Christian MacKenzie

(before 1760? - )
     Christian MacKenzie was born before 1760? In Delny, Kilmuir Easter, Ross & Cromarty, Scotland. She was the daughter of John MacKenzie and Isobel Young. Christian MacKenzie was christened on 11 May 1765 in Kilmuir Easter.
     Christian MacKenzie married William MacKenzie before 1774.
     Kirk Session records of Kilmuir Easter list a Christian McKenzie of Portlich receiving 1 shilling on 2 Aug 1780 and 8 pence in July 1782, but there was more than one Christian McKenzie in Portlich.
     Christian MacKenzie appeared on the 1841 census in Portleich, Kilmuir Easter. Cristy McKenzie, aged 80; with Ket McKenzie aged 45, Cristy aged 40 & Isabella aged 35.

Children of Christian MacKenzie and William MacKenzie

Donald Bain

(before 1748 - circa 1828)
     Donald Bain was born before 1748 in Portleich, Kilmuir Easter, Ross & Cromarty, Scotland.
     Donald Bain married Margaret Ross before 1774.
     Donald Bain in Portlich witnessed the baptism of Katherine Rioch, daughter of Donald Rioch & Katherine Campbell in Portlich, 23 April 1778. He also witnessed the baptism of Murdoch, son of John McKenzie & Elspet Graham in Polnichol in April 1778 with Katherine Henry. Witnessed baptism of Ann Reach, daughter of Donald Reach & Jean Campbell in Portlich Oct 1780. In April 1783 he & Margaret Ross in Portlich witnessed baptism of Alexander, son of Donald Reach & Katherine Campbell. He was again witness in Sep 1785 to baptism of Janet Rioch daughter of Donald Rioch & Kath Campbell, as Donald Bain in Portlich.
There was a 35 year old Donald Bain. agricultural labourer, with his wife Margaret aged 30 and their children in the 1841 census at Portlich.
     Donald died circa 1828. An inventory of his estate was dated on 15 January 1829 Donald Bain, merchant, Portleich, Kilmuir Easter, Inventory 15 January 1829. An inventory of his estate was dated on 29 October 1838 The inventory & settlement dated 29 Oct 1838 of Donald Bain, late porter in Leith afterwards residing in Invergordon, who died on 3 August 1837 does not seem to be our man. His wife was Janet Munro and he had a grandson Donald Bain residing with them, the son of the late Donald Bain, surgeon in Kingston, Jamaica. He had another grandson: John Bain Dingwall, son of Hector Dingwall residing at North Leith and Margaret his deceased eldest daughter. His other daughters was Catherine the wife of James McKenzie at present in Glasgow..

Children of Donald Bain and Margaret Ross

Margaret Ross

(say 1755 - )
     Margaret Ross was born say 1755.
     Margaret Ross married Donald Bain before 1774.

Children of Margaret Ross and Donald Bain