Alexander McKay came from the North of Ireland to NB in 1812 and settled at Pennfield, Charlotte County.
Son, James McKay, b. 11 Feb 1836 at Pennfield, d. 20 Apr 1916, m. (1st) 26 Dec 1872 Mary Elizabeth Hawkins of Pennfield, b. – , d. 1873: had two sons: married (2nd) Miss Gillespie.
PANB:MC1156 Graves Papers: James McKay, 1 page.
Hugh McKay, born 1794, died 26 Jun 1884, came from County Antrim, Ireland to NB in 1820 and settled in Pennfield Ridge, Charlotte County. He married Sarah Ann Boyd, born c1797 County Antrim, Ireland, died 2 Jul 1878.
The only child mentioned was (Charles) Samuel McKay b. Mar 1839, d. 2 Jun 1915, m. 9 Oct 1861 Mary Elizabeth Justason born in 1843, died on 16 Feb 1899, d/o Phillip and Catherine (McFarlane) Justason.
PANB:MC1/McKay #3,4, 5 pages: Hugh’s brother Alexander McKay b. 1785, died 1855, came to NB in 1822.