There are a few Family trees on
Ancestry for Ewan Mackay but about four have the
Ewan Mackay Born 1791 Scotland
and Died 21 Dec 1842 in Boggierow, Fordyce Scot.
Patents William? MacKay/ McKay? And Ann? Gray?
Margaret Russell 23 Jan 1798
and Died 23 Jan 1864 Fordyce Village, Scot.
Ewan & Margaret had 10
I will keep looking so I hope
I am enquiring
about my GGGG Grandfather Ewen/Ewan/Ewing/Evan/Even
Mackay/McKay/McCay (so many diff spellings).
He died 21/12/1842
at Boggierow, Fordyce. He was an Ag Lab and was born c
1791 in Scotland.
He married in
1819 at Deskford to Margaret Russel.
I have enquired on
forums about this family before and don’t want to
waste anyone’s time going over info again so I am
trying to ask specific questions.
have been helpful but I can’t get any traction.
I am trying to
find out who his parents were and if he died in
Boggierow where would he have likely to have been
He was probably
poor and didn’t have a headstone and I haven’t found
anything in regards to the death cloth (not sure of
its proper title).
What would the
population of Boggierow be back in 1842? What
newspapers would deaths have been reported to in that
Thank you in
Jo Mackay in