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John MacKay (McKay)

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  • Name John MacKay (McKay) 
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • Surname Index to Brodick-Arran and the Great War
      Motor Machine Gun Corps
      JOHN McKAY, elder son of James McKay, Edinburgh, and grandson of the late James Houliston, Glensherrig, Brodick, enlisted in April 1915 and went to Bisley. After six month's training he was sent to France and did some dispatch work at the battle of Loos. Transferred subsequently to Egypt, he was in action in the desert and was afterwards engaged in fighting with the Arabs against the Turks in the Red Sea Littoral.
      In civil life he was a foreman in a large seed warehouse in Leith.
    Person ID I6338  Houliston Family Tree
    Last Modified 7 August 2006 

    Father James MacKay,   b. 1856, Kinross, Kinross, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Amelia (Emily) Todd Houliston,   b. 3 February 1861, Kilbride, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940, Canongate & Porto, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1880  Partick, Lanark, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriage record of MACKAY, JAMES to HOULISTON, EMILY TODD in 1880 in PARTICK, LANARK GRO ref 646/02 0257

      Houliston, Emily Todd marriage to James MacKay date 1880 in Partick Scotland GRO Ref. 646/02 0257
    Family ID F234  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart



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