Nova Scotia, Canada
1914 (aged 22–23)|
|Cause of death||Hillcrest Mine Disaster|
|Resting place||Hillcrest Cemetery|
|Religion||Roman Catholic (family source)|
Born about 1891 in Nova Scotia
John C. McIsaac married Annie MacEachern at Stella Mines, Pictou, Nova Scotia 25 Jan 1872.
Miner and Siblings (in birth order)
- John Archie McIsaac (1884-)
- Katie Sarah McIsaac (1886-)
- Rod McIsaac (1888-1914)
- James Angus (1895-)
- Penny A. McIsaac (1891-) (Roman Catholic Nun)
- Hugh Dougald McIsaac (1895-)
- Annie Marion McIsaac (1899-) ("Annie the youngest died just lately over the age of 100")
- Alexander McIsaac (1906-)
- Willie McIsaac (1908-)
About 1909/1910 Rod married Julia B. Emery. She died 29 Mar 1910, River St., Inverness, Nova Scotia.
Son died, aged 2 hours, the day before his mother.
1891 Margaree West, Inverness, Nova Scotia, age 1 (name Rory)
1901 Margaree Harbour, Inverness, age 12
1911 Inverness, age 21, mine (living with his parents and family)
Occupation in 1914
Hillcrest Mine Disaster June 19, 1914 - Killed
Rod is buried in the Mass Grave in Hillcrest.
After the Hillcrest Mine Disaster
Alternate Names or Alternate Spelling of Names
Rory McIsaac, Roderick McIsaac
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