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View Record Number 16 - Mr. Michael MacPherson

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Name:Mr. Michael MacPherson
Address:East Kilbride
South Uist
Place of death:Hospital in Glasgow
Date of funeral:29/12/1984
Presider:Canon John MacLean
Occupation:Seaman, crofter and poet
Additional Info:Mr. MacPherson's sloinneadh (ancestry is "Micheal Alasdair Bhig" which when translated from Gaelic means "Michael son of wee Alasdair"

Michael was a seaman, crofter and a poet. Among his many compositions was a hymn to Our Lady Of The Isles, the statue at Rueval, called "Our Lady Of Rueval" (Written by Canon John MacLean in 1984)
Lair Number:663
Gravestone Inscription:In Loving Memory Of
My Dear Husband
And our Dear Father
Michael MacPherson
Died 23rd December 1984
Aged 74 Years
Mary Ann MacLean
Died 29th December 2006
Aged 91 Years

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Mrs. Mary Ann MacPherson (Spouse) (deceased) view record.