Emigrant Stories
Life stories of individuals or families that emigrated from Tiree and settled in the mainland or in overseas countries.
New entries are welcome at any time.

To download a story click on its number in the table below.

No. Title Author
1. Leaving Tiree (the Baldoon settlement in Canada, 1804) Brian Anderson
2. Leaving Home - the Emigration of John Macdonald & his Family to Australia Keith Dash & Barbara Hall
3. John Campbell (1815-1883) Gippsland Times, Australia
(Jean Little)
4. Dr Charles Nicol Macquarie (1861-1937) Adelaide Advertiser, Australia
(Jean Little)
5. Donald Brown (1864-1947) Rockhampton Bulletin, Australia
(Jean Little)
6. Captain Allan MacLean of Tiree, Iona & Shoal Lake, Manitoba Mary MacLean
7. Neil Maclean of Salum, Tiree & Shoal Lake, Manitoba Mary MacLean
8. Lachlan McCallum (1823-1903) of Cornaigbeg, Tiree Garth Bray
9. Macdonald and Mackinnon Families (A Biographical Sketch) -
Tiree immigrant families in Canada.
Hugh N Macdonald
(Eugene Quigley)
10. High Hopes of Scottish Emigrants from the Isle of Tiree to the Cape of Good Hope in the Second Half of the 19th Century Gail Röthlin