MacDonald, Daniel* (2)

Battle:03 Sep 1650, Battle of Dunbar at Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland
Ship/Arrival:ketch Unity; Late Dec 1650, MA Bay Colony
Prisoner and List:Daniel MacDonald; Lost Lives, New Voices
Name Variations:MacDonald/Mackdaniel/Mackneile/Daniel, Neil/Nelemake/Daniel
Residences:Newton, Massachusetts
Other SPOW Associations:
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Possibly the Daniel Mackneile of the John & Sara list, but the names differ somewhat [DR; SPOWS]

IMPORTANT UPDATE! (July 2018)
According to, Christopher Gerrard, Pam Graves, Andrew Millard, Richard Annis, and Anwen Caffell, in, Lost Lives, New Voices: Unlocking the Stories of the Scottish Soldiers at the Battle of Dunbar 1650, (England: Oxbow Books, 2018), on page 254, Neil is categorized as: Possible [that he is a Dunbar prisoner transported on the Unity] MacDonald/Mackdaniel/Mackneile/Daniel, Neil/Nelemake/Daniel. Residences: Newton MA. Possibly the Daniel Mackneile of the John & Sara list, but the names differ somewhat [DR; SPOWS] For explanations of the category, abbreviations and references see List of Dunbar prisoners from Lost Lives, New Voices.


Published: 15 Sep 2018
Updated: 03 Mar 2020
Researchers: Dr. Andrew Millard, Teresa Rust
Editor: Teresa Rust