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McConachy, Gigha and Killean

Postby calmac » Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:58 pm

I am on the trail of More and Archibald McConachy who lived at taychroman in 1841 census, but I think married on Gigha in 1813, connecting Archibald with the family at Ardelay in 1827 census of Gigha,

In 1844 the family were evicted from Taychroman. Angus Martin mentions a case in 1854 there involving an Archibald McConachy of Achapharick. I checked the birth entry for Flora McConnachy who I think was their daughter, Achapharick 1821, but so far I have not found any of the family there in 1841 census.

Has anyone come across this family?
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Re: McConachy, Gigha and Killean

Postby Iain » Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:17 pm

Hi there…
Have you tried RootsChat ? Also, don't forget that you have the 41 and 51 census. :wink:
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Re: McConachy, Gigha and Killean

Postby lindaf » Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:48 pm

Calmac
Is this past thread any help/

Gaigan, Achapharick, Beachmore, Beachmenach
Postby Shona » Thu Jan 03, 2013 7:41 pm

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Re: McConachy, Gigha and Killean

Postby calmac » Sun Jan 19, 2020 9:14 pm

Now that is interesting, I must try to find them in 1851 census.
angus Martin in his book mentions McConachy's of Achapharick who were involved in a legal case at Taychroman in 1854. If he is still around and tuning in, maybe he could tell us more?

Iain, there is much discussion on rootschat which may be of interest:


www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?topic=821821.0
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