Johnstone, Mary Ann

Birth Name Johnstone, Mary Ann
Gender female
Age at Death 79 years, 20 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth February 22, 1836 Prince Edward Island, Canada death record said b. 1936; 1901 census 22 February 1836
 
Death March 13, 1915 Victoria, British Columbia  
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Johnstone, David
Mother McMurdo, Jannet
    Brother     Johnstone, William
    Sister     Johnstone, Catherine Kitty
    Brother     Johnstone, James
    Sister     Johnstone, Isabelle
    Sister     Johnstone, Jane
         Johnstone, Mary Ann
    Brother     Johnstone, Archibald
    Brother     Johnstone, David
    Sister     Johnstone, Barbara Ann
    Brother     Johnstone, John

Families

    Family of MacKay, John A. and Johnstone, Mary Ann
Married Husband MacKay, John A.
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage January 24, 1855 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
 
  Children
  1. MacKay, William David
  2. MacKay, Chalmers Cummin
  3. MacKay, Janet
  4. MacKay, John Allan Johnstone
  5. McKay, Barbara Elizabeth
  6. MacKay, James Lorenzo
  7. MacKay, Hallie Isobel

Media

Narrative

Mary Johnstone married John William McKay, a widower, on 24 January 1854, by Isaac Murray.
PEI Marriages 1852-1857 page 403.
The Islander March 1855: By the same [Rev Isaac Murray], on the 24th Jan., Mr. John McKay, Cavendish, to Mary Johnstone, Long River, New London.

John McKay went out west and Mary and the children joined him later.

In the 1880 US census, Chalmers McKay and John McKay were in the United States. Mary and her other children were in Charlottetown in 1881 -
Mary Mc Kay 45
W. David Mc Kay 26
Janet Mc Kay 22
Barbara E. Mc Kay 17
James L. Mc Kay 14
Hallie I. Mc Kay 3

1891:
Name: Mary Mackay
Marital Status: Married
Birth Year: abt 1838
Birthplace: Prince Edward Island
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Religion: Free Church
Spouse's Name: John Mackay
Father's Birth Place: Scotland
Mother's Birth Place: Scotland
Province: British Columbia
District: Yale
Subdistrict: Kootenay Upper
John Mackay 68
Mary Mackay 53
Chalmers Mackay 33
James Mackay 23
Hallie Mackay 13

Information from Johnstone family tree in Ann Calder's Children

Pedigree

  1. Johnstone, David
    1. McMurdo, Jannet
      1. Johnstone, William
      2. Johnstone, Catherine Kitty
      3. Johnstone, James
      4. Johnstone, Isabelle
      5. Johnstone, Jane
      6. Johnstone, Mary Ann
        1. MacKay, John A.
          1. MacKay, William David
          2. MacKay, Chalmers Cummin
          3. MacKay, Janet
          4. MacKay, John Allan Johnstone
          5. McKay, Barbara Elizabeth
          6. MacKay, James Lorenzo
          7. MacKay, Hallie Isobel
      7. Johnstone, Archibald
      8. Johnstone, David
      9. Johnstone, Barbara Ann
      10. Johnstone, John