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TITLE
Letter to Parochial Board for George McKay
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_R31_1_32
PLACENAME
Tongue
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Tongue
DATE OF IMAGE
13 April 1847
PERIOD
1840s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6162
KEYWORDS
poor relief
poor house
money
tongue and farr
illness
Letter to Parochial Board for George McKay

George McKay petitions the board again for more relief as his weak and numerous family is suffering because of lack of means.

Mr. McKay states that this will "prevent the heartrending feelings of parents, but especially the more dreadful consquences which must otherwise happen."

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Letter to Parochial Board for George McKay

SUTHERLAND: Tongue

1840s

poor relief; poor house; money; tongue and farr; illness

Caithness Archive Centre

Letters requesting Poor Relief

George McKay petitions the board again for more relief as his weak and numerous family is suffering because of lack of means.<br /> <br /> Mr. McKay states that this will "prevent the heartrending feelings of parents, but especially the more dreadful consquences which must otherwise happen."