Stornoway Butchers

A trail through the census records in search of the Marag-makers of old has proved pretty patchy.

It was, of course, inspired by this recent plea to assist a most noble cause:

Help Keep Stornoway Black Pudding

1841
Murdo Maciver, 70, Inacete Street
Kenneth Morrison, 35, Bayhead Street
Malcolm Young, 40, Cromwell Street

1851 Not found

1861
Donald Maclennan, 57, South Beach Street

1871
Malcolm Young, 70, Outhouse

1881 Not found

1891
Murdo Macleod, 36, 20 Kenneth Street
Murdo Morrison, 48, 51 Lewis Street

Farqhuar Maclean, 71, 24 Bayhead Street, Retired Butcher

1901
Malcolm Campbell, 48, 3 Pringle’s Court, Cromwell Street
Donald Macdonald, 44, 55 Keith Street
Malcolm Macleod, 62, 20 Bells Road
Kenneth Macrae, 19, 62 Kenneth Street
Alexander Park, 26, 73 Keith Street
Roddy Macritchie, 16, 18 New Street, Apprentice Butcher

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