McKissack - Lawrenceburg, Tennessee - genealogy
Scotland

McKissack Family
before
immigrated to America

year: 1841 - 1901
McKissack are farmers
mostly from
county of:
Moray, #20
and
Lanarkshire, #18
these are flat farming areas
of Scotland

see maps below of
every 10 year census
1841 - 1901

I believe
McKissack is from
somewhere in the area of
Elgin / Moray / Birnie
Scotland

Scotland
year: 1841
Scotland

Distribution
of
McKissack
Moray 73%, map #20
Aberdeenshire 9%
Lanarkshire 6%
Midlothian 6%
Ayrshire 5%
Renfrewshire 2%
all others 1%
mcKissack in Scotland 1841
year: 1851
Scotland

Distribution
of
McKissack
Moray 41%
Ayrshire 8%
Aberdeenshire 2%
Inverness-shire 2%
Lanarkshire 2%
all other counties 1%
mcKissack in Scotland 1851

year: 1861
Scotland

Distribution
of
McKissack
Moray 32%
Lanarkshire 2%
all other counties 1%
mcKissack in Scotland 1861
year: 1871
Scotland

Distribution
of
McKissack
Moray 17%
Aberdeenshire 6%
Lanarkshire 6%
Midlothian 2%
all other counties 1%
mcKissack in Scotland 1871

year: 1881
Scotland

Distribution
of
McKissack
Lanarkshire 20%
Banffshire 11%
Nairnshire 9%
Moray 9%
Aberdeenshire 9%
Renfrewshire 3%
Ayrshire 2%
all other counties 1%
mcKissack in Scotland 1881
year: 1891
Scotland

Distribution
of
McKissack
Lanarkshire 30%
Nairnshire 9%
Moray 8%
Aberdeenshire 3%
Banffshire 2%
Ayrshire 2%
all other counties 1%
mcKissack in Scotland 1891

year: 1901
Scotland

Distribution
of
McKissack
Lanarkshire 17%
Moray 8%
Nairnshire 6%
Banffshire 6%
Aberdeenshire 6%
all other counties 1%
mcKissack in Scotland 1901

Scotland census records of 1841 - 1901 indicate that the McKissack name came from the following derivatives:
McKessock, McKessack, MacKessack, McKesseck, MacKesseck,
"McKissask and McKessack or MacKissack and MacKessack" was most interchanged.
NOTE: Mc, Mac or Mack: means "son of". McKissack would be "son of" Issack.

GENEALOGY RESOURCES:
UK census online


McKissack Genealogy Index
Genealogy Researcher & webmaster: Henry Jordan (son of Bonnie A. McKissack)