CAPE   BRETON   COUNTY

These trees begin in, or focus upon, Cape Breton County.   Unless indicated, all place names are in Cape Breton County



Alexander M'Eachern was born about 18145 in Scotland.   His wife Mary McKinnon was born about 18225 in Scotland.   They resided in the Sydney area where Alex was a farmer.   They had the following children:

Alexander M'Eachern was born August 1, 18447,8,9 in Nova Scotia and died March 29, 19283.   His wife Catherine Gillis was born August 1, 18577,8,9 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Grand Mira where Alex was a farmer.   They had the following children:

Alexander M'Eachern was born in Nova Scotia.   His wife Elizabeth was born in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Boularderie and had the following children:.  

Alexander M'Eachern was born April 19, 18387,8,9 in Inverness Co.   He married Sarah B. Murray on July 26, 18702 in St. Annes, Victoria Co.   Sarah was born April 24, 18482,7,8,9 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Bridgeport where Alex was a 'Coal Miner'.   They had the following children:

Alexander M'Eachren was born June 13, 18658,9 in Boularderie and died before 1944.   His wife Margaret J. White was born March 21, 18668,9 in Port Morien3 and died August 26, 19443 in Glace Bay.   They resided in Glace Bay and had the following children:

Alexander M'Eachern was born June 16, 18678 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Mary was born December 5, 18728 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Sydney where Alexander was a 'Carpenter'.  

Allan M'Eachern was born June 18402,3,6,7,8,9 in Boularderie and died February 9, 19193 in Sydney Mines.   He married Ann Livingston on September 18, 18752 in Sydney.   She was born February 24, 18412,3,6,7,8,9 in Low Point and died November 27, 19343 in Boisdale.   They resided in Bridgeport where Allan was a 'Foreman Carpenter'.   They had the following children:

Allan M'Eachern was born May 18829 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Jane was born March 18769 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Dominion and had the following children:

Angus L. M'Eachern was born December 24, 18477,8 in NS.   His wife Catherine was born November 2, 18483,7,8 in Sydney Mines and died September 16, 19153 in Sydney Mines.   They resided in Sydney where was Angus was employed as a "care taker in public building".

Angus B. M'Eachern was born in NS.   He married Ann McDonald.   They had the following children:

Angus M'Eachern was born July 18599 in NS.   His wife died before 1911.   They resided in Victoria Mines and had the following children:

Angus M'Eachern was born May 14, 18618 in French Road and died June 9, 19103 in Glace Bay.   Cause of death; cerebral embolism.   His wife Jane Sterling was born June 20, 18788 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Glace Bay where Angus was a carpenter.   They had the following children:

Angus M'Eachern was born in New Glasgow, Pictou Co.   He married Ann McKenzie.   They resided in Sydney and had the following children:

Archibald M'Eachern was born in Scotland.   His wife Jessie Currie was born in Scotland.   They had the following children:

Archibald M'Eachern died before 1871 in Cape Breton.   His wife Christina was born about 18065 in Scotland.   They resided in Ball Creek and had the following children:

Archibald M'Eachern was born in Nova Scotia.   His wife Margaret Martina McSween was born January 7, 19173 in Nova Scotia and died May 14, 19563 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Glace Bay.   They resided in Glace Bay and had the following children:

Daniel M'Eachern was born August 19, 1848 in Scotland and came to Canada in 1856.   His wife Elizabeth Ann Kearney was born December 24, 18583 in England and died September 3, 19513 in New Waterford.   They resided in Glace Bay and had the following children:

Daniel M'Eachern was born July 1874 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Mary was born March 1887 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in New Waterford and had the following children:

Daniel M'Eachern was born June 18839 in Boularderie.   His wife Mary Ann McIntyre was born August 18859 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in New Aberdeen and later moved to Jamaca Plain, Massachusettes.   They had the following children:

Donald M'Eachern was born May 10, 18128 in Scotland and came to Canada in 1826.   His wife Sarah Jane McIntyre was born November 15, 18348 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Grand Mira and had the following children:

