Is anyone researching these McDougalls, because if so I would like to hear from you and to share the information from my branch.
Alexander McDougall of Mingary, Argyll, Scotland was born in 1760 and died in 1843.He was a tacksman of Mingary and later of Achateny, Argyllshire.On 21 June 1791 he married Elizabeth Campbell who was the daughter of Archibald and Mary Campbell: she died in 1839.In 1819 Alexander and Elizabeth migrated to Nova Scotia and lived in Pictou before moving to the Belfast area of Prince Edward Island in 1823 where they settled.Their children were:- 1.Allan McDougall was born in 1794 and died in 1877.He left Canada for Scotland about 1825 to marry Harriet Campbell of Killundine ( ? to 1827) then the couple returned the same year to Prince Edward Island.Allan and Harriet settled in Flat River, PEI where by 1847 he was a farmer and tax assessor. 1.1Archibald McDougall was born in 1830. 2Mary McDougall settled in Nova Scotia and married ......... Tobin. 3Jane McDougall married Rev M MacLaren. 4Ann McDougall married William McKay.They moved to Nova Scotia: issue:- 4.1Archibald McKay was born at Flat River, Prince Edward Island on 16 July 1826 and was baptised at St John’s Belfast Church, Prince Edward Island on 31 October 1826. 5Colin McDougall settled in the Miramichi region of New Brunswick and married Margaret Davidson.They had issue:- 5.1James Archibald McDougall was born at Flat River, Prince Edward Island on 27 April 1826 and was baptised at St John’s Belfast Church, Prince Edward Island on 18 October 1826. 5.2Alexander McDougall was born at Flat River, Prince Edward Island on 26 July 1827 and was baptised at St John’ Belfast Church on 5 August 1827. 6Alexander McDougall married Elizabeth Moore and they later moved to the USA.They had issue:- 6.1Alexander McDougall was born in Belfast, Prince Edward Island on 29 November 1843 and was baptised at St John’s Belfast Church on 11 January 1844.At this time the family was living at Lot 49, Belfast. 6.2Margaret McDougall was born in Belfast, Prince Edward Island on 10 December 1847 and was baptised at St John’s Belfast Church on 4 December 1847.At this time the family was living at Lot 49, Belfast. 7Julia Campbell McDougall was born in Mingrie Castle, Ardnamurchan, Argyllshire on 7 Septem¬ber 1801 and died at the Sandwick manse, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis on 5 September 1866.She moved to Nova Scotia with her parents and the family then moved on to Prince Edward Island where she became a teacher at Pictou.At Flat River, PEI on 10 July 1829 she married Rev John MacRae.I am a descendant of this line and I have much information on it. 8Archibald McDougall was born in 1798 and died in 1824.He was an officer in the 30th Regiment, British Army. 9John McDougall moved to the USA and married Miss Mckenzie. 10Margaret McDougall settled in Pownal and married Captain James Moore.Seemingly the author Kathy Myers Krogh is one of Margaret’s descendants.