Summary dna results Detailed dna results/discussions
The earliest origins of this, and several other lines as yet not proven to be connected, have been traced to Watten in Caithness, Scotland.
Participants of the other McADIE families, particularly those in the same area, would be most welcome to join this project to see how closely we may connect.
William MacAdie **, b. say 1755 ?Wick, Caithness, SCT m Susanna Mullekin / Mullikin / Mullican
├── John McKadie, b. circa Jun 1781 Wick, Caithness, SCT
├── Robert McCadie, b. circa Dec 1785 Wick, Caithness, SCT
├── George McAddie, b. circa Oct 1793 Wick, Caithness, SCT m Margaret Levach
├── James McAdy, b. circa May 1796 Wick, Caithness, SCT
Researcher and particpant wanted to test theory of relationship to Lineage 1 above, given the Ruther connections.George McAdie**, b. say 1781 ?Watten, CAI, SCT m Janet Steven
Researcher and particpant wanted to test theory of relationship to Lineage 1 above, particularly as both have Lynegar connections.John McAdie b. say 1710 Watten, Caithness, SCT m Elspeth Sutherland alias Donaldson
And what about the McHARDY / McHARDIE family of Aberdeen that appear to be connected to Ralph McADIE above?
There are no McHARDY surnames recorded in any of the Caithness Pre 1855 Monumental inscription booklets published but several McADIE and variant surnames in Aberdeen, where this McHARDY may also be found.
└── David McHardy (to Aberdeen from Clyth, Caithness, in 1797 with brother John, to set up blacksmith business)
│ └── David McHardy m. Margaret Johnstone
│ ├── David McHardy m. Margaret Gray
│ │ └── Alexander McHardy b. 1842 (Lieut. Col.)
│ │ └── Alexander McHardy b. 1868 (Brig. General.)
│ └── John McHardy m. Christine Downie
└── John McHardy
Another McHARDY / McHARDIE family of Aberdeen
John McHardy b about 1700 Crathie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
James McHardy b February 13, 1729 in Crathie, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandJames McHardy b October 10, 1772 in St Cyrus, Montrose, ScotlandHenry William McHardy b about 1814Charles Henderson McHardy b about 1859 d January 17, 1928 in Southern District of Long Island, BahamasSamuel Paul McHardy b December 12, 1882 in Southern District, Long Island, BahamasCecil McCardy b about 1913