Donald M'Eachern was born December 20, 18167,8 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Mary was born November 10, 18377,8 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in East Bay North Side and had the following children:

Donald M'Eachron was born about 18175,7 in Scotland and died before 1901.   His wife Ann Gillis was born about 18295,7 in Nova Scotia and died before 1901.   They resided in Grand Mira and had the following children:

Donald M'Eachern was born about 18197 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Ann was born about 18317 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in East Bay and had the following children:

Donald M'Eacheran was born about 18206 in Scotland.   His wife Mary was born about 18266 in Scotland.   They resided in Sydney where Donald was a farmer.   They had the following children:

Donald M'Eachern was born about 18?? in Nova Scotia.   His wife Ann Fraser was born April 21, 18643 in Bay St. Lawrence and died April 22, 19453 in New Waterford.   They resided in New Waterford and had the following children:

Donald R. M'Eachern was born July 15, 18263,5,7,8,9 in Scotland, came to Canada in 18268 and died June 25, 19173 in Grand Mira.   His wife Isabella Gillis was born about 18375 in Nova Scotia and died before 1901.   They resided in Grand Mira and had the following children:

Donald M'Eachern was born April 18439 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Catherine was born November 18529 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in South Forks and had the following children:

Duncan M'Eachern was born March 17, 18522,7,8,9 in River Inhabitants, Richmond Co.   He Married Mary McMullin on October 23, 18732 in East Bay.   She was born 18552,7,8 in East Bay and died April 24, 19103 in Bridgeport.   They resided in Bridgeport where Duncan was a 'Coal Miner'.   They had the following children:

Duncan M'Eacheran was born September 18553,8,9 in Boulardarie and died March 3, 19173 in Sydney.   Cause of death; accident, by falling, fractured skull3.   His wife Catherine Morrison was born September 1, 18642,3,8,9 in Marion Bridge and died March 28, 19343 in Sydney.   They resided in Sydney where Duncan was the Chief of Police3.   They had the following children:

George M'Eachern was born in ??   He married Janet M'Donald in ??   They resided in Mira and had the following children:

Hugh M'Eachern was born about 18217,8 in Scotland and came to Canada in 18268 and died before 1927.   His wife, Christy Campbell was born September 25, 18353,7,8,9 in French Vale and died October 30, 19273 in French Road.   They resided in Trout Brook and had the following children:

Hugh D. M'Eachern was born January 7, 18691,2,3,8 in Craignish, Inverness Co. and died December 2, 1943 in Sydney3.   He was self-employed as a harness maker3.   He married:

  1. Cecelia McMaster.   She was born October 10, 1875 in Glouchester, Massachusettes, United States and came to Canada in 1895.   She died June 25, 19173 at their home in Sydney.   Cause of death: 'Childbirth".   They resided in Sydney and had the following children:
    • Annie M. was born January 9, 1900 in Sydney
    • Catherine E. was born February 9, 1901 in Sydney
    • Sarah J. was born February 9, 1901 in Sydney
    • Theresa Catherine was born July 30, 19031 in Sydney
    • Joseph Wilfred was born September 11, 19073 and died July 9, 19233 in Sydney
  2. Margaret Jane Gillis on August 24, 19202 in Grand Mira.   She was born July 4, 18781,2 in Grand Mira.

Hugh B. M'Eachern was born at Cape North, Victoria Co.   He married Jane McLellan.   They resided in New Waterford and had the following children:

James M'Eachern was born about 1887 in Creignish, Inverness Co2.   He married Louise Florence Taylor on February 28, 1911 in Sydney2.   Louisa was born November 15, 18903 in Newfoundland and died May 10, 19463 in North Sydney.   They resided in Trout Brook and had the following children:

John M'Eachern was born about 1785 in Moidart, Scotland.   His wife Catherine M'Donald was born about 1785 in Moidart, Scotland.   They resided in Sydney Forks and had the following children:

Source: * Elizabeth MacEachern

John M'Eachern was born about 18017 in Scotland.   His wife had died before 1891.   They resided in Sydney Forks and had the following children:

