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Lachlan Lia McGillivray

Lachlan Lia McGillivray

Male 1719 - 1799  (80 years)

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  • Name Lachlan Lia McGillivray 
    Born 1719  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Crest of the Clan McGillivray
    Crest of the Clan McGillivray
    Gender Male 
    Arrival 1737  Savannah, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Possessions 03 Feb 1762  Savannah, Chatham, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Purchased Vale Royal plantation from Pickering Robinson. At this point, McGillivray was retired from the backcountry trade. 
    Departure 18 May 1782  Savannah, Chatham, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Sails to Falmouth, England, never to return to North America. 
    Died 1799  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5050  Dickinson
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2011 

    Father William McGillivray 
    Mother Janet McIntosh 
    Married 9 Feb 1714  [5
    Family ID F1669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sehoy II Marchand 
    Children 
    +1. Sophia McGillivray,   b. Abt 1746, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Jeanette McGillivray,   b. Abt 1748, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1799, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)
    +3. Alexander McGillivray,   b. 15 Dec 1750, Wetumpka, Elmore, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1793, Pensacola, Escambia, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F1355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - Purchased Vale Royal plantation from Pickering Robinson. At this point, McGillivray was retired from the backcountry trade. - 03 Feb 1762 - Savannah, Chatham, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeparture - Sails to Falmouth, England, never to return to North America. - 18 May 1782 - Savannah, Chatham, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Histories
    The Muscogees or Creek Indians 1519-1893
    The Muscogees or Creek Indians 1519-1893
    Tarvin, Dr. Marion Elisha, Alabama Historical Quarterly (Wetumpka, Alabama: Alabama State Department of Archives and History, 1955), Vol. 17, pp. 125-134. Also includes Bartram, William, Extracts from the Travels of William Bartram, pp. 110-124.
    McGillivray, Lachlan
    McGillivray, Lachlan
    Neeley, Mary Ann Oglesby, “Lachlan McGillivray: A Scot on the Alabama Frontier,” Alabama Historical Quarterly, Vol. 36, No. 1 (Montgomery, Alabama: Alabama Department of Archives and History, 1974).

  • Sources 
    1. [S336311] The McGillivray and McIntosh Traders on the Old Southwest Frontier 1716-1815, Amos J. Wright, Jr., (Montgomery, Alabama: NewSouth Books, 2001), 37.

    2. [S336311] The McGillivray and McIntosh Traders on the Old Southwest Frontier 1716-1815, Amos J. Wright, Jr., (Montgomery, Alabama: NewSouth Books, 2001), 37, 41.

    3. [S336311] The McGillivray and McIntosh Traders on the Old Southwest Frontier 1716-1815, Amos J. Wright, Jr., (Montgomery, Alabama: NewSouth Books, 2001), 85.

    4. [S336311] The McGillivray and McIntosh Traders on the Old Southwest Frontier 1716-1815, Amos J. Wright, Jr., (Montgomery, Alabama: NewSouth Books, 2001), 112.

    5. [S336311] The McGillivray and McIntosh Traders on the Old Southwest Frontier 1716-1815, Amos J. Wright, Jr., (Montgomery, Alabama: NewSouth Books, 2001), 26.