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Mrs William Sutherland at Pitgrudy
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Mrs William Sutherland at Pitgrudy

Black and white photo showing a woman feeding or rounding up a flock of hens at Pitgrudy. Contemporary caption on reverse "Pitgrudy poultry and Mrs Wm Sutherland 1873". Probably also taken by William Smith as style/size are as 2006.266.1.
Picture added on 24 April 2008
Comments:
I think this might be one of my ancestors! My 4xgreat-grandfather was William Sutherland, farm grieve at Pitgrudy (from at least 1859 until he died in 1889). His wife Elizabeth (aka Elspet) died in 1875, so it could be her pictured in 1873. What do you think? Do you think William might be the man standing to the side?
Added by Victoria on 24 March 2016
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