John MacQuarrie

Male Abt 1760 - 1817  (~ 48 years)


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  • Name John MacQuarrie 
    Born Abt 1760  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 878C0D5C7454FE4D819C6712D618B4C2898D 
    Died Between 1808 and 1817  Little Mabou, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1547  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2009 

    Family Sarah MacCormick,   b. Abt 1766, Isle of Eigg, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1817, Little Mabou, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Children 
     1. Neil MacQuarrie,   b. Abt 1788, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Little Mabou, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jessie MacQuarrie,   b. Abt 1790,   d. Abt 1820  (Age ~ 30 years)
     3. Donald MacQuarrie,   b. Abt 1800, Colindale, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1881 and 1891, Little Mabou, Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "John MacQuarrie, son of Donald, was a pioneer settler in Little Mabou from the Highlands of Scotland. He and his family had an extensive farm of six hundred and seventy acres; he married Sara MacCormick from the Isle of Eigg and had a family of whom were: Neil, Donald, Lauchlin, Jessie, and Flora." MP p 796
      HOIC p 285

      1808
      McQuarie, John
      Petition to Nepean. Six years before petitioner received 450 acres at Little Mabou. A son has since joined him who wishes to receive land for himself. Petitioner asks a crown lease. Note: warranted granted for 450 acres being the two lots occupied by father and son.
      Cape Breton no.: 431
      NSARM microfilm: 15789

      Cape Breton County deed bk D p. 339
      C.L. for Sally McQuarry "& family namely Neil McQuarry": Lot # 8 at Little Mabou formerly granted to her husband for 450 acres to be named "Glen Elg"
      dated 28 Nov 1817, recorded 26 Dec 1817

      Cape Breton County deed bk E p. 48
      Crown lease to Neil McQuarry, Lot # 7 at Little Mabou, 212 acres named "Dun Rey" recorded 25 March 1818 (dated 24 March)