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Mackay, William Fraser
B: 30 Mar 1871, Glasgow, Scotland
D: 26 Feb 1949, Noyes, MN
M: Sara Della Clow b. 08 Sep 1879 PEI d. 03 Jun 1979 Wayzata, MN


William Fraser MacKay was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1871. His father was Dr. Alexander MacKay who m. Unknown Fraser and who was City Physician of Glasgow and died at age 38. He also owned a pharmacy and candy shop. His children were: William, David, Margaret and Elizabeth. William at age 16 and Daniel at age 14 emigrated to U.S. indentured to a distant relative three miles east of Donaldson, Minnesota to work off the cost of their voyage on the "Iona."

Noyes Depot: Port of Entry by Laurie Ness, 1973
Noyes Post Office by Laurie Ness, 1974
Wm. F. Mackay (Mrs) by Gary Wilkie, 1970
Sarah Della Mackay by Suzette Ash, 1975

Children of William Fraser Mackay and Sarah Della Clow:

1. Myrtle Maude Margurite Mackay
D: 20 Apr 1987
M: 18 Feb 1921, Claude A. Phillips, formerly of Amenia, ND

2. John Mackay
D: Age 11

3. Mildred Emma Mackay

4. Fraser Clow Mackay

5. William Charles Mackay
B: 02 Jan 1911, Noyes, MN
D: 02 Sep 1993, Noyes, MN
M: 18 Apr 1939 Irma Star

Supplemental source:

Joan Flaat, 13 Mar 1999