Samuel Chisholm and his wife, Margaret Paterson lived in
Minnigaff and Rerrick. They had three children: Mary, Alexander and Samuel junior. Samuel was an agricultural
labourer, Militia man and railway wagon driver. In 1863, Samuel was killed in an accident while working
on the construction of the Perth to Avimore railway line. Margaret Paterson (or Patterson) married James Skimming
seven years after Samuel's death.
a simple text report version at www.mcskimming.org/report