Mon Feb 21, 2011 16:13

Please excuse me for hopping in on your conversation, but I wanted to know if Roderick McIsaac that you mentioned was the father of the McIsaac brothers who came from Eigg and settled on Eigg Mountain/Maple Ridge in Antigonish? I know that one of the brothers, Angus "an taillear" MacIsaac came a bit later, and settled in Cape Breton. I would appreciate any leads or information you might supply. Thanks for your time, Andrew

  • Mcisaac's, Ben Eoin/Big PondSandra MacIsaac, Sun Feb 20 14:28
    Hi Paul: that stretch between Ben Eoin/Big Pond is/was known as St. Andrew's Channel. (in the past few years with boundary changes, the lands that are/were owned by descendants of pioneers Roderick... more
    • MacIsaac's Big PondDuncan MacPhee, Sun Dec 31 16:59
      Hello Sandra. My name is Duncan MacPhee, originally from the Eskasoni/Island View area. I am doing some research on the MacIsaac's from Big Pond (cousins). I am told that you have done family history ... more
      • McIsaac's, Big Pond, Nova ScotiaSandra MacIsaac, Mon Jan 8 20:43
        Hi Duncan: as I've just recently had throat surgery, it would be preferable if you could contact me at the following e-mail address; cheers and thanks Sandra MacIsaac s.mac.isaac@live.ca
    • McIsaac/BigPond,etc... — ABeachum, Mon Feb 21 16:13
      • McIsaac/Big Pond, etc...DNA testingSandra MacIsaac, Tue Feb 22 15:04
        Hi Andrew: The name of the father of the pioneers from South Uist that settled the Big Pond/Ben Eoin area of Cape Breton is yet unknown. Pioneer Angus McIsaac c. 1795 (Big Pond) was said to have been ... more
        • ancestor Teresa Scheunert, Thu Oct 20 00:01
          I a believe I am related to these McIssac's
          • MacIsaac connectionSandra MacIsaac, Fri Oct 28 10:21
            Was your mom formerly from Glace Bay, Nova Scotia? If so, email me at s.mac.isaac@live.ca
            • momLinda Prendergast, Sat Oct 29 11:49
              Hi No, my mom grew up in Domimiom, Cape Breton. She's of Italian heritage; I'm Scotch on my dad's side. Linda
    • landPaul King, Sun Feb 20 14:49
      Yes the orginal tract was 200 but by the the time I come across it, all that was left was on the high side of the road. Just as the sharp turn in the highway about 1 km or so from the house my mother ... more
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