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The Invergordon Archive

Margaret O'Neill and a very young Isabel Moir
The Invergordon Archive
Margaret O'Neill and a very young Isabel Moir

This is a photo of Isabel Anderson Moir, daughter of Davie and Jessie Moir, and 16 year old me, taken in the Moir's back yard in 1956.
Somehow, I missed picture #545 when I first discovered this site and only recently came across it. Davie and Jessie were very kind to me and I admired their relationship to each other and to Isabel (the apple of her father's eye - he was so proud of her).
Thanks again Liz Taylor (nee Askew) for responding to my query under picture #545. Give my regards to Jessie.
Picture added on 02 April 2010 at 12:29
Comments:
Nice photo Margaret, I too have a photo of Isabel. She was a very popular wee girl and her parents were well liked in the town. Her mother, Jessie, used to work in my Uncle's shop (Big Dave) and I always got on so well with her and Davie.
Added by Rosalie Graham (Samaroo) on 05 April 2010
Margaret Weys nee O'Neill have just seen the photo of yourself and Isobel Moir. You have solved a question I had re children of Davie and Jessie. Davie and his brother Donald were second cousins of mine. I would like to know if Isobel had a sibling
Added by Brian Menzies on 24 January 2013
Is her brother Fraser Moir picture #1336 and picture #720 ?

Anonymous comment added on 24 January 2013
Anonymous 24 Jan. I had pondered the possibility of Fraser Alexander Moir being Davie's son but not able to ascertain his mothers maiden name of Murray. Probably a very good bet though. Thanks for the prompt
Added by Brian Menzies on 25 January 2013
Isabel Moir's brother is Fraser, who also appears in picture #373 (right in front of me). Talked to them both last year in Dornoch where they run a shop/tearoom together.
Added by Kenny MacCormack on 26 January 2013
Kenny MacCormack many thanks for the information.
Still so much to learn!
Regards
Added by Brian Menzies on 26 January 2013
Isabel and Fraser are indeed the children of Davie and Jessie Moir. Jessie's maiden name is Murray, Brian
Added by Rosalie Graham (Samaroo) on 28 January 2013
Rosalie Graham
Many thanks for the confirmation
Rgds
Added by Brian Menzies on 28 January 2013
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