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From: Lark & Victor <>
Subject: [NS-CB-L] MacInnes/McInnes
Date: Sun, 26 Jan 2003 21:14:09 -0500

Hello All,
Is there anyone out there working on the MacInnes/McInnes families from

I am looking for the MacInnes that left Harris ca. 1828 and settled in Cape
Breton, Nova Scotia.

There earliest lines I have on the family are:

Kenneth MacInnes b. ca. 1750 from Harris, Scotland came to Cape Breton ca.
1827/28 and settled on the North Shore of St. Anns Bay.

His children:
1- Donald MacInnes b. 1775
2-Murdock MacInnes b. in Scotland m. Christy ____ (res: Indian Brook, St
Anns Bay, NS)
3- John MacInnes m Effie ____ or Marion MacLeod . Possibly Branndarsaig,
Harris. Bill Lawson states that on Donald¹s death certificate he is listed
as s/o John MacInnes & Marion MacLeod.

Also with this group came some of the grand children, most of these children
were born in Harris.

Children of Donald b. 1775
1- Kenneth MacInnes b. 1795 Harris, Scotland m. Mary ____ b. 1796 Harris,
Scotland. Emigrated in 1828 from Scotland. (res: Munroe Point, North
River, NS)
2- Capt. John MacInnes b. ca. 1805 Harris, Scotland settled at Breton Cove,
on the North Shore of St Anns Bay ca 1828 d. ca. 1858 m. Dorothea Welhausen
b. 04/02/1804
3- Angus MacInnes might be the same man who went to Waipu, NZ and was
married to Jessie MacKenzie.
4- Jessie MacInnes m. Ewen MacQueen or MacLeod (res: Plaster, NS)

5- William MacInnes b. ca. 1797 Scotland (res: Little River near Breton Cove
and Englishtown)

6- Sarah MacInnes m. Murdock MacDonald

Children of Murdock MacInnes b. in Scotland m. Christy ____
1- Sarah MacInnes m. Murdock MacDonald s/o Rory MacDonald of North Shore
(res: Indian Brook)
2- Catherine MacInnes
3- Murdock MacInnes m. Christy MacLeod d/o William ³Ban² MacLeod & Christy
Buchanan, William s/o John ³Ban² MacLeod
4- Roderick MacInnes ³Ruairidh Muireach² b. 1815 Scotland m2) Margaret
MacLeod b. 1813 Scotland.
5- Kenneth MacInnes
6- Red Malcolm MacInnes b. in Scotland m. Christy MacAskill sister of Donald
7- Christy MacInnes

Children of John MacInnes m Effie ____ or Marion MacLeod .
1- Christie MacInnes
2- Mary MacInnes
3- Catherine MacInnes
4- Edward MacInnes
5- Donald MacInnes ? b. ca. 1805 returned to Scotland m ca. 1830 Effie ____
6- Mary Ann MacInnes

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Lark Szick.......

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