Seaman JOHN MACKENZIE
"Iain Tob" - Iain Mac Thormoid Tailleir
Last address in Lewis: 37 North Tolsta,
Son of Norman and Margaret Maciver Mackenzie
Husband of Christina Mackenzie, of 37, North Tolsta, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis.
Service unit: Royal Naval Reserve, HMT Izaac Walton
Service number: 6641/A
Date of birth: 1 November 1885
Date of death: 12 August 1915 at the age of 34
Drowned off ship in Granton Harbour
Interred: Edinburgh (Seafield) Cemetery Screen Wall L. 269
Mentioned on family gravestone in North Tolsta Cemetery, Lewis
Local memorial: North Tolsta
John is shown in the 1891 census with his parents Norman (46) and Margaret (40) as well as siblings Angus (15), Mary (13), Margaret (7) and Annie (2).