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Hugh Sheridan MCDONALD

Hugh Sheridan MCDONALD

Male 1890 - 1980  (90 years)

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  • Name Hugh Sheridan MCDONALD 
    Born 12 Sep 1890  West Wail Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • born 'Wyn Wyn' West Wail Vic
    Gender Male 
    Education 1899  Wail West Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hugh was nearly 9 years old when began his formal schooling at the Wail West State School number 3329.  
    Military Service WWI  Egypt Find all individuals with events at this location 
    During WW1, with 2 brothers, served in the AIF overseas and all returned home.
    Hugh was Private H.S. McDonald, 29th Battalion in the 1st AIF.
    He served in Egypt and then trench fighting in northern France. He was injured in the face by a shell blast, subsequently losing the sight of one eye. 
    Health WWI  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Hugh lost the sight of one eye during war service in WW1. 
    Occupation Land valuer with the Victorian Taxation Department. 
    Occupation 1914  Camberwell Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Guard and shunter with the Victorian Railways 
    Residence Camberwell Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    105 Wattle Valley Road Camberwell Vic 
    Died 12 Oct 1980 
    Buried Springvale Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • buried Springvale Botanical Cemetery Vic
    Person ID I-7351  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2017 

    Father Alexander John (Jack) MCDONALD,   b. 28 Oct 1861, Lower Finnis SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1937  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship -2374 
    Mother Jessie SHERIDAN,   b. 8 Jan 1867, Caversham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, Date Unknown 
    Relationship -2374 
    Married 27 Nov 1889  Clear Lake Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • born 'Clear Lake' Vic
    Occupation Yan Yean Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arab and Shetland Pony Stud at Yan Yean, north of Melbourne Victoria 
    Occupation West Wail Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 'Wyn Wyn' West Wail Vic 
    Occupation Horsham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer St Helens Plains Horsham 
    Occupation Streatham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jack was the manager 'Nerrin Nerrin' - a large sheep station five miles south of Streatham in Victoria's Western District. 
    Residence Geelong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Lara Geelong Vic 
    Residence Geelong Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Myer St Geelong Vic 
    Family ID F-2374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Stella WOMERSLEY,   b. 21 Jul 1887,   d. 25 Jun 1974  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1918  Ascot Vale Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • MARRIED St Paul's Church of England Ascot Vale Melbourne Vic
    Residence Heatherdale SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Surrey Hills Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Stella & Hugh lived in Surrey Hills until 1923. 
    Residence 1923  Glenhuntly Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Stella lived in 23 MacGowan Ave Glenhuntly from 1923 until 1940 
    Residence 1953  Blairgowrie Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Retired to Blairgowrie VIC on the southern shore of Port Phillip Bay - for 15 years from 1953 to about 1968. 
    Residence 1968  Maroochydore Qld Find all individuals with events at this location 
    They lived there for about 5 years - from 1968 to 1974.
     
    Residence 1974  Melbourne Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. NW M
    +2. JM M
    +3. William Hugh MCDONALD,   b. 23 Nov 1923, Brisbane Qld Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1985  (Age 61 years)  []
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2017 00:38:21 
    Family ID F-2382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0535 - Wedding day of Stella Womersley & Hugh Sheridan McDonald.jpg
    0535 - Wedding day of Stella Womersley & Hugh Sheridan McDonald.jpg
    Wedding day: Military Uniform WWI; 7 Jun 1918
    0536 - Wedding of Tina & Ted - Christina May McDonald & Ted Parker.jpg
    0536 - Wedding of Tina & Ted - Christina May McDonald & Ted Parker.jpg
    Wedding 2 Sep 1922

    C W (I7507)
    JR W (I7506)

    Stories
    1985 - Hugh Sheridan McDonald & Stella Womersley.pdf
    1985 - Hugh Sheridan McDonald & Stella Womersley.pdf