First name Annie
Second name Arnott
Alternative Name Annie Mackenzie
Patronymic Annag Iain Mhurchaidh
YOB 1887
YOD 1978
Area
County : Inverness-shire
Parish : Kilmuir (Skye)
Island : Skye
Village : Linicro
Person ID 473

Biography

1887-1978
Born and raised in Linicro, in the Kilmuir district in Skye. She was a housewife and crofter and she also had a shop in Linicro. Her mother was a descendant of the MacDonald bards and Annie learned a large number of songs from her. She was regarded as a great tradition-bearer.