Margaret McKenzie m. James Smith Aberdeen 1860s/1870s
Looking for Margaret McKenzie in Scotland is like seeking a needle in a haystack.
Our Margaret married James Smith and had the following children:
Anabella Watson Smith b. Feb 7 1874 d. Nov 29, 1970
William Smith b. Dec 26, 1875 d. 1907 in South Africa and
Jane F M Smith 1886 in Echt, Aberdeen Scotland.
On October 23, 1896, in Aberdeen, daughter Anabella married James Leask: b.Dec 30, 1873 New Machar Aberdeen Scotland d.May 30, 1939 Bucksburn Aberdeen Scotland.
Anabella and James had James Jr Leask born April 1897 Bucksburn Ab Sc
He died, aged only 10, on June 15, 1907 in Bucksburn, just three months before his uncle William died in Sth Afr in a mine accident.
They also had Isabella Farquharson Leask born Nov 15 1899 Bankhead Aberdeen Scotland, d.Oct 29 1951 in Ab Ab Sc.
William's son Willie Smith (renowned sportsman in South Africa) visited his aunt Mrs Leask in the 1920s/1930s, according to a press cutting of the time.
Anyone know of this Margaret McKenzie?