Person:Alexander McDonald (19)

Alexander P. McDonald
  1. Ronald McDonaldAbt 1812 - 1878
  2. Angus McDonald1819 - 1902
  3. John McDonaldAbt 1820 - Abt 1820
  4. Ann McDonald1820 - 1912
  5. Donald MacdonaldAbt 1822 -
  6. Alexander P. McDonald1830 - 1891
  7. Arthur Archibald McDonaldAbt 1833 - 1897
  8. George McDonaldAbt 1836 - 1893
  9. Duncan MacdonaldAbt 1837 -
  10. Margaret MacdonaldAbt 1840 -
Facts and Events
Name Alexander P. McDonald
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 23 Feb 1830 Beaverton, Ontario, Upper Canada, Canada
Marriage 16 Jan 1860 Beaverton, Ontario, Canada West, CanadaSt. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church
to Mary McRae
Death[3][4] 19 Nov 1891 Millington, Ontario, Ontario, Canada
Burial? Aft 19 Nov 1891 St. Columbkille Roman Catholic Cemetery, Uptergrove, Ontario, Ontario, Canada
Other? 1891 Alt. Death
Reference Number? 3889

UPTERGROVE- TYPHOID FEVER This dreadful disease is in the township this fall, and already several deaths have occurred. Miss Maggie McDonald, one of the finest young women, died of it last week, and now her father, Mr. A.P. McDonald is dying of the same disease...

The Canadian Post, Lindsay, 20 Nov. 1891

  1. Census Records
    1861 Census of Mara Twp., Ontario Co., C. W.;p. 34 # 39.

    QUAY 3 Stated age was 30 at census.

  2. Church baptism record
    Record at St. Pauls R. C Ch., Toronto; LDS film 1309893, item #3, baptisms 1830-33[p5].

    QUAY 3 "Baptisms in 1830" "#21-Feby26th, baptized Alexander aged 3 days, of Alex[and]er McDonell & Christina Cameron, of Thora; sponsors: Donald McDonald & Mary McEnnis, by me, E. Gordon, M. M."

  3. obituary
    The Orillia Times; 26 Nov. 1891.

    QUAY 3 Millington, November 24. - Died at his daughter's residence on the 19th inst., Alexander McDonald, postmaster at Millington, North Mara, in his 62nd year. His father's family came from Scoatas, a pl ace in Inverness-shire, Scotland, to Glengarry in 1821. From there they moved to the township of Thorah in 1828 and resided at the lakeshore near Beaverton for some time at what was afterwards calle d "Hodgson's place." where the late Alexander McDonald was born. ..

  4. tombstone
    St. Columbkille's R. C. Cem., Uptergrove, Ontario; LDS fiche # 0087208, p. 2.

    QUAY 3 "# 11, ...Also A. P. McDonald Died 19 Nov. 1891, aged 61 years..."

  5.   1881 CENSUS.

    Name: Alexander McDonald
    Name Note:
    Gender: Male
    Age: 51y
    Birth Year: 1830
    Birthplace: Ontario
    Marital Status: Married
    Occupation: Farmer
    Ethnicity: Scottish
    Religion: Catholic
    Head of Household Name: Alexander Mcdonald
    Born During Last Year:
    Event Place: Mara, Ontario North, Ontario, Canada
    District Number: 133
    Sub-District: G
    Division: 2
    Page Number: 44
    Household ID: 646516
    Family Number: 184
    Digital Folder Number: 4466327
    Image Number: 00376
    GS Film number: 1375881
    Affiliate Film Number: C-13245

    Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
    Alexander McDonald M 51y Ontario
    Mary McDonald F 41y Ontario
    Jannette McDonald F 20y Ontario
    Alaxander J. McDonald M 18y Ontario
    Margaret C. McDonald F 16y Ontario
    Mary A. McDonald F 14y Ontario
    Duncan F. McDonald M 12y Ontario
    Philip G. McDonald M 9y Ontario
    Christina McDonald F 6y Ontario
    Isabella A. McDonald F 9m Ontario
    Ann McDonald F 56y Ontario

    Citing this Record:
    "Canada Census, 1881," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 12 February 2015), Alexander McDonald, Mara, Ontario North, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 44; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13245, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,881.