Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Men in Tongue Parish 1789


Taken from the Judicial rent roll of the Reay Estate in December 1789

As usual all Mc and Mac names shown here as Mac
This list shows only those considered to be small tenants
A number of the surnames are obviously by-names – spellings as original.
Place names as shown on original list – have added today’s spellings in brackets – see also our Tongue Place Names.

BAIN

Alexander, Blarmore (Blairmore)
Angus, Torrisdale

BUIE

Robert, Blarmore (Blairmore) 

CAMPBELL

William, Torrisdale

CHARLESON

Hugh, Coldibacky (Coldbackie)

CLERK

Alexander, Strathtongue

COARDACH

Alexander, Rhians of Scurlomy (Rhians of Scullomey)
Hugh, Coldibacky (Coldbackie)

DOW

Angus, Blandynore

EDIE

William, Torrisdale – his widow paid rent

GORDON

John, Inchverry

MACAMISH

Donald, Scurlomy (Scullomey)
William, Torrisdale

MACCURCHIE

John, Coldibacky (Coldbackie)

MACAGOU?

William, Borgiemore

MACASKILES

Angus, Torrisdale – his widow paid rent

MACCOMASH

William, Island Roan

MACEACHAN

William, Torrisdale

MACKAY

Alexander, Dalcharn
Donald, Borgiemore – his widow paid rent
Donald, Rhians of Scurlomy (Rhians of Scullomey)
Donald, Torrisdale
George, Island Roan
George, Kirkiboll
George, Scurlomy (Scullomey)
Hugh, Torrisdale
John, Borgiemore – for rent of mill
John, Coldibacky (Coldbackie)
Thomas, Torrisdale
William, Borgiemore
William, Coldibacky (Coldbackie)
William, Island Roan

MACKENZIE

Neil, Island Roan

MACLEOD

George, Blandybeg
Hugh, Kirkiboll
Hugh, Rhietongue (Rhitongue)

MACROB

Donald, Torrisdale

MACRORY

Donald, Dalcharn
James, Torrisdale
Walter, Coldibacky (Coldbackie)

MORE

Donald, Rhietongue (Rhitongue) – and son
George, Coldibacky (Coldbackie)
Neil, Borgiemore

MORRISON

Charles, Rhietongue (Rhitongue)
Hugh, Torrisdale

MUNRO

Angus, Kirkiboll
Hector, Scurlomy – widow paid rent
Robert, Scurlomy (Scullomey)

REID

Dan, Strathtongue

ROSS

Andrew, Rhietongue (Rhitongue)

ROY

Hector, Scurlomy (Scullomey)

STIRLING

Robert, Scurlomy (Scullomey)

SUTHERLAND

Alexander, Torrisdale
Hector, Scurlomy (Scullomey)