopher Labourer Canada Roman Catholic 21 M 42 Chisholm, John Labourer Canada Roman Catholic19 M 43 Chisholm, Angus Labourer Canada Roman Catholic17 M 44 Chisholm, WilliamCanada Roman Catholic10 M 45 Chisholm, IsabellaScotland Roman Catholic50 F ** 46 Chisholm, NellyScotland Roman Catholic2F 47 Chisholm, MargeretScotland Roman Catholic15 F 48 Chisholm, MaryScotland Roman Catholic13 F 49 Chisholm, ChristyScotland Roman Catholic11 F 50 Chisholm, AnneScotland Roman Catholic9 F
I would appreciate any supporting feedback on this from other readers, Annie