Catherine Gage (1791 - 1852):
Catherine Boyd was born in Belfast and lived in Ballycastle, County Antrim. In 1812 she married the Rev. Robert Gage of Rathlin Island, where she lived for the rest of her life. She wrote a two-volume History of Rathlin Island, with illustrations and maps, which begins in the prehistoric era and ends in 1851. The manuscript was unpublished.