John M'Eachran was born about 18065 in Scotland.   His wife Sarah was born about 18115 in Scotland.   They resided in the Sydney area where John was a farmer.   They had the following children:

John M'Eachern was born 1824 in Scotland.   He married Sally Currie on January 26, 18682 in East Bay.   She was born about 18373,7,8 in Scotland and died May 5, 19203 in Sydney.   They resided in South Side East Bay and had the following children:

John Hugh M'Eachern was born in East Bay.   His wife Mary McVarish was born in East Bay.   They resided in East Bay and had the following children:

John M'Eachern was born October 17, 1831 in Boularderie, Victoria Co. and died 1911 in Glace Bay.   He married Helen Matheson on March 18, 18672 in Mira.   She was born April 1848 in Rocky Boston and died April 21, 19263 in Glace Bay.   They resided in Cow Bay in 1891 and moved to Glace Bay by 1901 where John was a 'Coal Miner'.   They had the following children:

John M'Eachern was born about 18356,7 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Sarah McKinnon was born about 18416,7 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Lingan and had the following children:

John M'Eachern was born June 6, 18547,8 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Anne was born January 18, 18587,8 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Sydney and had the following children:

John M'Eachern was born about 1856 in Nova Scotia and died berfore 1901.   He married Christina M'Donald on ?? She was born 1864 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Grand Mira and had the following children:

John R. M'Eachern was born March 18668 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Julia Morrison was born December 6, 18718 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Glace Bay where John was a carpenter and had the following children:

Joseph M'Eachern was born August 20, 18658,9 in NS.   He married Mary Ann McNeil.   She was born March 25, 18648,9 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Grand Mira and had the following children:

Joseph M'Eachern was born about 18422 in East Bay and died before 18917.   He married Elizabeth McNeil on September 22, 18682 in Bridgeport.   She was born about 18442,7,9 or December 19, 18508 in Irish Cove.   They resided in Bridgeport and had the following children:

Joseph M'Eachern was born March 18649 in NS.   He married Agnes.   She was born March 18739 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Dominion

Leo M'Eachern was born in ??.   He married Jessie M'Donald.   They resided in Grand Mira and had the following children:

Michael M'Eachern was born April 16, 18681,8,9,11 in Boulardrie.   He enlisted into the Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force11.   His wife Jessie McDonald was born March 17, 1870 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Port Morien and moved to Louisburg before 1917.   They had the following children:

Michael M'Eachern was born February 14, 188211 in Glace Bay.   His wife Isabel McLean was born June 18839 in Sydney Forks.   Michael enlisted into the Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force11 in 1916.   He died from war injuries on October 15, 19193 and is burried in Mount Carmel Cemetery12.   They resided in New Waterford and had the following children:

Roderick M'Eachern was born in Nova Scotia.   His wife Mary Ann McNeil was born in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Bridgeport and had the following children:

Ronald M'Eachern was born about 18116,7 in Prince Edward Island.   His wife Sarah was born about 18316,7 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in East Bay North Side and had the following children:

William M'Eachern was born March 1, 18638 in Nova Scotia.   His wife Mary was born October 15, 18728 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in North Sydney and had the following children:

Unknown M'Eachern was born in Scotand and died before 1891 in Victoria.   His wife Isabella was born about 18057 in Scotland and died before 1901.   They came to Canada in 1826.   They resided in Victoria and had the following children:

Unknown M'Eachern died before 1901.   His wife Catherine was born October 1, 18318 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in Bridgeport and had the following children:

Unknown M'Eachern died before 1891.   His wife Mary was born about 18397 in Nova Scotia.   They resided in East Bay South Side and had the following children:



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  1. Birth/Baptism Registration
  2. Marriage Registration
  3. Death Registration
  4. 1851 Census of Canada East
  5. 1871 Census of Canada
  6. 1881 Census of Canada
  7. 1891 Census of Canada
  8. 1901 Census of Canada
  9. 1911 Census of Canada
  10. Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia
  11. Library & Archives Canada
  12. Commonwealth War Graves Commission
  13. Newspaper Obituary
  14. 1921 Census of Canada




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