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TITLE
Letter to Parochial Board for Chirsty McKay
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_R31_1_46
PLACENAME
Skinnid
DISTRICT
Tongue and Farr
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
SUTHERLAND: Tongue
DATE OF IMAGE
9 April 1847
PERIOD
1840s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6184
KEYWORDS
poor relief
poor house
money
tongue and farr
illness
Letter to Parochial Board for Chirsty McKay

Letter informing Parochial board that Chirsty McKay, Skianid, Tongue "is destitute of all earthly means to support her."

The letter begs that she can be taken into consideration to receive more relief from the parochial board. Her daughter is unable to look after her now because she has left.

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Letter to Parochial Board for Chirsty McKay

SUTHERLAND: Tongue

1840s

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

Caithness Archive Centre

Letters requesting Poor Relief

Letter informing Parochial board that Chirsty McKay, Skianid, Tongue "is destitute of all earthly means to support her."<br /> <br /> The letter begs that she can be taken into consideration to receive more relief from the parochial board. Her daughter is unable to look after her now because she has left.