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Joseph MCDONALD

Joseph MCDONALD

Male 1851 - 1924  (72 years)

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  • Name Joseph MCDONALD 
    Nickname Joe 
    Born 16 Oct 1851  Cumberland UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Cause of death Diabetes - just before the general introduction of insulin as a treatment.  
    Died 19 Mar 1924  Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I-6370  Christina and Donald McLean
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2017 

    Father Thomas MCDONALD,   b. 1820,   d. 11 Jan 1901  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship -2079 
    Mother Margaret SCOTT,   b. 1819, Scotland UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1902, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship -2079 
    Family ID F-2079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Flora MCDONALD,   b. 8 Sep 1850, Finnis Point SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1939, Horsham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1879  Horsham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Marriage/Wedding 17 Dec 1879  Horsham Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Unbeknown to their families Flora and Joseph slipped away to Horsham Vic, where they were quietly married by the Reverend R B Scott at the Presbyterian Church. Their witnesses were Mary Florence Hall and Letitia Frances Young.
    Although Flora and Joseph have the same surname, their families are not related. 
    Residence Jallumba Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jessie MCDONALD,   b. 23 Sep 1880, Jallumba Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1963, Wimmera Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Edith Florence MCDONALD,   b. 7 Oct 1882, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1884, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +3. William Joseph MCDONALD,   b. 29 May 1884, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1958  (Age 74 years)
     4. Oswald Allan MCDONALD,   b. 3 Nov 1886, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1968  (Age 81 years)
     5. Archibald Ewen MCDONALD,   b. 3 Nov 1886,   d. 8 Feb 1888  (Age 1 years)
     6. Louis Stanley MCDONALD,   b. 4 Feb 1888, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1889  (Age 1 years)
    +7. Edwin Harold MCDONALD,   b. 15 Feb 1890, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1936, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  []
     8. Olive MCDONALD,   b. 4 Sep 1892, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1960  (Age 68 years)
     9. Gordon LLoyd MCDONALD,   b. 1 Jul 1894, Nurrabiel Vic Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1917, Messines France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)  []
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2017 10:07:42 
    Family ID F-2084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    0460 - Flora & Joseph McDonald.jpg
    0460 - Flora & Joseph McDonald.jpg
    0469 - McDonald family at Glencoe, Mockinya - Bill, Jessie, Gordon, Olive, Joe, Flora, Ted & Allan.jpg
    0469 - McDonald family at Glencoe, Mockinya - Bill, Jessie, Gordon, Olive, Joe, Flora, Ted & Allan.jpg
    0462 - First home of Flora & Joseph McDonald.jpg
    0462 - First home of Flora & Joseph McDonald.jpg

    Stories
    Flora McDonald & Joseph McDonald
    Flora McDonald & Joseph McDonald
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1985 & 1995.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] FS BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', 1995, The BRB has a good index for each individual. Copies of the BRB available Strathalbyn National Trust Museum & Library, several libraries around Australia including State Library SA, and Western Australian Genealogical Society Bayswater WA Request assistance for locating a copy through 'Contact us' on this website. , Page 99 in Rachel's section.