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Christian MacKay (Sinclair)

Birthdate: (21)
Birthplace: Assynt Ross, Scotland
Death: 1555 (21)
Scotland, UK
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Sinclair of Dun, laird of Dun and Agatha Groat
Wife of Iye Du MacKay, of Strathnaver,
Mother of Hugh Huistean MacKay, of Far Tongue and Strathnaver (1571-1614); William MacKay, of Bighouse; Jane; Barbara Gunn; (No Name) and 3 others

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ID: I36223 Name: Christian Sinclair Sex: F Birth: ABT 1534 in Dun, Angus, Scotland Reference Number: 36223 Note: ID: I540409120 Name: Christian SINCLAIR Given Name: Christian Surname: Sinclair Sex: F Birth: abt 1534 in Dun, Angus, Scotland Note: Angus is on the east coast of Scotland, north of Dundee. Dun is 15 miles inland from the coast between the Montrose Basin Nature Preserve and a small lake called Dun's Dish, a favorite with Scottish birdwatchers.

Sinclair is the Scottish form of St. Clair. The Sinclairs are descended from Walderness, Compte de St. Clair, of Normandy, France, who arrived in England with William the Conqueror in 1066. Walderness' son, William de Sancto Claro, settled in Scotland. Alexander I, King of Scots, granted him the Barony of Roslin south of Edinburgh.


Father: John SINCLAIR b: abt 1507 in Housay, Shetland Islands, Scotland Mother: Agatha GROAT b: abt 1511 in Dun, Angus, Scotland

Marriage 1 Iye Du 'Black Iye' MACKAY b: 1530 in Farr, Strathnaver, Sutherland, Scotland Married: 1549 in Sutherland, Scotland Children Barbara MACKAY b: abt 1555 in Strathnaver, Sutherland, Scotland